Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

BMA report hopes to raise awareness about the threat of biological weapons

BMA report hopes to raise awareness about the threat of biological weapons

Key discovery toward understanding mechanism associated with uncontrollable muscular movements

Key discovery toward understanding mechanism associated with uncontrollable muscular movements

Neuroimaging initiative to track early signs of Alzheimer’s disease

Neuroimaging initiative to track early signs of Alzheimer’s disease

The aging American population means that more people are at risk for stroke

The aging American population means that more people are at risk for stroke

Possible link between elevated calcium levels in older neurons and aging-related disorders of the brain

Possible link between elevated calcium levels in older neurons and aging-related disorders of the brain

Single protein appears central to the formation of the long-term memories

Single protein appears central to the formation of the long-term memories

Vitamin E's status as a super supplement questioned

Vitamin E's status as a super supplement questioned

Geriatricians call for creative and wide-reaching solutions to end-of-life care for patients with dementia

Geriatricians call for creative and wide-reaching solutions to end-of-life care for patients with dementia

New research collaboration investigates disease in newborn and elderly

New research collaboration investigates disease in newborn and elderly

Robotic microscope shows how mutant Huntington's disease protein affects neurons

Robotic microscope shows how mutant Huntington's disease protein affects neurons

A new approach to controlling blood cholesterol levels may be a potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease

A new approach to controlling blood cholesterol levels may be a potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease

Researchers analyze the mechanisms and proteins that underlie mitochondria

Researchers analyze the mechanisms and proteins that underlie mitochondria

New online resource helps people diagnosed with depression

New online resource helps people diagnosed with depression

Researchers identify common mutation in T-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia

Researchers identify common mutation in T-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia

Carers of dementing family members can exacerbate the dementing patient’s problematic behaviour

Carers of dementing family members can exacerbate the dementing patient’s problematic behaviour

Certain blood pressure drugs may slow the deterioration of Alzheimer's disease

Certain blood pressure drugs may slow the deterioration of Alzheimer's disease

Lithium can protect the brain cells involved in learning and memory from radiation damage

Lithium can protect the brain cells involved in learning and memory from radiation damage

Researchers test whether huperzine A can effectively treat the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease

Researchers test whether huperzine A can effectively treat the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease

Aspirin might well be considered the top utility player in the medicine cabinet

Aspirin might well be considered the top utility player in the medicine cabinet

Detention of a man with autism was a breach of his human rights

Detention of a man with autism was a breach of his human rights