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National Policy Discussion on Diagnosing Early-Stage Alzheimer's by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Mon 21 Jul 2008 10:19am This looks interesting and hopefully will lead to some real action. I'll try to post highlights of the conference as they become available. clipped fromwww.newswise.com The Alzheimer Research Forum, the Web’s foremost community of AD researchers, in collaboration with the Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer’s Initiative and Alzhei ... Read on »
National Policy Discussion on Diagnosing Early-Stage Alzheimer's by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Sat 23 Aug 2008 11:56pm This looks interesting and hopefully will lead to some real action. I'll try to post highlights of the conference as they become available. clipped from www.newswise.com The Alzheimer Research Forum, the Web’s foremost community of AD researchers, in collaboration with the Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer ... Read on »
Diagnosing early Alzheimer’s and Mild Cognitive Impairment: Emerging Challenges and Implications by Alvaro F. Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 07 Feb 2012 2:21pm Blurry line in diagnosing early Alzheimer’s: study  (Reuters): “The revised definition of a brain condition called mild cognitive impairment means that many people now considered to have mild or early Alzheimer’s disease could easily be given that diagnosis instead, suggests a new study.” “Creighton Phelps, head of the Alzheimer’s ... Read on »
Can Metabolic Syndrome Be Diagnosed Early? by Ng Peng Hock Patient Expert Posted Sun 12 Jan 2014 9:24pm Metabolic syndrome, which is a disorder of energy utilization and storage, is the name for a group of 5 risk factors that raises one’s risk for many health problems including diabetes, heart disease and stroke. The 5 risk factors are abdominal (central) obesity, high blood pressure, high fasting blood sugar, high triglycerides level, and low high ... Read on »
Dr. Bob Sears's The Autism Book Brings Early Detection, Treatment, Recovery and Prevention To Light by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Wed 14 Apr 2010 12:00am By Anne Dachel   I just finished reading The Autism Book: What Every Parent Needs to Know About Early Detection, Treatment, Recovery, and Prevention    by Robert Sears, MD (Little Brown.)   Like many parents would naturally do, I looked for what he had to say about very specific questions: 1) How does Sears address t ... Read on »
Autism: genetics, early detection and the ethics of screening newborns by Kathy J. Patient Expert Posted Sat 23 Jan 2010 7:51am New from All in the Mind. News of the largest studies on the genetics of autism to date is out, paving the way for genetic risk testing in the future. And, Australian research suggests autistic behaviours can be detected as early as eight months. So should we be screening newborns for neurological disord ... Read on »
ASAN Declares Opposition to Autism Research, Surveillance, Education, Early Detection, and Intervention by MJ Posted Fri 03 Jun 2011 10:17pm The Autistic Self Advocacy Network , otherwise known as ASAN, has announced that they oppose renewing the Combating Autism Act.  For those of you who don't know, the Combating Autism Act (CAA) was passed in 2006 in response to the growing public health crisis of autism. The purpose of the CAA was to - Develop disabilities surveillance ... Read on »
Autism: Faces and lungs by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Wed 26 Oct 2011 8:32pm Two stories out in the past couple of days point to physical differences in autistics: faces and lungs. One study found that facial features were quantitatively different in autistic children than in non-autistic children. In MU study links facial features to autism , Janese Silvey wrote: A new University of Missouri study shows t ... Read on »
Australian Scientists Developed Genetic Testing for Early Detection of Autism by Lena Butler Posted Sat 15 Sep 2012 1:50pm A team of researchers at the University of Melbourne, Australia, developed a revolutionary genetic test that can help predict a child’s risk of developing Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), the Herald Sun reports. Lead researcher Professor Stan Skafidas and colleagues said the blood test could help clinicians detect the disorder and provide ... Read on »
Clinic Notes: Early Detection of Autism Redux by Dr. Gary B. Doctor of Philosophy Posted Sun 20 Sep 2009 10:30pm Autism is usually diagnosed between the second and third year of life when language fails to develop. (This is also the time when children receive vaccinations for common childhood diseases hence the association between the mercury in the vaccines being the cause of autism, which is still being hotly debated.) As I mentioned in a previous blog so ... Read on »