Dementia

Food to help your brain and prevent Alzheimer's disease

One in ten people aged 65 or older has Alzheimer's disease. Many more suffer from confusion and forgetfulness. So how can you lower your chances of …

Alzheimer's Disease

10 Early Symptoms of Alzheimer's DiseaseMost People Ignore!

Spread the love<p>Before we start with this article, and show you the 10 most common symptoms of this terrible disease, you should know that many …

Alzheimer's Disease

Lifestyle changes, not a magic pill, can reverse Alzheimer's

Last summer, a research group from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) quietly published the results of a new approach in the treatment …

Women's News

Alzheimer's: Word processing duration may predict onset

Recent research published in the journal <i>NeuroImage Clinical</i> suggests that the time it takes for someone to process written words may be a reliable …

Neuroscience

City where residents get Alzhemier’s at 40 offers clues to potential cure

A tiny South American town once famed for murder and violence could prove the key to saving millions of Australians suffering the ravages of …

Australian News

Can this Maggie Beer chocolate cake recipe prevent Alzheimer's?

It looks like a simple mix of chocolate, eggs and butter, but celebrity cook Maggie Beer says her new cake can do wonders for brain health.<p>The food …

Australian News

Frailty, loss of mental function independently affect elderly survival

(Reuters Health) - Frail older people don’t live as long as their stronger peers, and loss of mental function further increases their risk of death, recent research shows.<p>The good news: Older people can live longer, healthier lives by maintaining their strength and cognitive abilities, Dr. Yunhwan …

Longevity

San Jose police ask for help locating missing man diagnosed with dementia

SAN JOSE — Police are asking for the public’s help locating an 80-year-old man diagnosed with dementia who was last seen Friday morning at his home …

San Jose

Our People: OAP who overcame stroke puts on his walking shoes for Alzheimer Scotland

Harvey Rhodes form East Mains is a well-know face in the community and decided to get involved with the Lanarkshire Memory Walk.<p>An intrepid OAP who …

Senior Citizen

Book Deals: Week of October 23, 2017

McGinnis Tackles Opioid Crisis for Katherine Tegen<p>For HarperCollins’s Katherine Tegen Books imprint, <b>Ben Rosenthal</b> bought North American rights to</i> …

Books

10 Great Creature Features On Streaming

Some of the greatest horror films ever made introduced us to monsters who still haunt our nightmares. Whether you’re still afraid to go in the water …

Entertainment

'Connect Protect' gives police access to serious medical conditions

The Edmonton police are partnering with the MedicAlert Foundation Canada to share information that will help track down lost loved ones.<p>MedicAlert …

Canadian News

The CBD Oil That's Giving Me a Better Night's Sleep

Half a teaspoon and I'm counting sheep.<p>It was our monthly ladies’ dinner, and I’d come with a fun new party favor. Some people might have brought a bottle of mezcal or, in certain circles, some pot. Me? I brought a bottle of CBD oil to put on the celery-date salad.<p>You’ve probably been hearing a lot …

Alzheimer's Disease

Cannabis Slows Memory Loss and Protects Brain Cells

Few people know that the US government owns the original patent on Cannabinoids (Cannabis extracts) and lists them as “Neural Protectants” meaning …

Alzheimer's Disease

What Americans of every age should know about the state of retirement today - MarketWatch

I spent the past four days in Washington, D.C. as part of the National Press Foundation’s fellowship for reporting on retirement and aging. Nineteen …

Business

A Light in the Dark: Living with Alzheimer’s Disease

Loss. Gradual, continual, unrelenting loss. The most common form of dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease (AD), has been characterized many different ways, …

Photojournalism

Lower Brain Glucose Levels in Brains of People With Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes

<i>Summary: Yale researchers report people with type 2 diabetes and obesity have reduced levels of glucose in their brains. The finding may help explain</i> …

Diabetes

End of the road for traditional vehicles? Here are the facts

New sales of petrol and diesel cars will be banned by 2040 in the UK, which has since been joined by France. Sweden and Scotland will impose the ban …

Electric Vehicles

Fighting Dementia Through Vision and Hearing

Source: tookapic at pexelsDementia scares people. Rates are rising. New evidence shows decreased vision and hearing make dementia more likely. One …

Wellness

Discovery lights path for Alzheimer's research

A probe invented at Rice University that lights up when it binds to a misfolded amyloid beta peptide—the kind suspected of causing Alzheimer's …

Chemistry

Hearing training boosts understanding in noisy settings by 25 percent

Hearing-impaired people can understand conversation significantly better in a noisy environment by playing a brain-training exercise, according to a …

San Diego

Neuroscience News wrote a new post, One Step Closer Toward a Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease?, on the site Neuroscience News

Summary: Researchers have developed a new class of drugs that may be more precise at blocking the production of toxic forms of amyloid beta.Source: …

Neuroscience

Reframing the Conversation on Drug Pricing

<i>Editor’s note:</i> <i>An earlier version of this paper was co-authored by Dr. Rosenblatt and Mr. Termeer before Mr. Termeer passed away in May 2017. In</i> …

Pharma

Deepak Chopra and Rudolph Tanzi discuss Best-Selling 'Super Brain' at HubWeek

On Thursday, October 12, Dr. Deepak Chopra, MD met with fellow speaker Dr. Rudolph Tanzi, PhD and moderator Reverend Liz Walker held a HubWeek forum …

Consciousness

PET scans for Alzheimer's could bring benefit to more patients

An imaging tool honed to spot rogue proteins in the brain could benefit some patients with suspected Alzheimer's, according to a new study.

Alzheimer's Disease

Phenogenetic map created for stem cells models of neurological diseases

In an effort to better understand neurological diseases like Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and ALS -- and develop new ways to treat them -- researchers …

Medicine

Wife writes a book to help husband of 50 Years remember during his battle with Alzheimer's

Filed under: Lifestyle, Wellness, Relationships<p>A California wife found her own way to combat her husband’s worsening Alzheimer’s — writing a book of all her favorite memories with him.<p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

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Google DeepMind's AI teaches itself to beat human players of complex Chinese game in three days

An artificial intelligence program developed by Google has for the first time taught itself from scratch how to defeat human players in the complex …

Artificial Intelligence

Triple Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation after PCI

The management of atrial fibrillation in patients who have undergone percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for the treatment of coronary-artery …

Medicine

How to recognize the signs of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s

How to recognize the signs of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer's Disease