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This Week In Health: A Heightened Risk Of Everything

“This Week In Health” offers some highlights from the world of health news and wellness tips that you may have missed this week.

July 15, 2015

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease, With An Antidepressant

By Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times Citalopram, an antidepressant better known by its commercial name Celexa, has a remarkable side effect, a new study has found: In both mice bred to develop Alzheimer’s disease and in healthy human volunteers, the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, or SSRI, drives down the production of a protein called beta-amyloid, […]

May 14, 2014