Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

GlyNAC could improve many age-associated defects in older humans

GlyNAC could improve many age-associated defects in older humans

Large U.S. study identifies sociodemographic and clinical factors associated with SARS-CoV-2 testing and positivity

Large U.S. study identifies sociodemographic and clinical factors associated with SARS-CoV-2 testing and positivity

Normal-tension glaucoma linked to increased risk of cognitive impairment

Normal-tension glaucoma linked to increased risk of cognitive impairment

Physical inactivity associated with the burden of global non-communicable diseases and deaths

Physical inactivity associated with the burden of global non-communicable diseases and deaths

Mimicking stress signals can protect the brain and retina from aging

Mimicking stress signals can protect the brain and retina from aging

Major CIHR grant to help find and tackle the root cause of neurodegenerative disease

Major CIHR grant to help find and tackle the root cause of neurodegenerative disease

Research sheds light on a new neuroprotective mechanism to control damage following brain injury

Research sheds light on a new neuroprotective mechanism to control damage following brain injury

Scientists identify new genetic clues to treat “silent’ stroke

Scientists identify new genetic clues to treat “silent’ stroke

Newly identified pathway controls dangerous overreactions in the body's immune system

Newly identified pathway controls dangerous overreactions in the body's immune system

New "machine learning" method helps analyze large amounts of biological data

New "machine learning" method helps analyze large amounts of biological data

UArizona researcher finds a unique approach to tackle both Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes

UArizona researcher finds a unique approach to tackle both Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes

Study shows persisting cognitive benefits of common Alzheimer’s treatment

Study shows persisting cognitive benefits of common Alzheimer’s treatment

Frequent consumption of outside meals linked to all-cause mortality

Frequent consumption of outside meals linked to all-cause mortality

Researchers are testing wearable devices to detect early Alzheimer's, other neurodegenerative diseases

Researchers are testing wearable devices to detect early Alzheimer's, other neurodegenerative diseases

Alzheimer’s symptoms linked to COVID-induced brain injury

Alzheimer’s symptoms linked to COVID-induced brain injury

Persistent loneliness during midlife can increase risk of dementia, Alzheimer’s disease

Persistent loneliness during midlife can increase risk of dementia, Alzheimer’s disease

Sargramostim drug can also improve memory in people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease

Sargramostim drug can also improve memory in people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease

Changes in OASI gene expression increases risk of Alzheimer's and severe COVID-19 infection

Changes in OASI gene expression increases risk of Alzheimer's and severe COVID-19 infection

‘Zombie’ cells come to life after the death of the brain

‘Zombie’ cells come to life after the death of the brain

Exercise increases blood flow to the brain, study shows

Exercise increases blood flow to the brain, study shows