ScienceDaily (2011-08-22) — The cause of ALS, a fatal disease that paralyzes its victims, has long eluded scientists. But a new study for the first time has identified a common cause of all forms of ALS, opening a new field to find a treatment. The cause is a broken recycling system in the neurons in the spinal cord and brain that results in severely damaged cells. The finding also may have a wider role in other dementias such as Alzheimer’s.
Bye Bye dentist drill, Bye Bye cavities. Hello teeth with no nasty holes. And Bye Bye to two more sources of dental pain!