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Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 05 Nov, 2018
New research suggests that targeting the brain's capillary cells with antidiabetes drugs may relieve Alzheimer's-related brain pathologies.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
A 10-year study of 12,000 diverse older adults finds that loneliness, independently of social isolation, is tied to a 40 percent higher risk of dementia.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 30 Oct, 2018
It may soon be possible to diagnose Alzheimer's in a matter of seconds using a noninvasive eye scanner that simply examines a person's retina.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 26 Oct, 2018
Parkinson’s disease is a neurological condition that affects a person in many different ways. Tremor is a well-known symptom but not the only one. Find out more.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 25 Oct, 2018
Stress can affect every aspect of our mental and physical health. A new study now shows just how exposure to stress can impact memory and brain volume.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 23 Oct, 2018
Do you tend to breathe more through your nose or through your mouth? Your answer may affect your ability to consolidate new memories.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 19 Oct, 2018
A large review suggests that the herpes virus may result in a heightened risk of senile dementia, and may account for numerous Alzheimer's diagnoses.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 17 Oct, 2018
A postmortem study of brain tissue tests and interviews of those close to the deceased ties some psychiatric symptoms to early Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 16 Oct, 2018
Our diets can influence the state of our health. Research in mice now suggests that one regimen — the ketogenic diet — may even prevent cognitive decline.
Alzheimer's / Dementia Posted on 15 Oct, 2018
The findings of a new study suggest that some antidepressants may block the growth of toxic plaques in the brain, thus helping to treat dementia.