Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Breaking apart certain proteins may offer a pathway to treat Alzheimer's diease

Breaking apart certain proteins may offer a pathway to treat Alzheimer's diease

New screening tool can efficiently assess cognition issues in older adults

New screening tool can efficiently assess cognition issues in older adults

Taking vitamin D associated with living dementia-free for longer time

Taking vitamin D associated with living dementia-free for longer time

Three intestinal bacteria associated with dementia with Lewy bodies discovered

Three intestinal bacteria associated with dementia with Lewy bodies discovered

Lifetime experiences of discrimination linked to increased risk of dementia

Lifetime experiences of discrimination linked to increased risk of dementia

Scientists working to create revolutionary biocomputers powered by brain organoids

Scientists working to create revolutionary biocomputers powered by brain organoids

New evidence of four distinct pain trajectories in nursing home residents

New evidence of four distinct pain trajectories in nursing home residents

Common RNA modification plays a key role in TDP-43-related neurodegeneration in ALS

Common RNA modification plays a key role in TDP-43-related neurodegeneration in ALS

The natural history of tau accumulation and the impact of disease stage and reference region on the magnitude and effect size of regional change

The natural history of tau accumulation and the impact of disease stage and reference region on the magnitude and effect size of regional change

Dementia care programs help, if caregivers can find them

Dementia care programs help, if caregivers can find them

Comprehensive plan for phasing out the use of animals in experimentation

Comprehensive plan for phasing out the use of animals in experimentation

New app uses AI to interpret the emotions expressed by non-verbal individuals

New app uses AI to interpret the emotions expressed by non-verbal individuals

Apolipoprotein E4 promotes the development of Alzheimer’s disease

Apolipoprotein E4 promotes the development of Alzheimer’s disease

$3 million NIH grant funds new study on how dance can promote cognitive health

$3 million NIH grant funds new study on how dance can promote cognitive health

Pennington Biomedical assistant professor seeks to better understand why people with diabetes develop hypoglycemia

Pennington Biomedical assistant professor seeks to better understand why people with diabetes develop hypoglycemia

New ensemble learning model could predict dementia in older drivers with excellent accuracy

New ensemble learning model could predict dementia in older drivers with excellent accuracy

Oleic acid: Principal component of olive oil responsible for many health-promoting properties

Oleic acid: Principal component of olive oil responsible for many health-promoting properties

Young people with good sleep habits less likely to die early

Young people with good sleep habits less likely to die early

Disabilities in people with heart disease underreported in clinical trials

Disabilities in people with heart disease underreported in clinical trials

Study identifies placental growth factor as a biomarker for vascular cognitive impairment

Study identifies placental growth factor as a biomarker for vascular cognitive impairment