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Tech Watches You for Digital Symptoms of Brain Disorders

TECH WATCHES YOU FOR DIGITAL SYMPTOMS OF BRAIN DISORDERS

Depression, Alzheimer's, and other syndromes leave their mark in the way you type and talk

 
 
 
Education Decreases Risk of Dementia in African-Americans

EDUCATION DECREASES RISK OF DEMENTIA IN AFRICAN-AMERICANS

Study examines the potential impact of education on diseases of the elderly including dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

TWO IS BETTER THAN ONE TO IMPROVE BRAIN FUNCTION IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE MOUSE MODEL

Using two complementary approaches to reduce the deposits of amyloid-beta in the brain rather than either approach alone improved spatial...

 
 
 

GRAFTED BRAIN ORGANOIDS PROVIDE INSIGHT INTO NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

Many neurological disorders-Alzheimer's, schizophrenia, autism, even depression-have lagged behind in new therapies. Because the brain...

Air pollution increases people's risk of Alzheimer's and suicide by nearly FIVE TIMES, study finds

AIR POLLUTION INCREASES PEOPLE'S RISK OF ALZHEIMER'S AND SUICIDE BY NEARLY FIVE TIMES, STUDY FINDS

Researchers from the University of Montana found lifelong exposure to fine-air particles raises people's levels of the 'Alzheimer's...

 
 
 
Sitting too much may weaken areas of the brain associated with memory, a new study found

SITTING TOO MUCH MAY WEAKEN AREAS OF THE BRAIN ASSOCIATED WITH MEMORY, A NEW STUDY FOUND

The more people sit, the more thinning there tends to be in a region of the brain associated with memory, according to a new study. Thinning...

New definition of Alzheimer's based on biology not symptoms

NEW DEFINITION OF ALZHEIMER'S BASED ON BIOLOGY NOT SYMPTOMS

The new framework, released on Tuesday by the Alzheimer's Association, focuses on measurable changes in the brain that set Alzheimer's...

 
 
 
The search for a new Alzheimer's treatment just hit another setback

THE SEARCH FOR A NEW ALZHEIMER'S TREATMENT JUST HIT ANOTHER SETBACK

An experimental drug to treat Alzheimer's disease just failed a late-stage trial. VTV Therapeutics , a small company in North Carolina,...

Just ONE sleepless night raises the risk of Alzheimer's disease

JUST ONE SLEEPLESS NIGHT RAISES THE RISK OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

A study of 20 people, led by researchers at the National Institutes of Health in Maryland, found a night without sleep increased the...

 
 
 
The search for new Alzheimer's treatments just faced another setback - and now everything hinges on an approach that's already run into trouble

THE SEARCH FOR NEW ALZHEIMER'S TREATMENTS JUST FACED ANOTHER SETBACK - AND NOW EVERYTHING HINGES ON AN APPROACH THAT'S ALREADY RUN INTO TROUBLE

It's been a while since we've had good news in the search for new Alzheimer's drugs. On Wednesday, VTV Therapeutics , a small North...

Brain Injury May Boost Risk of Alzheimer's Earlier In Life

BRAIN INJURY MAY BOOST RISK OF ALZHEIMER'S EARLIER IN LIFE

Some research suggests that experiencing brain injuries such as concussions can lead to an increased risk of Alzheimer's. A study was...

 
 
 
New Blood Test for Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease

NEW BLOOD TEST FOR EARLY DETECTION OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Alzheimer's disease can be identified at an early stage by a new blood test which measures the relative amounts of a pathological and...

Stigma Associated With Alzheimer's Disease, a Major Obstacle in Prevention Research

STIGMA ASSOCIATED WITH ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE, A MAJOR OBSTACLE IN PREVENTION RESEARCH

National survey finds that stigma associated with Alzheimer's disease prevents people from seeking the information and help they require.

 
 
 
Antipsychotics Use in Alzheimer's Disease Persons can Reduce with Opioids

ANTIPSYCHOTICS USE IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE PERSONS CAN REDUCE WITH OPIOIDS

Opioid analgesics can reduce antipsychotics and benzodiazepines use in persons with Alzheimer's disease, finds a new study.

Using nutrition to manage different stages of Alzheimer's disease

USING NUTRITION TO MANAGE DIFFERENT STAGES OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

The occurrence of Alzheimer's disease has grown significantly over the years. It now makes up a significant 50 to 70 percent of dementia...

 
 
 
Scientists successfully remove Alzheimer's from mice

SCIENTISTS SUCCESSFULLY REMOVE ALZHEIMER'S FROM MICE

On the heals of failed attempts by major pharmaceutical makers, Washington University scientists cut levels of Alzheimer's associated...

New Device to Control Neural Activities in the Brain Developed

NEW DEVICE TO CONTROL NEURAL ACTIVITIES IN THE BRAIN DEVELOPED

Neuroscientists develop potential tool for the study of brain function. This new thermogenetic tool is made from the Drosophila gustatory...

 
 
 
Ayurvedic medicines found to be safe and effective alternative treatment for osteoarthritis of the knee

AYURVEDIC MEDICINES FOUND TO BE SAFE AND EFFECTIVE ALTERNATIVE TREATMENT FOR OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE

Aging is a given. Because of this, most people can't avoid diseases related to aging like hypertension, cataract, diabetes, Alzheimer's...

Monotype: Solar Flare (and supporting research for a cure for Alzheimer's)

MONOTYPE: SOLAR FLARE (AND SUPPORTING RESEARCH FOR A CURE FOR ALZHEIMER'S)

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . Monotype Ghost Prints My love-affair with monotypes continues...