Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

A happy and positive partner will make you healthier

A happy and positive partner will make you healthier

Poor neuronal connectivity between two brain regions may be predictive of Alzheimer's risk

Poor neuronal connectivity between two brain regions may be predictive of Alzheimer's risk

Bacterial DNA promotes tau protein misfolding and aggregation, study shows

Bacterial DNA promotes tau protein misfolding and aggregation, study shows

Accumulated brain protein affects genes in Alzheimer's disease

Accumulated brain protein affects genes in Alzheimer's disease

Macrophages migrate from the blood to attack brain tissue shortly after stroke

Macrophages migrate from the blood to attack brain tissue shortly after stroke

Greater motor reserve in long-distance skiers may help postpone onset of Parkinson's disease

Greater motor reserve in long-distance skiers may help postpone onset of Parkinson's disease

Research shows how the brain's immune system could be activated to improve memory

Research shows how the brain's immune system could be activated to improve memory

Blood test for inflammatory and cell senescence biomarkers may help predict cognitive decline

Blood test for inflammatory and cell senescence biomarkers may help predict cognitive decline

Taller body height in young men linked to lower risk of dementia in old age

Taller body height in young men linked to lower risk of dementia in old age

New multiplexed electrical biosensor for accurate detection of Alzheimer's disease

New multiplexed electrical biosensor for accurate detection of Alzheimer's disease

Non-invasive method for early identification of Alzheimer's disease and related dementia

Non-invasive method for early identification of Alzheimer's disease and related dementia

Most vulnerable patients are not reimbursed fairly by Medicare, research finds

Most vulnerable patients are not reimbursed fairly by Medicare, research finds

Metformin could help leaky gut

Metformin could help leaky gut

Researchers culture human blood-brain barrier on a chip

Researchers culture human blood-brain barrier on a chip

Clinical trial of two investigational drugs for rare, inherited Alzheimer's yields disappointing results

Clinical trial of two investigational drugs for rare, inherited Alzheimer's yields disappointing results

Researchers simulate leaky gut conditions using 3D models of human intestines

Researchers simulate leaky gut conditions using 3D models of human intestines

Researchers receive federal grant to evaluate potential imaging biomarker for Alzheimer's

Researchers receive federal grant to evaluate potential imaging biomarker for Alzheimer's

Neurons critical for learning and forming memories found to be synchronized

Neurons critical for learning and forming memories found to be synchronized

Study highlights urgent need to address funding and workforce in palliative care

Study highlights urgent need to address funding and workforce in palliative care

New technology distinguishes between two progressive neurodegenerative diseases

New technology distinguishes between two progressive neurodegenerative diseases