Sleep history predicts late-life Alzheimer's pathology
8 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily
Sleep patterns can predict the accumulation of Alzheimer's pathology proteins later in life, according to a new study. These findings could lead to new sleep-based early diagnosis and prevention measures in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
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Antioxidant Unable to Protect from Alzheimer's:New Study
8 monthes ago - By Medindia Health
Antioxidant puts up fight, but loses battle against protein linked to Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study.
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