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You might be familiar with biomarkers such as cholesterol levels, blood pressure numbers and body temperature. But what about amyloid and tau? How might these biomarkers lead the way to detecting,...
There is much to be learned about the development of Alzheimer’s disease and how to prevent or delay the onset of the disease – this is why so many research studies are looking for volunteers. For...
You may have heard of the ambitious goal set by the U.S. National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease – to prevent and effectively treat Alzheimer’s disease by 2025. While this plan offers great...
June 25, 2018
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Have you been thinking about participating in a clinical trial, but not so sure you’re ready to delve into the unknown? Alzheimer prevention participant – who’s taken part in not one, but two studies...
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...