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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...
March 16, 2018
by Banner Alzheimer's Institute Beacon - Family and Community Services
Often we become absorbed with viewing life through in our own narrow lens and neglect to empathically consider the diversity in people and families we encounter. It is important to incorporate unique...
To address increasing concerns about difficulties in reaching study recruitment goals, the NIA, with co-facilitation from the Alzheimer’s Association and other organizations, is asking a wide range...
March 6, 2018
by Mind Body Green Health
Is Cutting Carbs Bad For Your Brain? A Neuroscientist Explains
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...
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...
Married for more than 50 years, the Woodings are among the more than 5 million Americans who are facing Alzheimer’s disease, one of the most devastating diagnoses today. But instead of accepting the...
Researchers hope the test will help with drug trials and early intervention
Merck & Co. will stop its final-stage test of an Alzheimer’s compound that was once seen as a promising alternative to other now-failed approaches.Merck & Co. will stop its final-...