The nose is the newest clue to &to=http://english.pravda.ru/society/2002/06/29/31468.html' target=_blank>Alzheimer's disease. A simple scent test could determine whether a case of mild, short-term memory loss will develop into the progressive neurological disorder. Specific scents are the key. Strawberry, smoke, soap, menthol, clove, pineapple, natural gas, lilac, lemon and leather: People with mild cognitive impairment who cannot identify these scents will develop Alzheimer's disease, according to research from the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology, reports WASHINGTON TIMES.
Dr Davangere Devanand and colleagues set out to determine which odours are best to use. They tested 150 people with minimal to mild cognitive impairment (MCI).
Representatives of the Israeli Defence Ministry responded to recent reports about the possible delivery of S-300 SAM systems from Russia to Syria. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel would destroy those systems
Russia is to start supplying S-300 air defence systems to Syria in the near future. The shipments will be conducted free of charge