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Following a healthy lifestyle is associated with a lower risk of dementia in cognitively healthy older adults at varying levels of genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias,...
Researchers are prescribing exercise as if it were a drug in a study that aims to see if it can prevent Alzheimer's disease.
Researchers are still optimistic about finding disease-altering medicines—just not anytime soon
A good diet and ample exercise don't just help your waistline. Healthy lifestyle factors may also help lower your risk of dementia, even if you have a higher genetic risk, according to a study...
Test tube and mice research has found that herpes and other viruses speed up the development of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s.
Looking for a way to stay mentally sharp as you age? Here’s a clue: puzzles.
April 5, 2019
by US News and World Report
A new study found that the common NSAID naproxen was ineffective at preventing Alzheimer’s disease.
March 18, 2019
by The Business Journals
As Alzheimer’s disease and dementia affect a growing number of Americans, efforts to keep brain decline at bay have become big business. But in a piece published in the Journal of the...
At first, she just forgot a name or two. Then, a few meetings on her schedule. A few months later, LuPita Gutierrez-Parker found herself struggling at work to use computer software she knew...
What does your brain do while you sleep? According to a new study, deep sleep is when your brain gets a scrub down, washing away the toxic waste that contributes to diseases like Alzheimer’s.