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February 10, 2005

Idaho to Test Multiple Sclerosis Link to Nuclear Testing

"A study is under way to determine whether Idaho has a higher rate of multiple sclerosis than other Western states because of nuclear testing in Nevada decades ago."

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February 04, 2005

Doctor Diagnosed with Disease He Fought: ALS

Dr. Richard Olney, a top neurologist who dedicated his career to helping those afflicted with the fatal "Lou Gehrig's disease", has made the self-diagnosis that he is also aflicted with the disease.

Posted by news editor at 07:37 PM | Comments (0)

February 01, 2005

Test May Detect Alzheimer's Earlier

"A highly sensitive new test could lead to a different way to diagnose people with Alzheimer's disease, possibly helping find the illness in its early stages when there might be time for treatment."

Posted by news editor at 08:52 AM | Comments (0)