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November 30, 2022
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
When COVID-19 struck,  clinical research studies, sometimes called clinical trials, were in a quandary. Study centers closed yet studies needed to continue. Thus, a different way of conducting...
October 26, 2022
by Alzheimer's Prevention Registry
A Phase 3 study recently announced positive results in an amyloid-reducing drug trial. The results are welcome news for patients, families and the medical community who continue to search for new...
September 21, 2022
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Alzheimer’s disease research studies need more participants and broader diversity. A panel of experts recently published new recommendations for enhancing recruitment of participants for Alzheimer’s...
At the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in August 2022, the precedent-setting Alzheimer’s Prevention Initiative study based in Colombia reported the study drug did not slow cognitive...
July 20, 2022
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Beginning in July, several Alzheimer’s disease trials will release their study results. Will this be the year a potential treatment or prevention therapy is discovered? Dr. Alireza Atri from the...
June 22, 2022
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Recent studies suggest a link between Alzheimer’s disease and autism spectrum disorder. Scientists are asking the question: As children diagnosed with autism age into adulthood, how will their...
In its annual report, the Global Council on Brain Health and AARP brought together experts from around the world to discuss how society can do more to promote activities to support healthy brains as...
April 20, 2022
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
This year the Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry turns 10!  We’ve achieved many milestones over the past decade thanks to our members who continue to express interest in Alzheimer’s-focused...
March 23, 2022
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Family caregivers are the backbone of long-term care for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Research studies are now focused on how to support caregivers throughout the course of a...
Approximately 75% of adults with Down syndrome develop Alzheimer’s disease by the age of 65. Researchers are now creating more studies to explore the link between the two and plan to bring the latest...