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Drug slows cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s patients, study finds

Researchers have hailed the dawn of a new era of therapies for Alzheimer’s disease after a clinical trial confirmed that a drug slows cognitive decline in patients in the early stages of the disease. The result comes after decades of failure in the field and has encouraged experts to say that Alzheimer’s disease – which …

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The 30-year fixed rate fell to 6.6% as inflation slowed, saving the average family $100 a month

Mortgage rates register biggest weekly drop in nearly 40 YEARS as inflation slows

Homebuyers will save $100 a month after mortgage rates saw their biggest weekly drop since 1981. The 30-year fixed rate fell to 6.6% as inflation slowed. A week ago the rate was above seven percent while 12 months ago the rate for a 30-year fixed rate was 3.1 percent. According to Redfin, the drop saves …

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Inflation slows and markets soar, driven by tech stocks: How we make sense of this big week

Inflation slows and markets soar, driven by tech stocks: How we make sense of this big week

Markets closed higher for the week after a stellar rally on Thursday that saw big tech stocks soar amid weaker-than-expected consumer price index (CPI) data for October. The S&P 500 closed more than 5% higher for the week, its best week since June. Bond yields and the U.S. dollar fell as investors hoped CPI news …

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No easy fix for China as economy slows more than expected

No easy fix for China as economy slows more than expected

‘How America Works’ host Mike Rowe reacts to Biden by saying he will shut down America’s coal plants in favor of solar and wind systems on ‘Varney & Co.’ A series of surprisingly weak Chinese economic data this month prompted policymakers to deliver more stimulus, but it also shows the limited effect more monetary easing …

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