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Cardiometabolic Diseases Accelerate Cognitive Decline, Dementia

Dose-dependent response seen with increasing number of cardiometabolic diseases and cognitive decline

Prevalence of Substance Use Down in Youth During Pandemic

Review shows youth alcohol, cannabis, tobacco, and e-cigarette/vaping use all declined during the pandemic

Financial Altruism May Indicate Cognitive Decline in Seniors

Financial altruism negatively associated with performance on cognitive measures known to be sensitive to early Alzheimer disease

Sex Differences Seen in COVID-19 Sequelae, Long COVID

Following SARS-CoV-2 infection, women more likely to develop long COVID-19 syndrome than men

Disparities in Obesity Rates Seen Among U.S. Adolescents

From 1999 to 2018, increasing prevalence of teen obesity associated with low-income households, lower education level for head of household

Neurological Symptoms Persist After SARS-CoV-2 Infection

Memory impairment and decreased concentration most prevalent symptoms at six-month follow-up

Neurological Symptoms Persist After SARS-CoV-2 Infection

Memory impairment and decreased concentration most prevalent symptoms at six-month follow-up

Graph Convolutional Network Can Classify Schizophrenia

GCN enabled nominally higher classification accuracy compared with support vector machine

Medicare Could Have Saved $3.6 Billion on Generic Drugs in 2020

Authors say Medicare could have saved up to $3.6 billion by purchasing generics at Mark Cuban Cost Plus Drug Company prices

New Alzheimer Disease Drug Delivers Disappointing Results

Trial was the first to test a drug meant to delay or halt mental decline in people who have a genetic predisposition