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September 19, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Dear Dr. Charness, I often see ads for brain-training programs that promise to improve my memory. Some even suggest using their product could prevent Alzheimer’s disease. Should I believe these...
September 19, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Puzzlers take note: Rather than a rousing round of Word Find, your brain may benefit more if you pick up a golf club, grab a friend and head to the golf course for a lesson. And even, better? Walk...
Older people — ages 60 to 75 — in good cognitive health but with two copies of the “risk gene”1 for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are being asked to take part in Generation Study, a collaborative and...
A simple Google search about Alzheimer’s prevention turns up countless prospective remedies — and few answers.
August 22, 2017
by NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Each flower represents your connection to Alzheimer's – a disease that currently has no prevention and no cure. But, what if one day...
Researchers say early indicators of Alzheimer's disease exist within our eyes, meaning a non-invasive eye scan could tip us off to Alzheimer's years before symptoms occur.
The impact of Alzheimer's is felt around the country. According to the Alzheimer's Association, more than 5 million Americans live with the disease and it is the sixth leading cause of death in the...
August 16, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Football fans all over the country are getting ready for the season: buying jerseys … checking out player profiles online … and searching for tasty recipes for tailgate or game night gatherings. But...
August 16, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Registry
This month’s expert is Robert Stern, PhD, Director of Clinical Research for the Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) Center and Director of the Alzheimer’s Disease Center Clinical Core, both at...
If you’ve been diagnosed with hearing loss but haven’t yet done anything about it, you might want to seek treatment soon. New research conducted at the University of Wisconsin-Madison could give you...