Unmasking Multiple Sclerosis

Unmasking Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple SCLEROSIS Awareness March is Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Awareness Month, so this WEEKLY takes a look at the science behind the disease and some of the treatments developed for it. MS typically occurs in susceptible individuals between the ages of 20 and 50, and...
Spotlight On Macular Degeneration

Spotlight On Macular Degeneration

Getting old is for the birds. Time has its way with nearly every part of us: skin, hair, muscles. Few changes are more alarming, however, than those to our eyes. There’s more to old eyes than bifocals and cataracts though. One of the most common eye diseases is...
Alzheimer’s Disease: A Tough Nut To Crack

Alzheimer’s Disease: A Tough Nut To Crack

Alzheimer’s disease: A tough nut to crack September 21 is World Alzheimer’s Day, a day focused on raising awareness of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). This week and next, we’ll review what is known about AD, and summarize novel treatments in development. Alzheimer’s...