Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

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Alzheimer’s Disease – A Global Response to a Global Challenge

Alzheimer’s Disease – A Global Response to a Global Challenge

Deletion of ABI3 gene in the brain may increase risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease

Deletion of ABI3 gene in the brain may increase risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease

Prescription drug for multiple sclerosis improves memory in Alzheimer's mouse model

Prescription drug for multiple sclerosis improves memory in Alzheimer's mouse model

APOL1 variant risk may extend to poorer outcomes from SARS-CoV-2 infection

APOL1 variant risk may extend to poorer outcomes from SARS-CoV-2 infection

MIT researchers identify link between MEF2 gene and cognitive resilience in older individuals

MIT researchers identify link between MEF2 gene and cognitive resilience in older individuals

Understanding the current medical landscape of prostate cancer

Understanding the current medical landscape of prostate cancer

UMass Amherst and Brigham launch MassAITC to improve in-home care for Alzheimer's patients

UMass Amherst and Brigham launch MassAITC to improve in-home care for Alzheimer's patients

Researchers receive $9.1 million grant to study resilience in older adults before and during the pandemic

Researchers receive $9.1 million grant to study resilience in older adults before and during the pandemic

Alzheimer's disease develops in a very different way than previously thought

Alzheimer's disease develops in a very different way than previously thought

Consortium of Louisiana's research institutions to investigate the mysteries of "long COVID"

Consortium of Louisiana's research institutions to investigate the mysteries of "long COVID"

UT Southwestern study suggests potential way to prevent Alzheimer’s disease

UT Southwestern study suggests potential way to prevent Alzheimer’s disease

Study shows rise in death rate from Parkinson's disease in the United States

Study shows rise in death rate from Parkinson's disease in the United States

Study finds inadequate guidance and counseling for working-age people living with dementia

Study finds inadequate guidance and counseling for working-age people living with dementia

Researchers receive $8.9 million grant to study the gut-brain connection in Parkinson’s disease

Researchers receive $8.9 million grant to study the gut-brain connection in Parkinson’s disease

DOD funds first human trial of a device to enhance the natural brain cleansing system

DOD funds first human trial of a device to enhance the natural brain cleansing system

Clinically significant cataract associated with greater mortality risk from vascular causes

Clinically significant cataract associated with greater mortality risk from vascular causes

Salk scientists find a way that neurons and astrocytes work together to form healthy synapses

Salk scientists find a way that neurons and astrocytes work together to form healthy synapses

Breastfeeding may positively impact postmenopausal women's cognitive performance

Breastfeeding may positively impact postmenopausal women's cognitive performance

Health care costs for people with rare diseases have been underestimated, study shows

Health care costs for people with rare diseases have been underestimated, study shows

Specific amino acid supplementation could prevent the development of dementia

Specific amino acid supplementation could prevent the development of dementia