Daily Archives: May 7, 2018

Tina Fey's Comedy Dream Team For A Late Night TV Show

Fey’s love for Saturday Night Live and its talent must run strong, as every member of her comedy dream team had been a cast member on the series at one point. Maya Rudolph, Amy Poehler, and Will Ferrell had all worked with Tina Fey on Saturday Night Live. Bill Murray and Eddie Murphy were on the series well before Tina ...

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Increased physical fitness may offset cognitive deterioration in dementia

Physical fitness is associated with better cognitive performance in older adults with dementia, according to a new study from UCL. The positive effects were found to be independent of past levels of exercise and illness duration, suggesting it’s never too late to benefit from good levels of physical fitness, even after the onset of dementia. For the study, published today ...

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Potential new therapy relieves chronic itch

The roots of chronic itching have long remained a mystery. Meanwhile, those with the condition suffer from an unrelenting and sometimes debilitating urge to scratch. Now, new research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has identified immune signaling molecules that are essential for activating neurons in the skin to cause chronic itching. In a small study, the ...

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