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August 23, 2016
by Alzheimer's Prevention Initiative
Researchers study whether two new drugs can reduce or eliminate protein linked to Alzheimer’s
A large-scale analysis of three separate studies published this week in JAMA Neurology found no association between unconsciousness-causing traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and Alzheimer’s disease or...
Experts on the front lines say there is still hope for drugs that target tau proteins despite recent failed attempts. Researchers continue to find new ways to recognize the toxic state. 
Doctors may be able to screen men for Alzheimer's at even younger ages, according to a new study presented today at the Alzheimer's Association Internationsl Conference. A study from the Mayo Clinic...
July 26, 2016
by Banner Alzheimer's Institute
Dear Dr. Roberts, My father recently enrolled in GeneMatch, a new Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry program. He did a cheek swab and is waiting to be “matched” with appropriate studies. What are the...
July 26, 2016
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Imagine this: You’re an Alzheimer’s researcher conducting a study that includes genetic testing to determine if participants carry the APOE4 gene, which is linked to both Alzheimer’s disease and...
July 13, 2016
by The Wall Street Journal
According to a new study published Wednesday in the journal Neurology, changes in the brain associated with Alzheimer’s disease can be seen as early as childhood in people with a heightened genetic...
New research into the genetic underpinnings of Alzheimer’s disease offers fresh evidence that the devastating brain disorder may gain a foothold years beforedementia sets in, and takes a key...
Pat Summitt is not gone. She’s free.
June 30, 2016
by The Huffington Post
There is no cure for Alzheimer’s, temporary treatments help so the key is prevention. Making your health a priority makes you happier and have a healthier mind. These tips will guide you towards...