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Could a cell phone game detect who is at risk of Alzheimer’s?
 

Could a cell phone game detect who is at risk of Alzheimer’s?

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An Alzheimer’s diagnosis often relies on signs of memory problems. However, these issues usually do not appear until years after the disease has taken hold. A new smartphone game is using spatial navigation to detect Alzheimer’s before it is too late. Anothe…

IBS: Telephone- and web-based CBT relieve symptoms
 

IBS: Telephone- and web-based CBT relieve symptoms

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The usual treatment for irritable bowel syndrome consists of drugs and advice on lifestyle and diet. Now, a new study suggests that giving interactive web-based or telephone-based cognitive behavioral therapy on top of usual care can reduce symptoms more effe…