Researchers examining Parkinson’s resilience

Diseases have a spectrum of risk, even those partially embedded in genes such as Parkinson’s disease. C. elegans, seen here as hundreds living on a plate viewed through the lens of a microscope, share roughly half their genes with humans. […]

Home sensors that can predict when an elderly person will have a fall 3 WEEKS before they have the accident

Infra-red monitors can detect subtle changes in the health of elderly people Sensors are placed in each room of the house and monitor walking speed Experts say it allows medical personnel to intervene before a collapse happens People can live […]