Alzheimer's Disease: New Genetic Culprit Found
By Dr. Mercola The gene thought to be most strongly associated with Alzheimer's disease is the apolipoprotein E4 gene. Everyone inherits a form of APOE from their parents. If...
18 days ago - Mercola
Personality changes do not begin before Alzheimer's disease onset
Changes in personality, specifically neuroticism, conscientiousness and extraversion, did not begin before the onset of mild cognitive impairment or Alzheimer's disease...
23 days ago - Healio
Methylphenidate improves apathy in mild Alzheimer's disease
Methylphenidate significantly improved apathy, cognition, functional status, caregiver burden and depression among community-dwelling veterans with mild Alzheimer's...
25 days ago - Healio
Davina McCall on how she noticed father had Alzheimer's
The TV presenter, 49, revealed subtle changes in dad Andrew's behaviour were clues. The family noticed he was repeating stories, forgetting events and making odd comments.
1 month ago - Daily Mail
Caregivers draw support by mapping their relationships
Every time Jacque Pearson tried to devise a plan to move her 81-year-old dad, who has Alzheimer's, from his home in Boise, Idaho, to hers in Denver, she felt stuck. Then, two...
1 month ago - News Medical
Risk for Alzheimer's does not differ between sexes
Men and women with apolipoprotein E 3/4 had similar risk for Alzheimer's disease from ages 55 to 85 years, whereas women had increased risk at younger ages, according to study...
1 month ago - Healio - 3 articles
The Worst Thing About My Dad's Alzheimer's Disease
“Boys! Stop throwing the ball. You're going to break the window,” my dad says to my kids in a panicked, irritated voice. “It's okay, Dad,” I tell him, again. “It's soft so the...
1 month ago - Scary Mommy
How can PTSD trigger Alzheimer's disease? Study sheds light
A new study finds a molecular link between early life post-traumatic stress disorder and the risk of Alzheimer's disease in old age.
2 monthes ago - Medical News Today
Similar Protein Linked to Alzheimer's Disease and IQ in Children
Mutations in the amyloid precursor protein which is associated with Alzheimer's disease may also be linked to intelligence in children.
2 monthes ago - Medindia Health
Amyloid precursor protein associated with AD may also be linked to intelligence in children
Rare mutations in the amyloid precursor protein have previously been shown to be strongly associated with Alzheimer's disease .
2 monthes ago - News Medical
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Postpartum Depression is Less in Women Delivering Babies in Winter
The postpartum depression risk might be greater in women who had delivered in the winter season when compared to summer or fall
Blood transfusion danger: Donations by pregnant women increase mortality in men
Blood donations are usually life-savers, but new research reveals that men who receive blood from women who have been pregnant are at risk of premature death from an adverse...
Bush Telling Obama A Secret Joke And Waiting For His Reaction Is Peak Dad
George Bush is peak dad in this clip There are two parts to the “Dad Joke.” Part one is the actual telling of the terrible joke. Part two is the anxious anticipation of the...
ROTARY International argues that vaccine-derived polio, caused by polio...
In a superior example of the circular “logic” of mainstream medicine, Rotary International has announced that a recent polio outbreak in Syria, caused by the polio vaccine...
Kids with alcoholic parents linked to later domestic abuse
The root cause of domestic violence among adolescents is seen as early as infancy, according to a study by the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions in New York.
A Case Report of an Infant With Arthrogryposis
Purpose: This case report documents limitations of body structures and function, activity, and participation for an infant with arthrogryposis multiplex congenita and reports...
Cardiff dad 'who thought he had a cold' contracted sepsis
Chris Garlick, 46, had to have both his legs and one of his hands removed after suddenly falling ill with sepsis, believing it was just a cold.
Healthcare professionals urged not to call children obese
The parents of overweight children should not be told that they are obese, says new guidance issued to healthcare professionals.
Heart Surgery Decreases Mortality in Infants With Trisomy 13 or 18
Mortality decreases in babies with trisomy 13 or 18 who underwent heart surgery and the impact of it lasts for the next two years.
We Need to Talk About Flouride and the Load of BS You Are Being Fed About It
Visit us at Mamavation.com for more updates, healthy tips and challenges. Recent independent studies have demonstrated that fluoride may be more dangerous than it is useful...