Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Herbal supplement industry questions DNA tests after New York halts some sales

...Clarkson study tested hundreds of bottles of store-brand herbal supplements sold as treatments for everything from memory loss to prostate trouble, and found 4 out of 5 contained none of the herbs listed on the labels.At the University of Guelph...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-08/herbal-supplement-industry
Study: Many herbal supplements aren't what the label says

...fact, DNA testing on hundreds of bottles of store-brand herbal supplements sold as treatments for everything from memory loss to prostate trouble found that four out of five contained none of the herbs on the label. Instead, they were packed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-03/study-many-herbal-supplement
Senior-living developments likely to boom, including in Augusta

...not be too far from reality.Ranging from a 134-apartment retirement resort in Evans to a 42,000-square-foot memory-loss facility in Augusta, the metro area will gain several new senior-focused developments this year.Industry experts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-09/senior-livi
New senior-living community to break ground next week

...Parkway that will house senior-living apartments and a separate section for patients with Alzheimer's and other memory-loss illnesses.Construction of the center, to be called Benton House, will start Tuesday and is expected to conclude...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-10/new-senior-
Getting a handle on memory loss

...initiative prove the popularity of memory-loss prevention. The program, which...there's more to the disease than just memory loss. Language, spatial and visual...affected for the diagnosis to be true memory loss; otherwise a person might just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/13/liv_1724.shtml
Life & style
Sharpen the brain to counter age-related memory loss

...Consequently, some degree of memory loss may accompany aging. But there...we age, which may contribute to memory loss. It is prudent to avoid activities...of tiny strokes that can cause memory loss. There has been a lot of publicity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/10/ent_238555.shtml
Things to Do
Doctor led way in innovative memory loss, drug research

...the way in innovate research of diseases relating to memory loss, the 60-year-old also had worked on drug and substance...research has really changed our understanding of diseases of memory loss and their treatment," Caldwell said. "He's been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-03-06/doctor-led-way-innovative-mem
Metro
Microorganism a fish killer

...their bodies, reported feeling faint or complained of memory loss after coming into contact with brown water fouled with...they suffered severe neurological symptoms, including memory loss, after handling the organism in a lab in 1993. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/17/tec_206942.shtml
XXX Technology
A test that predicts Alzheimer's

...what factors contribute to early memory loss. "We have now isolated a marker...the brain. It initially causes memory loss and eventually dementia, but there...disease or even distinguish it from memory loss caused by other medical problems...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/12/tec_319193.shtml
XXX Technology
Blood test could help diagnose Alzheimer's earlier

...Alzheimer's dementia.Dementia is a brain disease and limits a person's ability to function. Its symptoms include memory loss, difficulties with speech and inability to find one's way around the house. Alzheimer's is the most common type...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-05-07/blood-test-could-help-diagno