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April 13, 2018
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
A massive $20 million research trial is kicking off to determine whether early intervention can support brain health and prevent decline in memory and thinking ability. Can lifestyle intervention –...
Maria Shriver moderated a panel discussion on ways to help prevent dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
This month's expert is Pierre N. Tariot, MD, director, Banner Alzheimer’s Institute. Dear Dr. Tariot - My father and mother-in-law both have Alzheimer’s disease. I’ve been reading that more...
March 19, 2018
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
If you follow the headlines in the news, you may think that researchers are destined to fail when it comes to finding a treatment for Alzheimer’s disease. However, there is more than meets the eye...
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...
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 ...
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...