Biden welcomes Macron amid friction over US climate law

Biden welcomes Macron amid friction over US climate law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents Joe Biden and Emmanuel Macron They are celebrating the longstanding relationship between the United States and France, but these are friends with differences. The French leader is taking advantage of his visit to Washington to harshly criticize aspects of his ally’s flagship climate law as bad business for Europe. Biden was … Read more

What increased hope in Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug means for Eli Lilly

What increased hope in Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug means for Eli Lilly

Wall Street increasingly believes that US drug regulators will approve Biogen’s latest experimental Alzheimer’s treatment (BIIB) after the release of detailed data from late-stage clinical trials. It’s a development that may have positive implications for Eli Lilly (LLY) because the holding club is investigating a similar drug that targets the disease. Lecanemab, co-developed by Biogen … Read more

Chinese spaceship with 3 docks on board with space station

Chinese spaceship with 3 docks on board with space station

BEIJING (AP) — Three Chinese astronauts docked to their country’s space station early Wednesday, where they will sit alongside the three crew members already on board for several days and expand the facility to its full size. Docking with Tiangong Station occurred at 5:42 a.m. Wednesday, about six and a half hours after the Shenzhou-15 … Read more

The Great Barrier Reef should be placed on the ‘endangered’ list, a UN-backed report shows

The Great Barrier Reef should be placed on the ‘endangered’ list, a UN-backed report shows

CNN — The Great Barrier Reef should be added to the list of world heritage sites that are “in danger”, a team of scientists concluded after conducting a mission to the world’s largest coral reef system. In a new UN-backed report published on Monday, scientists said the reef faces great threats from the climate crisis … Read more

Improve memory as you age by eating more flavonols, study finds

Improve memory as you age by eating more flavonols, study finds

Editor’s note: Subscribe to CNN’s Eat, But Better: Mediterranean Style. Our eight-part guide shows you a delicious, expert-backed eating lifestyle that will improve your health for life. CNN — Eating more flavonols, antioxidants found in many vegetables, fruits, tea and wine, may slow the rate of memory loss, a new study finds. The cognitive scores … Read more

Improve memory as you age by eating more flavonols, study finds

Improve memory as you age by eating more flavonols, study finds

CNN — Eating more flavonols, antioxidants found in many vegetables, fruits, tea and wine, may slow the rate of memory loss, a new study finds. The cognitive scores of people in the study who ate the most flavonols declined 0.4 units per decade more slowly than people who ate the least flavonols. The results held … Read more

USask researchers discover possible new treatment for brain cancer

USask researchers discover possible new treatment for brain cancer

Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan have discovered a new chemotherapy that allows a drug to be delivered directly to the tumor. Dr. Mike Moser set out to develop a new method to kill cancer cells in the brain while preserving the tissue around them. “But the results we found were that when we used … Read more

The future of COVID mutations depends on this game of chance

The future of COVID mutations depends on this game of chance

It is not surprising that the new coronavirus mutates. That’s what viruses do. The surprising thing about SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID, is that it mutates rapidly. And two years after the pandemic, it abruptly mutated Really fast, and produced the Omicron variant, whose descendants still dominate the world. The big question now is … Read more

Secrets of ‘SuperAgers’ with superior memory until the 80s

Secrets of ‘SuperAgers’ with superior memory until the 80s

Editor’s note: Sign up for CNN’s Fitness, But Better newsletter series. Our seven-part guide will help you settle into a healthy routine, backed by experts. CNN — Despite volunteering and working out at the gym several days a week, socializing frequently with friends and family, reading all kinds of books, and doing crossword puzzles every … Read more

What differentiates ‘SuperAgers’ from people with ‘weak memory skills’

What differentiates ‘SuperAgers’ from people with ‘weak memory skills’

There is a group of people that longevity researchers call “SuperAgers,” who are in their 80s, but have the cognitive function of those decades younger. On the contrary, it is possible that your brain is older than your chronological age, which is what we want to avoid. As a neuroscience researcher and author of “The … Read more