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New research shows relationship between activity and mortality in elderly

3 hours 14 min ago
Doing just a few minutes at a time of any level of physical activity, is linked to a lower risk of death in older men according to a new study published online in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. Providing the recommended 150 minute weekly tally of moderate physical activity is reached, total volume, rather than activity in 10 minute bouts, as current guidelines suggest, might be key, the Sreeram Penna
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Role of calcium in Parkinson's disease

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:44
The international team, led by the University of Cambridge found that excess levels of calcium in brain cells may lead to the formation of toxic clusters that are the hallmark of Parkinson's disease. Their research found that calcium can mediate the interaction between small membranous structures inside nerve endings, which are important for neuronal signalling in the brain, and alpha-synuclein, Sreeram Penna
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