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Everything You Need to Know About 'The Act,' Hulu's New True-Crime Series Starring Joey King

There are too many true-crime TV shows and movies to watch these days, said no one ever. On March 20, Hulu is set to roll out the first two episodes of its new true-crime series, The Act. Kicking off your next TV obsession is the tragic and disturbing story of Dee Dee Blanchard and her… Read More »

We may finally know what causes Alzheimer’s – and how to stop it

Alzheimer’s disease has destroyed neurons in the right-hand brain aboveJessica Wilson/Science Photo Library By Debora MacKenzie AFTER decades of disappointment, we may have a new lead on fighting Alzheimer’s disease. Compelling evidence that the condition is caused by a bacterium involved in gum disease could prove a game-changer in tackling one of medicine’s biggest mysteries,… Read More »

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about convulsions

A convulsion is a general term that people use to describe uncontrollable muscle contractions. Some people may use it interchangeably with the word “seizure,” although a seizure refers to an electrical disturbance in the brain. Seizures may cause a person to have convulsions, but this is not always the case. In this article, learn more… Read More »