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Eisai/Biogen to Advance Alzheimer’s Drug, Provide Fresh Hope

By Julie Steenhuysen and Deena Beasley (Reuters) Eisai Co Ltd and Biogen Inc will move forward with late-stage clinical trials of their Alzheimer’s disease drug, BAN2401,...

Regular Sauna Users May Have Fewer Chronic Diseases

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  People who visit the sauna frequently may be less likely to develop heart and lung diseases or to get the flu...

Biogen/Eisai Alzheimer’s Drug Cuts Cognitive Decline 30 Percent: Study

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) Biogen Inc and partner Eisai Co Ltd said patients with early-stage Alzheimer's disease treated with their experimental drug BAN2401 experienced...

Lowering Blood Pressure Cuts Risk of Memory Decline: U.S. Study

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) Aggressively lowering blood pressure significantly reduced the risk of mild cognitive impairment and dementia among hypertension patients in a large...

Biogen, Eisai’s Alzheimer’s Drug Succeeds in Mid-Stage Trial, Shares Soar

(Reuters) Japanese drugmaker Eisai Co and Biogen Inc said that the final analysis of a mid-stage trial of their Alzheimer's drug showed positive results...

Mild Brain Injuries Tied to Increased Dementia Risk

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) People who have a mild traumatic brain injury - even without loss of consciousness - may be more than twice as...
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