Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

World's most powerful magnetic resonance imaging machine for human studies

World's most powerful magnetic resonance imaging machine for human studies

Central to this year's World Alzheimer's Day campaign is the active participation of people with dementia

Central to this year's World Alzheimer's Day campaign is the active participation of people with dementia

Research may provide a better understanding of the mental retardation observed in Cri-du-Chat Syndrome

Research may provide a better understanding of the mental retardation observed in Cri-du-Chat Syndrome

Discovery of dopamine terminal injury in brains of people with HIV dementia

Discovery of dopamine terminal injury in brains of people with HIV dementia

Dementia is set to become one of the greatest health challenges for the Australian community

Dementia is set to become one of the greatest health challenges for the Australian community

Immunoglobulins may help patients with Alzheimer’s

Immunoglobulins may help patients with Alzheimer’s

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

Inflammation could have important implications for modern-day health care

Protein that causes juvenile Batten disease also plays a key role in normal cell function

Protein that causes juvenile Batten disease also plays a key role in normal cell function

Immunoglobulins might be promising treatment for Alzheimer's disease

Immunoglobulins might be promising treatment for Alzheimer's disease

California Chamber of Commerce lends support to stem cell research

California Chamber of Commerce lends support to stem cell research

People with mild Alzheimer’s were more likely to make driving errors

People with mild Alzheimer’s were more likely to make driving errors

One of Australia's largest hospitals has suspected case of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

One of Australia's largest hospitals has suspected case of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Statistical method for faster prognosis of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases

Statistical method for faster prognosis of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases

Higher blood levels of homocysteine may be associated with changes in deep brain tissue in middle-aged men

Higher blood levels of homocysteine may be associated with changes in deep brain tissue in middle-aged men

New study will examine why people live exceptionally long lives

New study will examine why people live exceptionally long lives

Discovery of way to regulate brain blood could lead to new treatments for stroke, migraine, Alzheimer’s

Discovery of way to regulate brain blood could lead to new treatments for stroke, migraine, Alzheimer’s

Transthyretin discovery may halt progression of Alzheimer's

Transthyretin discovery may halt progression of Alzheimer's

Studies of human genetic variation have found strong evidence for the action of natural selection

Studies of human genetic variation have found strong evidence for the action of natural selection

The drug galantamine has been shown to be ineffective in treating chronic fatigue syndrome

The drug galantamine has been shown to be ineffective in treating chronic fatigue syndrome

More than one billion people will be over 60 years old by 2025

More than one billion people will be over 60 years old by 2025