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Experts from government, academia, industry, and non-profit organizations put forward recommendations that provide a roadmap for an integrated, multidisciplinary research agenda necessary...
Dear Dr. Stites:  I’m trying to keep up on Alzheimer’s research. Repeatedly, I’m hearing the terms genetic markers and biomarker results. I’m a little embarrassed to admit this, but I’m not sure...
May 22, 2018
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
A recent study published in Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association, confirmed what many may have assumed – when it comes to Alzheimer’s disease, there is a stigma....
New study shows that meaningful music can increase brain connectivity in patients
A study published last month suggests that a Mediterranean diet isn’t just good for your heart and waistline but can also stave off the onset of Alzheimer’s disease by as much as three-and-a-half...
Dear Dr. Baker – My dad had dementia. Although I’m very healthy now, I was really looking forward to participating in the big prevention study I’ve been hearing about. I was disappointed to learn...
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 –...
April 2, 2018
by MD Magazine
Currently, several trials are trying to develop therapies for AD by 2025. These trials’ success, however, depends upon participants who are willing to undergo genetic and biomarker testing to learn...
About 107,000 people in the state are serving as caregivers for people with Alzheimer’s, a role that keeps them out of the workforce, according to a report from the Alzheimer’s Association. 
Maria Shriver moderated a panel discussion on ways to help prevent dementia and Alzheimer's disease.