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Alzheimer's Disease
Digital Health

Elucidating Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease Risk

Women have a two-fold higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease than men, yet strikingly little is known about how changes in brain function …

Comparing Three Dual-Task Methods and the Relationship to Physical and Cognitive Impairment in People with Multiple Sclerosis and Controls.

2015;2015:650645. doi: 10.1155/2015/650645. Epub 2015 Nov 23.<p>1Recovery & Performance Laboratory, L.A. Miller Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial …

Neurology

Alzheimer's: Eye test may predict if you'll develop the disease, research suggests

A simple eye test could determine if a person is likely to develop Alzheimer's disease decades before they show symptoms, a leading US medical …

Dementia

Leaked Emails: Aspartame Linked to Diabetes, Alzheimer's and Obesity » Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

<b>Diet soda is supposed to offer you the sweetness of regular soda without any additional calories. However, new information has confirmed that diet</b> …

Company Recreates Doors Of Dementia Patients’ Houses To Help Them Find Rooms And Feel At Home

Ever wanted to make a place feel more like home? Well, now you can with True Doors!<p>Whether you’re a college student wanting to personalize your dorm …

Blood sugar Managements

Diet Coke’s new flavors and cans Hollis Johnson Coca-Cola is trying to convince millennials to drink more Diet Coke. The READ MORE<p>By Alan Mozes …

Woman With Dementia Flies from Chicago to Los Angeles Without a Boarding Pass

Related Articles<p>A woman with dementia disappeared from the Chicago Airport. Her worried family later found out she had flown to Los Angeles on …

Probiotics may boost learning, memory for Alzheimer's patients

A research team from Iran are the first to show how a daily dose of probiotics for 3 months could be effective for improving memory and thinking …

Dementia

German parliament passes controversial law on dementia treatments

The new law will allow doctors to conduct more expansive clinical research on patients suffering from dementia. Lauded by medical experts, the ruling …

Bundestag
Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's Disease

Enzyme treatment of gene may reverse Alzheimer’s effects

“Is there really a magic bullet, one treatment that covers all aspects of Alzheimer’s? Not likely.”<p>An image of the human brain. (photo credit: …

Better Buy: Biogen Inc. vs. Celgene Corporation

<b>Biogen</b> (NASDAQ: BIIB) and <b>Celgene</b> (NASDAQ: CELG) have ranked among the most successful biotech stocks of the past decade. Biogen stock has soared more than 430% in the last 10 years, while Celgene's share price has jumped more than 340%.<p>But which of these two biotech stocks is the better pick for …

Brain Training Can Help in Fight Against Dementia: Meta Analysis

<i>Summary: According to researchers, brain training apps can help improve mood and memory in people with mild cognitive impairment, but the training</i> …

Neuroscience

Powers of attorney rocket as dementia becomes Britain's biggest killer

There has been a huge rise in the number of lasting powers of attorney set up, new figures show, as dementia and Alzheimer’s become the biggest cause of death for the first time.<p>Power of attorney arrangements allow an individual's financial and health affairs to be looked after by someone else, the …

Cognitive Impairment

Alzheimer's disease found to be a diabetic disorder of the brain

Researchers at Tohoku University have found a promising treatment for Alzheimer's disease, by noticing a similarity in the way insulin signaling …

Top 10 Free and Affordable Mental Health and Counseling Resources

This week’s roundup isn’t so much a <i>top</i> 10, since this isn’t ranked, and there’s way more than we can cover, but here are ten of our favorite mental …

Mental Health

'Minibrains' Could Help Drug Discovery For Zika And For Alzheimer's

Some tiny clusters of brain cells grown in a lab dish are making big news at this week's Society for Neuroscience meeting in San Diego.<p>Known as "minibrains," these rudimentary networks of cells are small enough to fit on the head of a pin, but already are providing researchers with insights into …

Neuroscience

Cellophane-Like Implant Records From Both the Surface and Interior of the Human Brain

Editor’s Picks<p>A new implant that can be draped over the brain like plastic wrap has successfully been used to simultaneously monitor the activity of …

Neurophilosophy

Alzheimer's could be spotted 20 years before the first symptoms appear

Spotting the earliest signs of Alzheimer's Disease could lead to new treatments for preventing the onset of dementia, scientists believe<p>Alzheimer's could be spotted in people 20 years before the first symptoms appear, scientists have found.<p>Researchers at Sweden’s Karolinska Institute and the …

Dementia

Indications of Alzheimer's disease may be evident decades before first signs of cognitive impairment

Researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine have found that patients with Alzheimer’s disease have lower glucose utilization in the brain than …

Dementia

Progress in World's First Alzheimer's Vaccine

<i>Summary: Researchers have made a breakthrough discovery in the international quest to discover a new and potentially effective vaccine targeting the</i> …

Neuroscience

Alzheimer's Vaccine? Researchers Say it's Possible Within 5 Years

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> Medical Daily.<p>A new study suggests that a vaccine for the incurable Alzheimer's disease could become a reality in …