Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

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

Scientists identify gene as potential therapeutic target for dementia in people with Parkinson's

Scientists identify gene as potential therapeutic target for dementia in people with Parkinson's

UMass Lowell researcher receives $2.48 million grant to develop advances in home care safety

UMass Lowell researcher receives $2.48 million grant to develop advances in home care safety

Higher abdominal fat linked with reduced cognitive function in older patients with diabetes

Higher abdominal fat linked with reduced cognitive function in older patients with diabetes

Research highlights the benefits of physical activity for older adults

Research highlights the benefits of physical activity for older adults

Cancer patients with dementia less likely to achieve a 'good death'

Cancer patients with dementia less likely to achieve a 'good death'

Study finds higher suicide rate among people with neurological disorders

Study finds higher suicide rate among people with neurological disorders

Flickering light triggers the brain to release signaling chemicals that may help fight Alzheimer's

Flickering light triggers the brain to release signaling chemicals that may help fight Alzheimer's

Scientists shed new light on neuronal circuits that acquire and update voluntary actions

Scientists shed new light on neuronal circuits that acquire and update voluntary actions

Women’s Heart Fund announces launch of ‘Community Conversations with the CDI’

Women’s Heart Fund announces launch of ‘Community Conversations with the CDI’

Blood test can be used to gauge a person's risk for cerebral small vessel disease

Blood test can be used to gauge a person's risk for cerebral small vessel disease

New compound prevents amyloid formation to fight Alzheimer’s disease

New compound prevents amyloid formation to fight Alzheimer’s disease

Regular aerobic exercise could enhance cognitive functions in adults at risk for Alzheimer’s

Regular aerobic exercise could enhance cognitive functions in adults at risk for Alzheimer’s

New noninvasive way to monitor the health of brain cells using an infrared laser

New noninvasive way to monitor the health of brain cells using an infrared laser

Plant flavonols significantly reduce Alzheimer’s risk

Plant flavonols significantly reduce Alzheimer’s risk