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February 20, 2018
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Is red wine good for you or bad for you? Should you eat grains or leave them off your plate? What about dairy – yes or no? When it comes to nutritional advice, it may seem like a constant exercise in...
February 20, 2018
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
This month’s expert is Jose Luchsinger, MD, MPH, associate professor of medicine and epidemiology, Columbia University Medical Center. Dear Dr. Luchsinger, I don’t drink wine, but I am hearing more...
January 23, 2018
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Exercise – or moving your body for those who don’t like the “e-word” – is good for us. Upon that fact, there’s widespread agreement. There also have been proven positive correlations between physical...
January 23, 2018
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
This month’s expert is Dr. Alden Gross, PhD, MHS, Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins University Center on Aging and Health. Dear Dr. Gross, My husband is not in great shape and I worry about the...
Pfizer has announced plans to end its research efforts to discover new drugs for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.
December 28, 2017
by Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation
Developing new biomarkers is a priority for the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF). These tools are critical to the success of our mission to find effective ways to prevent and treat...
December 27, 2017
by Business Insider
There's still a lot we don't know about the causes of Alzheimer's, but there are some factors associated with an increased risk of getting the disease. For the most part, though, an ...
December 20, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
As the year 2017 rolled in, hopes were high that a few clinical trials would have a positive outcome, resulting in a possible new treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.  Although there weren’t any...
Bill Gates is investing $50 million of his own money into the Dementia Discovery Fund, a private-public research partnership focused on some of the more novel ideas about what drives the...
November 14, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
I’m not sure if my mother would be considered clinically depressed or not. She just seems like she doesn’t care about much and isn’t very engaged in her world. Could this be depression and, if...