Researchers determine the number of intervention sessions needed to prevent cognitive decline
Physical activity, nutrition and cognitively stimulating activities are all known to be good ways to prevent Alzheimer's disease and dementia. And older adults at risk can...
2 days ago - News Medical
Tau mapping offers potential treatment targets and biomarkers for dementia and Alzheimer disease
By mapping all the protein interactions of a dementia-linked protein in the brain called Tau, a team of Weill Cornell Medicine investigators has created a road map for...
2 days ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Novel Biomarker Found for Alzheimer's Disease
The rate of cellular amyloid uptake and metabolic production of toxic amyloid species could be used as novel biomarkers for early and/or differential diagnosis of Alzheimer's...
2 days ago - Medscape
Upcoming Events in Healthy Aging
There are always opportunities to access education and training that can help your community or organization become more age- and dementia friendly. Check out the following...
3 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Research provides new insights on memory loss in Alzheimer's disease
Members of the "Synaptic Dysfunction and Disease" group at the Institute of Biomedicine of Seville, led by researchers Francisco Gómez Scholl and Amalia Martínez Mir, recently...
4 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Concussion Sequelae Boost Alzheimer's Risk
Post-traumatic amnesia and chronic vascular lesions are risk factors for subsequent Alzheimer's disease following traumatic brain injury, new research suggests. Medscape...
5 days ago - Medscape
Covid infection can cause debilitating brain condition that causes more damage than Alzheimer's
Researchers at NYU found that some elderly people who were infected with Covid were developing a condition that caused them more brain damage than Alzheimer's does.
5 days ago - Daily Mail
Heart disease causes early brain dysfunction and can treble key Alzheimer's protein
Heart disease can directly cause brain dysfunction early on which could lead to dementia and can treble the amount of an Alzheimer's protein in the brain, say scientists.
8 days ago - ScienceDaily
Biogen Seeks Dialogue With US CMS About Alzheimer's Drug Coverage Decision
Biogen's chief executive officer on Thursday said the company wants a dialogue with the CMS ahead of a final decision on coverage of its controversial Alzheimer's disease drug...
8 days ago - Medscape
COVID-19 may Cause More Neurological Damage Than Alzheimer's Disease
COVID-19 patients were found to have higher levels of blood markers of neurological damage over the short term when compared to patients with Alzheimer's disease.
9 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
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