Omega-3s to Prevent Alzheimer's: Who Benefits?
Drs Richard Isaacson and Hussein Yassine discuss omega-3 fatty acid supplementation for the prevention of Alzheimer's disease. Medscape Neurology
16 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Unique protein structures could hold the key to treatment for Parkinson's disease
Scientists have discovered a series of protein structures that are thought to be highly relevant to the onset of Parkinson's disease. It is hoped that further analysis of these...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Healthy diet linked to lower risk for symptoms preceding Parkinson's disease
Adhering to a healthy diet was associated with a lower risk for co-occurring prodromal features of Parkinson's disease, according to research published in Neurology, the...
1 month ago - Healio
New research project offers hope for treating Parkinson's disease
The American Academy of Neurology has published, on August 12, the results of a research project conducted jointly by Cardiocentro Ticino and the EOC Neurocentro, which...
1 month ago - News Medical
Can Alzheimer's Prevention Work via Telemedicine?
Dr Richard Isaacson and nurse practitioner Hollie Hristov on how they've adapted formerly in-person prevention efforts during the pandemic. Medscape Neurology
1 month ago - Medscape
Will Alzheimer's Research Ever Return to Normal?
Drs Ronald Petersen and John Morris discuss the effects of COVID-19 on Alzheimer's research and drug trials. Medscape Neurology
1 month ago - Medscape
UCI Medical Center among America's Best Hospitals for 20 consecutive years
For the 20th consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has recognized UCI Medical Center as one of America's Best Hospitals. The annual rankings recognize hospitals that excel...
2 monthes ago - UC Irvine Health
Targeting 10 risk factors may help prevent Alzheimer's disease
Researchers have identified 10 risk factors for Alzheimer's disease that clinicians can target with preventive measures, according to results of a systematic review and...
2 monthes ago - Healio - 6 articles
Neupro may reduce cognitive dysfunction among patients with Alzheimer's disease
The dopaminergic agonist Neupro appeared to improve frontal cognitive functions and activities of daily living among patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease...
2 monthes ago - Healio
Apathy Predicts Dementia; More COVID Neuro Findings; Parkinson's Immunotherapy
Apathy, but not depression, predicted dementia in cerebral small vessel disease. (Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry) Cerebral organoids grown from strands of hair...
2 monthes ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
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Freezing Prostate Cancer Cells is An Effective Treatment
Freezing prostate cancer cells using MRI guided hemi-gland cryoablation is successful in controlling prostate cancer in clinically significant and advanced cases.
Do Metabolic Changes Impact Cognition Post-Menopause?
Forgetfulness and cognitive decline after menopause might be explained by changes in the metabolic cycle, a researcher reported. In both peri- and postmenopausal women, markers...
Does Caffeine Protect Against Parkinson's?
People with Parkinson's disease had lower plasma caffeine levels than people without Parkinson's, and levels were even lower for Parkinson's patients carrying the LRRK2 gene...
Link Between Sleep Apnea and Alzheimer's Disease Discovered
A new study has discovered identical signs of brain damage in sleep apnea and Alzheimer's disease.
Top Tips to Making Your Botox Injections Last Longer
Anti-wrinkle cosmetic treatments have become extremely popular. It is easy to see why Botox injections would be the number one choice for smoother, younger-looking skin as it...
Clinical Challenges: Test Your Knowledge About Parkinson's
A three-question quiz on a MedPage Today series
Telehealth and Parkinson's Disease
Distance, disability, and distribution of doctors: all are barriers to Parkinson's disease care that telemedicine can help overcome, according to Ray Dorsey, MD, of the...
The Lancet: Radiotherapy After Prostate Cancer Surgery can be Avoided for Men
Researchers from all over the world have access to HYSETS, a database of hydrometric data created at Ecole de technologie superieure , to note the results of climate change on...
Feeding a Person With Advanced Alzheimer's Disease: An Update
We update our 2011 discussion of feeding the person with late-stage or advanced Alzheimer's disease. We present a case of a 92-year-old woman diagnosed with AD, from our family...
Spinal Cord Stimulation Alleviates Motor Symptoms in Parkinson's Disease...
Spinal cord stimulation alleviates pain and reduces motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease, both as a singular therapy and as a "salvage therapy", according to researchers in...