Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation May Help Relieve Chronic Pain

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a device for the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD) or treatment-resistant depression (TRD) in 2008. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a drug-free, noninvasive therapy... Read more »

Prince George’s County Executive To Run For Maryland Governor

Earlier this week, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III announced he would seek the Democratic nomination in next year’s June primary. Baker, 58, describes his record as a turnaround story... Read more »
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Two Common Antidepressant Drugs Prevents Onset Of Dementia

Several years ago, a team of researchers from the Medical Research Council (MRC) discovered a significant pathway that causes brain cells to die in mice. Now, these researchers have discovered that two... Read more »

Hypertension And Hyperlipidemia During Midlife Increase The Risk Of Alzheimer’s In Late-Life

A new study conducted by researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine reveals a growing number of vascular risk factors, including hypertension, diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol), smoking and obesity cause... Read more »

A New Study Suggests Tea May Reduce Risk Of Cognitive Impairment In Later Life

The discovery of tea was inadvertent, according to an ancient Chinese legend. In 2736 BCE, Shen Nung, the Chinese emperor, was lounging under a tree while his servant was boiling water. Leaves... Read more »