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Medical News Today: Alzheimer's may be treated with diabetes drugs

A new study finds that people with Alzheimer’s disease who also took antidiabetes medication exhibited fewer molecular markers of the neurological condition. These findings could inform future Alzheimer’s treatments. A study examined the molecular pathways of brain tissue and the cells that line the inside of blood vessels in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s… Read More »

Bill Cassidy touts Netflix, but for funding pricey hepatitis drugs

Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., co-authored a paper on Tuesday that proposes setting up a Netflix-like subscription model for states to cover skyrocketing costs for hepatitis C treatments. The idea, put forth in a paper published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, highlights the bind that many states are in, struggling to pay for… Read More »