Alzheimer's-associated Protein Deposits may be Transmissible
Amyloid beta deposition found in brains of people with Alzheimer's disease may be transmissible through neurosurgical instruments.
7 hours ago - Medindia Health
Preventing Alzheimer's: Scientists develop blood test capable of detecting toxic protein build up related to Alzheimer's disease
Alzheimer's disease is a condition that typically occurs later in life. It has no known cure, so treating it is highly problematic. To make matters worse, detecting it is often...
13 hours ago - Natural News
Deletion of specific enzyme leads to improvement in memory and cognitive functions
A new study in mice has made a possible breakthrough in Alzheimer's research. The team of researchers at the Cleveland Clinic has noted that deleting a single enzyme can...
14 hours ago - News Medical
Lack of Insight of Memory Problems Linked to Alzheimer's Disease Pathology
Not being aware of memory problems predicts onset of Alzheimer's disease, revealed new study.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Alzheimer's drug could reverse effects of teen drinking
A drug commonly used to prevent mental decline in patients with dementia reportedly reversed the effects of alcohol exposure in adolescent rats, according to a Duke University...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
How Exercise Helps Protect Your Brain From Cognitive Decline
Older adults with poor fitness levels have more deterioration of white matter in their brains, according to a new study, compared with their fitter peers. White matter...
2 days ago - Time
Blood Test Could Predict the Risk of Alzheimer's
By Kent Allen, AARP, February 14, 2018|Comments: 0. A gloved hand holds a test tube of blood. Getty Images. The test measures levels of a protein called amyloid-beta that are...
2 days ago - AARP
Science's new toy should scare us all
You'll be pressured to pay for your unborn kid to have its Alzheimer's, breast cancer or cystic fibrosis gene removed before birth.
2 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Why a Drug Treatment for Dementia Eludes Researchers
An effective treatment for Alzheimer's Disease continues to elude medicine. So does a cure. The condition of neurodegenerative diseases are hard to accurately diagnose...
2 days ago - Health Status
Alzheimer's Disease Can Now Be Reversed
Avoiding the build-up of amyloid plaques crucially involved in Alzheimer's disease by deleting an enzyme can reduce the risk of Alzheimer's.
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