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Wednesday December 11th, 2019 12:46AM

AP Health - Senior Health

Bipartisan Medicare drug bill gets makeover to lower copays
A bipartisan Senate bill to curb prescription drug costs for Medicare enrollees is getting a makeover that would lower copays and make it easier for seniors to budget
4:28PM ( 4 days ago )
Senators urge Medicare to allow seniors a drug plan do-over
Leading senators are urging Medicare to allow seniors concerned about their drug plan pick for next year to switch if they believe they received inaccurate information
3:43PM ( 4 days ago )
Experts split sharply over experimental Alzheimer’s drug
Experts are sharply split over the effectiveness of an experimental new Alzheimer’s drug
3:43PM ( 5 days ago )
New details emerge on drug that may slow Alzheimer’s disease
A company that claims it has the first drug to slow mental decline from Alzheimer's disease made its case to scientists Thursday, disclosing more results to help explain why one study of it succeeded and another failed
12:40PM ( 5 days ago )
Drug can curb dementia’s delusions, researchers find
A study found that the drug that curbs delusions in Parkinson's patients did the same for people with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia
8:53PM ( 6 days ago )
Lawyers say federal death row prisoner has Alzheimer’s
Lawyers for a federal prisoner scheduled to be put to death next month are asking a judge to halt the execution because the prisoner has Alzheimer’s disease and schizophrenia
1:21PM ( 1 week ago )
Tech service provider for nursing homes a ransomware victim
Hackers have launched a ransomware attack against a Milwaukee-based company that provides technology services to more than 100 nursing homes nationwide
2:20PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Russia faces possible track expulsion over faked documents
The governing body for track and field will consider expelling Russia from membership following a raft of new charges that senior officials faked medical records
2:05PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Medicare drug plan finder can steer seniors to higher costs
Medicare’s revamped online drug plan finder could prove confusing and costly for consumers
6:40PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Glitch in Medicare drug plan finder could cost consumers
Glitch in Medicare’s revamped online drug plan finder could prove confusing and costly for consumers
1:34PM ( 2 weeks ago )