Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Study shows link between early brainstem tau accumulation and cortical hyperexcitability

Study shows link between early brainstem tau accumulation and cortical hyperexcitability

Older people in Japan have "attitude of gratitude" which makes them more optimistic

Older people in Japan have "attitude of gratitude" which makes them more optimistic

Major surgery is a promoter or accelerator of Alzheimer's disease, indicates study

Major surgery is a promoter or accelerator of Alzheimer's disease, indicates study

Abnormal hyperactivation in the brain could be an early biomarker of Alzheimer's disease

Abnormal hyperactivation in the brain could be an early biomarker of Alzheimer's disease

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension is on the rise, finds study

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension is on the rise, finds study

Automated method tracks cortical origin and initial spread of TAU proteins in Alzheimer’s disease

Automated method tracks cortical origin and initial spread of TAU proteins in Alzheimer’s disease

Hematopoietic stem cell transplants may prevent worsening of MS disability

Hematopoietic stem cell transplants may prevent worsening of MS disability

Stanford study identifies a key factor in mental aging

Stanford study identifies a key factor in mental aging

International consortium investigates specific cell signaling process across range of human diseases

International consortium investigates specific cell signaling process across range of human diseases

Simple vision tests can predict Parkinson's dementia before it begins

Simple vision tests can predict Parkinson's dementia before it begins

Researchers receive $460,000 NIH grant for brain imaging study

Researchers receive $460,000 NIH grant for brain imaging study

A common genetic variant identified as risk factor for stroke

A common genetic variant identified as risk factor for stroke

Researchers find potential biomarkers of Parkinson's disease

Researchers find potential biomarkers of Parkinson's disease

Researchers measure brain volume differences in HIV-infected individuals

Researchers measure brain volume differences in HIV-infected individuals

When covid deaths aren’t counted, families pay the price

When covid deaths aren’t counted, families pay the price

Researchers demonstrate great potential for blood test to detect, monitor Alzheimer's disease

Researchers demonstrate great potential for blood test to detect, monitor Alzheimer's disease

UH researcher working to identify potential new therapeutic targets for kidney disease

UH researcher working to identify potential new therapeutic targets for kidney disease

MIND and Mediterranean diets correlated with later onset of Parkinson's disease

MIND and Mediterranean diets correlated with later onset of Parkinson's disease

Rotten egg gas may help protect aging brain cells from Alzheimer’s disease

Rotten egg gas may help protect aging brain cells from Alzheimer’s disease

UMass Lowell researcher receives NIH support to develop therapies for young people with TBIs

UMass Lowell researcher receives NIH support to develop therapies for young people with TBIs