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First Steps to Treating Dementia May Lie in Related Diseases

May 22, 2023

If there’s one thing neuroscientist Kasper Roet is feeling these days, it’s optimism. QurAlis, the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based biotechnology company he cofounded in 2016, recently ushered two drug candidates…

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How to Connect With Your Grandkids Through Reading

May 9, 2023

Since my children were little, their grandparents have been sending them snippets clipped from magazines and newspapers in the mail. With headlines like “World’s Largest Snake” and…

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Four Things to Know About Depression and Older Adults

April 25, 2023

Feeling down every once in a while is a normal part of life, but if these feelings last a few weeks or months, you may have depression. Read…

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13 Ways to Protect Yourself From Fraud

April 10, 2023

Scams are rampant these days, with criminals stealing a reported $8.8 billion from Americans last year, according to the Federal Trade Commission. But there are ways to protect…

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Hearing Loss: A Common Problem for Older Adults

March 27, 2023

Hearing loss is a common problem caused by loud noise, aging, disease, and genetic variations. About one-third of older adults have hearing loss, and the chance of developing hearing…

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How to Earn More Interest on Your Savings

March 10, 2023

Interest rates on savings — whether for cash stashed in money market mutual funds, bank money market accounts or certificates of deposit (CDs) — are hitting levels last…

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