Search

Screening for Cognitive Impairment by Model Assisted Cerebral Blood Flow Estimation

SCREENING FOR COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT BY MODEL ASSISTED CEREBRAL BLOOD FLOW ESTIMATION

Alzheimer's disease is a progressive and debilitating neurodegenerative disease; one in ten people aged 65 and older have it. As there...

 
 
 
Scientists find existing asthma drug can reverse memory loss in mice

SCIENTISTS FIND EXISTING ASTHMA DRUG CAN REVERSE MEMORY LOSS IN MICE

Temple University experts claimed their findings on the drug zileuton open up a potential new route to stop the aggressive progression...

Alzheimer's disease and Dementia are two entirely different things

ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND DEMENTIA ARE TWO ENTIRELY DIFFERENT THINGS

Many of us still interchange Alzheimer's disease and dementia. It can be a little confusing, especially since they're both related...

 
 
 
Fred. Olsen Announces Its Three New Staff Charities For 2018/19

FRED. OLSEN ANNOUNCES ITS THREE NEW STAFF CHARITIES FOR 2018/19

Ipswich-based Fred. Olsen has announced its three new staff charities to support during 2018/19: Ipswich Winter Night Shelter, Alzheimer's...

Awards reflect hospital's hard work, commitment to putting patients, families first

AWARDS REFLECT HOSPITAL'S HARD WORK, COMMITMENT TO PUTTING PATIENTS, FAMILIES FIRST

The thank-you came in the form of an email. An outpatient who was the sole caregiver for his wife came to the hospital for two six-week...

 
 
 
Astrocyte Findings Suggest New Options Against Alzheimer's

ASTROCYTE FINDINGS SUGGEST NEW OPTIONS AGAINST ALZHEIMER'S

The pace of research into Alzheimer's Disease and other cognitive disorders is accelerating as the population ages and more people...

Stanley Cup Final 2018: Caps' T.J. Oshie emotional about ailing dad in postgame interviews

STANLEY CUP FINAL 2018: CAPS' T.J. OSHIE EMOTIONAL ABOUT AILING DAD IN POSTGAME INTERVIEWS

Washington forward T.J. Oshie says his father, whose memory is fading because of Alzheimer's disease, will always remember his son...

 
 
 
Caps' TJ Oshie shares Stanley Cup with Alzheimer's-afflicted father

CAPS' TJ OSHIE SHARES STANLEY CUP WITH ALZHEIMER'S-AFFLICTED FATHER

"My dad, he doesn't remember a lot of stuff these days. He remembers enough, but this one will stick with him forever. You can guarantee...

Alzheimer's may NOT be caused by toxic protein clumps killing brain cells: Study debunks the theory

ALZHEIMER'S MAY NOT BE CAUSED BY TOXIC PROTEIN CLUMPS KILLING BRAIN CELLS: STUDY DEBUNKS THE THEORY

Unlike previous findings, researchers from the University of Queensland did not find amyloid protein plaques lead to nerve cell death...

 
 
 
France is building an enclosed village for people with Alzheimer's to live freely

FRANCE IS BUILDING AN ENCLOSED VILLAGE FOR PEOPLE WITH ALZHEIMER'S TO LIVE FREELY

The French government is building a €29 million new enclosed village for people with Alzheimer's to live in instead of a nursing home....

Brain Injury May Increase the Risk of Early Alzheimer's

BRAIN INJURY MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF EARLY ALZHEIMER'S

Research out of UT Southwestern has produced medical evidence that suffering a traumatic brain injury can increase your risk of developing...

 
 
 
Sleep and Alzheimer's - Are They Related?

SLEEP AND ALZHEIMER'S - ARE THEY RELATED?

New research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, published in the journal Neurology, has found a link that suggests sleeping...

Scientists Decode Function of Gene Associated With Alzheimer's Disease

SCIENTISTS DECODE FUNCTION OF GENE ASSOCIATED WITH ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Possible mechanism by which APOE4 gene variant increases risk of late onset Alzheimer's disease identified in recent study.

 
 
 
Scientists transform Alzheimer's genes into healthy ones by 'cutting out' DNA

SCIENTISTS TRANSFORM ALZHEIMER'S GENES INTO HEALTHY ONES BY 'CUTTING OUT' DNA

A new study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has found that the gene APOE4 more common in Alzheimer's can be turned into...

Huge grant for research on Alzheimer's

HUGE GRANT FOR RESEARCH ON ALZHEIMER'S

Lene Juel Rasmussen and Vilhelm Bohr, Center for Healthy Aging, receive DKK 10 million for research on...

 
 
 
Your Heart Will Break For Parents Raising $1 Million For Son Dying of "Childhood Alzheimer's"

YOUR HEART WILL BREAK FOR PARENTS RAISING $1 MILLION FOR SON DYING OF "CHILDHOOD ALZHEIMER'S"

For the first 12 months of his life, Carter Sarkar appeared to be just like every other child his age - until he started slowing down...

Alzheimer's Disease: NIH Summit Recommendations

ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE: NIH SUMMIT RECOMMENDATIONS

To treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease and related dementias by 2025 is the prime focus of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer's...

 
 
 
Let's fight against Alzheimers together-with a possible chance to win a painting

LET'S FIGHT AGAINST ALZHEIMERS TOGETHER-WITH A POSSIBLE CHANCE TO WIN A PAINTING

Alzheimers has effected so many of our loved ones lives. To help with this cause, I will be holding a drawing for one of my paintings...

Dietary Supplement Repairs Brain Damage in Mice with Alzheimer's

DIETARY SUPPLEMENT REPAIRS BRAIN DAMAGE IN MICE WITH ALZHEIMER'S

A mouse study conducted by the Center for Healthy Aging, University of Copenhagen and the American National...