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February 14, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
It’s like when we learned dark chocolate is good for your health. Researchers are now telling us being social may help maintain our brains. It’s true. People 50 years and older who are more...
February 14, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
I just retired from an interesting career that kept me active and engaged for 40 years. How can I keep my brain as challenged as it was when I was working? Do I need to be concerned about losing what...
January 25, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin - Special Issue
In 2016, when pharmaceutical manufacturer Eli Lilly announced it was stopping further development of a promising anti-amyloid Alzheimer’s drug, many were left wondering where Alzheimer’s research is...
January 17, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Getting more sleep is a New Year’s resolution that may not have made it to your list. But, that’s just what a team of scientists and doctors is recommending to help keep our brains healthy as we age...
January 17, 2017
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Dear Dr. Yaffe, Lately, I’ve had trouble getting to sleep at night. I just turned 50 and wonder if it’s related to that. Any tips for how a former good sleeper can get some shut eye?   Sincerely...
A fake town modeled after 1950s American culture will be built in San Diego, just for Alzheimer's patients. It is projected to be finished in 2018. NPR's Robert Siegel spoke to Scott Tarde, who is...
An update on pharmaceutical goings on in the world of neurology and neuroscience. Dr. Reiman’s “year in review” was mentioned and linked. 
New research from the Boston University School of Medicine suggests there may be more of a link between concussions and Alzheimer’s disease than previously thought. The researchers found that mild...
January 11, 2017
by Smithsonian.com
A study from MIT examines a new potential treatment with flashing LED lights for Alzheimer’s patients. 
December 20, 2016
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Dear Dr. Kramer, I try to stay fit to help both my body and brain, but December is always a challenge. Do you have any tips to help me through this busy month?