In Vivo Assessment of #Retinal Biomarkers by Hyperspectral Imaging: Early Detection of #Alzheimer’s Disease

..The retina is a developmental extension of the brain and has been viewed as a window to evaluate AD-related pathology. ..Described herein is the utilization of our retinal hyperspectral imaging (rHSI) technique as a biomarker for identification of AD-related early pathological changes in the retina The underlying principle is Rayleigh light scattering, which is expected from low-order Aβ aggregates present in early pathology ..The largest … Continue reading In Vivo Assessment of #Retinal Biomarkers by Hyperspectral Imaging: Early Detection of #Alzheimer’s Disease

Specific #jobs linked to poor #heart health for women

..Compared to women in other occupations: Social workers were 36% more likely to have poor heart health. Retail cashiers were 33% more likely to have poor heart health. Women in some health care roles were up to 16% more likely to have poor heart health, especially in the areas of nursing and psychiatry and home health aides. Registered nurses had a 14% increased risk of … Continue reading Specific #jobs linked to poor #heart health for women