Deseases

Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease has been on the forefront of a massive amount of research in the last decades. Despite there not being a cure for it, the research continues to explore different aspects of the therapy. One such aspect is the detection and potential prevention. This mental illness that affects 5.1 million Americans is known to be mostly caused by genetic disorder. Based on this information, a new genetic test was recently developed by an international team of researchers led by a University of California scientist and was able to successfully predict the age at which a given subject might contract the disease many years before they do. (more…)

Erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction is a very serious problem for a lot of men all over the world. It is reported that the deficiency affects 10 percent of the world’s male population and almost 50 percent of all men between the ages of 40 and 70 years old. This problem can happen due to multiple various causes ranging from surgeries such as prostate surgery, high blood pressure, diabetes to cardiovascular disease and even psychological issues. (more…)