Study uncovers a possible mechanism that links cerebrovascular disease and Alzheimer's
For more than 20 years, scientists have known that people with hypertension, diabetes, high cholesterol, or obesity have a higher likelihood of developing Alzheimer's disease.
13 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
A sugar-studded protein could be key to stopping Alzheimer's disease progression, finds study
In a bit of "reverse engineering" research using brain tissues from five people who died with Alzheimer's disease, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers say they discovered that a...
14 hours ago - News Medical
Missing link between Alzheimer's and vascular disease found?
A gene called FMNL2 may explain why people with hypertension, diabetes, heart disease, or obesity have a greater risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
17 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Even With High Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's, Lifestyle Factors Matter
Midlife scores on the American Heart Association's Life's Simple 7 - an assessment of physical activity, diet, obesity, smoking, blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood sugar...
18 hours ago - MedPageToday - 3 articles
Symptom onset, mortality linked for those with Down syndrome, autosomal dominant AD
Age variability in symptom onset of Alzheimer's disease in those with Down syndrome was comparable to those who experienced autosomal dominant AD, while mortality was also...
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An Imminent Risk Factor for Alzheimer's Disease?
A biomarker panel could help predict the dementia symptoms within 2 to 3 years. First Look
1 day ago - Medscape
When is it Time to Seek Professional Support for a Relative With Dementia?
Caring for a family member who has dementia or dementia related disorder can be physically and emotionally draining. While you may be able to manage their care all on your own...
1 day ago - HealthWorks Collective
Covid-19 Infections More Likely to Affect Cancer and Alzheimer's Patients
Breakthrough COVID-19 infections are more likely to affect cancer and Alzheimer's patients.
1 day ago - Medindia Health - 9 articles
Studies find breakthrough SARS-CoV-2 Infections are more likely in cancer and Alzheimer's patients
Breakthrough COVID-19 cases resulting in infections, hospitalizations and deaths are significantly more likely in cancer and Alzheimer's patients, according to two new studies...
2 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Alzheimer's disappointment as miracle dementia drug is less effective than first hoped
Former New York TImes reporter Phil Gutis from New Hope, Pennsylvania was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2016 aged 56 and the prognosis was incredibly bleak.
4 days ago - Daily Mail
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Venezuelan Man, Crowned World's Oldest, Marks 113th Birthday Friday
Venezuelan Juan Vicente Mora, declared the oldest person in the world by Guinness World Records last week, will hit 113 years old on Friday. Reuters Health Information
Infants diagnosed with autism show differences in brain's visual areas
Infants who were diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder at 24 months old had differences in the visual processing areas of the brain that were apparent at 6 months old...
Extended Breastfeeding can Help Prevent Asthma in Children
Asthma runs in families. If a parent has asthma, the child is three to six times more likely to develop asthma. So, breastfeed your child to keep asthma away.
The Best Memorial Day Treadmill Sales to Shop Now
Save big on brands like NordicTrack, Bowflex, Peloton, and more.
Massachusetts Welcomes the 100th Age-Friendly Community
The age-friendly movement in Massachusetts reached a milestone this week as the town of Monson became the 100th community in the Commonwealth to commit to joining the AARP...
A nanoparticle and inhibitor trigger the immune system, outsmarting brain cancer
Scientists have fabricated a nanoparticle to deliver an inhibitor to brain tumor in mouse models, where the drug successfully turned on the immune system to eliminate the...
Healthy Habits to Lower Dementia Risk
Following healthy habits can lower the risk of dementia even in people with high genetic risk.
New Self-powered Fabric Helps Correct Your Posture in Real-time!
Posture is an important part of health. Poor posture can lead to pain and discomfort.
Amazon's Taking $70 Off the Top-Rated Beats Powerbeats Pro Earbuds
Over 72,300 reviewers have given them a near-perfect rating-find out why.
Erin Napier shares 4-year-old daughter's surprising reaction to her new...
Erin Napier of HGTV's “Home Town” talks about her first children's book, “The Lantern House,” in an interview with TODAY.