Alzheimer's Disease

Here’s My Dream: Deport the Illegal Alien “Nightmares”

Posted: Sep 25, 2017 12:01 AM<p>Last week, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and uber-liberal Congresswoman Barbara Lee held a press conference with …

Conservative View

High fluoride levels in pregnancy may lower offspring IQ

Drinking water and brushing our teeth are daily activities that we tend to do without thinking. But for expectant mothers, these seemingly harmless …

Medicine

Vitamins & Minerals

Sometimes it can be difficult to be on top of personal nutrition. However, one of the consequences of neglecting to do so is vitamin deficiencies. …

Alternative Medicine

Machine Learning

"The field of Machine Learning seeks to answer these questions: How can we build computer systems that automatically improve with experience, and …

Machine Learning

Chicago's Walk To End Alzheimer's Raises $1M

<b>CHICAGO (CBS)</b> — Thousands of people went to Montrose Harbor Sunday morning to raise money for the fight against Alzheimer’s disease.<p>Organizers say …

Dementia

Thousands gather for Walk to End Alzheimer's

The Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and …

Dementia

Want to stay strong as you age? Find a purpose.

After making it through the maelstrom of middle age, many adults find themselves approaching older age wondering, “What will give purpose to my life” now that the kids have flown the nest and retirement is in the cards?<p>How they answer can have significant implications for their health.<p>Over the past …

News (U.S.)

Want to Calm Your Mind? Have Compassion for Others

Hurricanes, earthquakes and more hurricanes ... It's hard to tune out the devastation, but you calm your mind by finding compassion for others.<p>Subscribe<p>Let our news meet your inbox.<p>SIGN UP<p>The other day, my daughter said to me: “Mom, do you ever stop thinking? Does your mind ever turn off?”<p>Trust me, …

Health

Fall Color In-Depth: Maple Trees Offer New Answers to Diabetes, Alzheimer’s

In the 1992 film <i>Medicine Man</i>, biochemist Robert Campbell, played by actor Sean Connery, searches for new drugs in the Amazon’s vast rainforests. …

Dementia

Marijuana’s Top 5 Cannabinoids And What They Do

Cannabinoids are the chemical compounds found in marijuana that interact with cells and provide tons of medicinal benefits. We still haven’t …

Cannabis

Mike Myers on the Invictus Games, family and his love for Canada

Mike Myers says he jumped at the opportunity to become an ambassador for the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto when he was asked two years ago.<p>“I just …

Canadian News

Police looking for missing man with Alzheimer's

KALAMAZOO, MI -- Police are looking for a man who walked away from his West Walnut Street home on Friday, Sept. 22.<p>Police say Julius O'Bryant Jr., …

Michigan

New information about Alzheimer's disease provides hope for a cure

Amyloid or Tau<p>Since 1993, we’ve known that ApoE4, a variant of the apolipoprotein E (ApoE) gene, increases the risk of Alzheimer’s disease by up to …

Neuroscience

5 Times Donald Trump Proved to Be a Dotard 

There are very few times that I’d ever found myself to agreeing with the rhetoric of North Korean President Kim Jong-Un. But Kim’s clapback after …

African-American News

Alzheimer’s Disease Amyloid Hypothesis Crumbling

Many researchers contend that beta amyloid protein is a primary cause of AD, but a growing body of evidence suggests that these proteins may actually …

Dementia

Protein worsens brain damage from Alzheimer's 'toxic tangles' - Futurity

Discovering that a single protein can make Alzheimer's worse gives researchers a new target for treatments and prevention.

Dementia

I have no sons left, my heart is torn away - Mum broken by grief after losing third child to suicide

To lose a child is, for the vast majority of us, utterly unimaginable. To lose three - and all having taken their own lives - is a scenario the human …

News (Ireland)

Professor praised for bringing his mother to class

<b>A university professor and his elderly mother have become social media stars in China. Some 9,000 Sino Weibo users commented in response to an article in Beijing Youth Daily highlighting that Prof Hu Ming in south-west Guizhou province has been bringing his elderly mother, who has Alzheimer's, to</b> …

China

Mother Issues: All That Family Drama Really is Making You Depressed, New Study Finds

Your mommy issues really are bad for your health—if you're a girl.

Dementia

Depression: Major study of college freshman kicks off at UCLA

As throngs of young Californians march off to college bubbling with anticipation, those heading to UCLA — including 1,150 from the Bay Area — will be …

Mental Health

Football Deathwatch: Detecting CTE Early, New Brain Damage Study, and Trump

Last time (the first time, actually) I embarked on a Football Deathwatch, it was about declining high school participation levels. Now in the last week there has been a lot more information coming out about football-induced brain damage, including a study that casts more doubt on the wisdom of …

CTE

CTSC Monterey Weekend Notebook

Photo: Brian Cleary/BCPix.com***While the team’s Audi R8 LMS will continue for the remainder of the IMSA WetherTech SportsCar Championship season to …

Motorsport

French press review 22 September 2017 - France - RFI

Peace has returned to northern Mali, according to <i>Libération</i>.<p>Earlier this week in Bamako, a definitive ceasefire was agreed between former rebels …

France

Owners get training, earn grants through Hamilton Small Business Enterprise Centre

Community11:09 AM by Debra Downey Dundas Star News<p>New business owner Nina Lewin has nothing but praise for the assistance she received this spring …

Canadian News

Dumfries woman set for Alzheimer's charity cycle in memory of late grandparents

Charlotte set to cycle 400km from Dumfries to Birmingham to pay tribute to lost family members.<p>A woman who watched two grandparents succumb to …

Dementia

The Difference Between Dementia And Alzheimer's Disease Explained

'People often get the two confused.'<p>It’s common for people to think dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are just two terms for exactly the same thing - …

Dementia

7 Weird Things Linked to Memory Loss Later in Life

Science suggests that what’s good for your body is also good for your mind: Exercise, a balanced diet, and maintaining a healthy weight all seem to …

Dementia

Insulin resistance cause found, reversed in animal study

UC San Diego scientists say they've discovered a cause of insulin resistance -- a hallmark of type 2 diabetes -- and reversed it, in mice.<p>If the …

Diabetes

Alzheimer's disease: When does personality start to change?

A new study recently published in the journal <i>JAMA Psychiatry</i> investigates whether or not changes in personality precede the onset of mild cognitive …

Dementia

How a 32-Year-Old CEO Got a Team of Pharma Vets to Join His Radical Approach to Making Drugs

Vivek Ramaswamy got a pretty special present for his 32nd birthday in August: $1.1 billion in funding from SoftBank and other investors for the …

Pharma