Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Elevated homocysteine levels have been associated with an increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease

Elevated homocysteine levels have been associated with an increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease

New centre of excellence to develop stem cell treatments for diabetes and diseases of the brain

New centre of excellence to develop stem cell treatments for diabetes and diseases of the brain

Statement on the legislation to double the funding for Alzheimer’s research

Statement on the legislation to double the funding for Alzheimer’s research

74 percent of Americans support call for the Bush White House to lift restrictions on stem cell research

74 percent of Americans support call for the Bush White House to lift restrictions on stem cell research

Artichokes and beans full of antioxidants

Artichokes and beans full of antioxidants

Expansion of Medicare coverage of positron emission tomography to include some Medicare beneficiaries with suspected Alzheimer’s disease

Expansion of Medicare coverage of positron emission tomography to include some Medicare beneficiaries with suspected Alzheimer’s disease

Nordic networks to explore Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, stroke, migraine, epilepsy, cancer and autoimmune and metabolic disorders

Nordic networks to explore Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, stroke, migraine, epilepsy, cancer and autoimmune and metabolic disorders

Significant vaccine advance for Parkinson’s disease therapy

Significant vaccine advance for Parkinson’s disease therapy

New guidelines over the rights of lesbian, gay and bisexual partners over hospital visiting and involvement in treatment decisions

New guidelines over the rights of lesbian, gay and bisexual partners over hospital visiting and involvement in treatment decisions

John Kerry pushes for new cures and treatments for Alzheimer’s

John Kerry pushes for new cures and treatments for Alzheimer’s

Pathogens have the ability to cause late-onset sporadic Alzheimer's disease

Pathogens have the ability to cause late-onset sporadic Alzheimer's disease

Drug commonly used for diabetes might be effective in treating multiple sclerosis

Drug commonly used for diabetes might be effective in treating multiple sclerosis

Accurately estimating the life expectancy of persons with advanced dementia

Accurately estimating the life expectancy of persons with advanced dementia

Howard Hughes researchers find Alzheimer's may leave some forms of memory intact

Howard Hughes researchers find Alzheimer's may leave some forms of memory intact

Epilepsy drugs can increase the rate of bone loss in older women

Epilepsy drugs can increase the rate of bone loss in older women

Genetic signature associated with the aging human brain

Genetic signature associated with the aging human brain

£20 million funding for stem cell research in the UK

£20 million funding for stem cell research in the UK

Many epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients believe marijuana is an effective treatment

Many epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients believe marijuana is an effective treatment

New medical imaging research helps diagnosis fetal brain abnormalities, epilepsy and autism

New medical imaging research helps diagnosis fetal brain abnormalities, epilepsy and autism

Better co-ordination needed to manage chronic diseases

Better co-ordination needed to manage chronic diseases