Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Movies help explain how proteins gather into clusters called amyloid fibrils

Movies help explain how proteins gather into clusters called amyloid fibrils

Acid-resistant bug also alcohol-resistant

Acid-resistant bug also alcohol-resistant

Concealment of drugs in food and beverages in nursing homes is common

Concealment of drugs in food and beverages in nursing homes is common

Brain imaging shows differences in people at risk for Alzheimer's

Brain imaging shows differences in people at risk for Alzheimer's

Family experience guides Alzheimer’s research

Family experience guides Alzheimer’s research

Researchers find mutations in a multifunctional protein cause Parkinsonism

Researchers find mutations in a multifunctional protein cause Parkinsonism

Generic antipsychotic drugs can protect brain cells from progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Generic antipsychotic drugs can protect brain cells from progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Eating apples may protect against Alzheimer's and Parkinsonism

Eating apples may protect against Alzheimer's and Parkinsonism

A challenging job protects against the development of dementia

A challenging job protects against the development of dementia

Researchers find effective treatment for Unusual Fever Syndrome caused by cold exposure

Researchers find effective treatment for Unusual Fever Syndrome caused by cold exposure

Financial impact of diabetes on the American economy

Financial impact of diabetes on the American economy

Atorvastatin slows down mental decline and improves depressive symptoms in people with Alzheimer’s disease

Atorvastatin slows down mental decline and improves depressive symptoms in people with Alzheimer’s disease

Dementia patients receiving long-term treatment with Reminyl may be able to stay at home for longer compared

Dementia patients receiving long-term treatment with Reminyl may be able to stay at home for longer compared

Metabolic syndrome associated with cognitive decline in elderly persons

Metabolic syndrome associated with cognitive decline in elderly persons

Stem cell gene linked to a portion of one of the most common childhood brain cancers

Stem cell gene linked to a portion of one of the most common childhood brain cancers

Researchers find two locations in the human genome that may harbor genes that increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers find two locations in the human genome that may harbor genes that increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Autophagy may even provide a clue to the mythical fountain of youth

Autophagy may even provide a clue to the mythical fountain of youth

Trial of new type of drug that attacks amyloid

Trial of new type of drug that attacks amyloid

Genetic mutations could collectively raise bowel cancer risk

Genetic mutations could collectively raise bowel cancer risk

Californians say yes on 71

Californians say yes on 71