Alzheimer’s disease affects most known biological pathways in the brain, researchers find

Nearly 6 million older adults have Alzheimer’s disease in the United States, a number expected to double by 2050. Already the sixth leading cause of death, Alzheimer’s disease is a complex neurodegenerative disease that causes memory loss, confusion, poor judgment, depression, delusions and agitation that robs people of their ability to live independently. Currently, the […]

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Oklahoma reaches $250 mln opioid settlement with drug distributors

Oklahoma has reached a $250 million settlement with AmerisourceBergen Corp (ABC.N), Cardinal Health Inc (CAH.N) and McKesson Corp (MCK.N) to resolve allegations the drug distributors contributed to the opioid epidemic in the state, Oklahoma Attorney General John O’Connor said on Monday. O’Connor said Oklahoma recovered more money from the distributors than the state would have […]

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