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Obesity impacts memory & concentration, providing an alternative explanation to harm claimed from a toxic exposure

Prior posts have noted that the key to toxic torts is causation. Prior posts have also noted some potential alternative factors that should be considered when various types of harm are alleged that supposedly result from a toxic tort. Now, obesity may be a factor in impaired memory and concentration...

Bird Flu May Increase Risk of Parkinson's

At least in mice, the "bird flu", known more specifically as H5N1, may make those who survive the disease more susceptible to Parkinson's Disease. Although flu is generally thought of as a disease of the body, H5N1 can move into the brain. How it gets there is subject to debate. Some researchers...