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Today’s Health Headlines

 

Eating ice cream for breakfast makes us “smarter”
I’ll take anything I can get. This study found ice cream first thing in the morning improved mental alertness, and it wasn’t just because it was cold.  Maybe its the brain freeze…..

Blood thinners, diabetic medications and antibiotics top list of meds sending Americans to the ER

1 in 250 appear to have an adverse related drug event and opioids are on the rise as well.

Promising Alzheimer’s drug fails to work
 
Solanezumab was exciting because it “soaked up” amyloid before it could deposit in the brain.  Didn’t appear to prevent cognitive decline.

http://time.com/4581267/eli-lilly-company-alzheimers-disease-drug/

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Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Board Certified Family Medicine Physician, Assistant Professor Touro University Nevada

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