Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

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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

Socioeconomic deprivation linked to large proportion of dementia deaths in England, Wales

Socioeconomic deprivation linked to large proportion of dementia deaths in England, Wales

Nutritional supplement may reduce risk of fatal strokes in patients with rare genetic disorder

Nutritional supplement may reduce risk of fatal strokes in patients with rare genetic disorder

Widening ideological gap in the U.S. may contribute to challenges in medical research

Widening ideological gap in the U.S. may contribute to challenges in medical research

Researchers test novel gene regulation approach to treat brain diseases

Researchers test novel gene regulation approach to treat brain diseases

Consumption of processed meat associated with increased risk of dementia

Consumption of processed meat associated with increased risk of dementia

Genetic engineering strategy dramatically reduces tau levels in Alzheimer's animal model

Genetic engineering strategy dramatically reduces tau levels in Alzheimer's animal model

Researchers unveil a neuroprotective pathway that suppresses ALS

Researchers unveil a neuroprotective pathway that suppresses ALS

Maintaining a stable body weight does not reduce risk of death in colorectal cancer survivors

Maintaining a stable body weight does not reduce risk of death in colorectal cancer survivors

Malfunctioning blood-brain barrier is linked to benign forgetfulness of aging

Malfunctioning blood-brain barrier is linked to benign forgetfulness of aging

New high-throughput system for testing drug candidates to treat brain diseases

New high-throughput system for testing drug candidates to treat brain diseases

New Alzheimer's model may help test novel treatments

New Alzheimer's model may help test novel treatments