Archive for December, 2018

Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is a neurological syndrome, associated with both frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, in which progressive language impairment emerges as the most salient clinical feature during the initial stages of disease. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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As 2018 slowly but surely draws to a close, we give you an overview of some of the most read and thought-provoking medical research of this year. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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A new study finds that 6 months of exercise, when added to dieting, can reverse 9 years of decline in certain cognitive functions. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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In a new study, researchers find out which brain cells are most vulnerable to the accumulation of toxic plaques that drive Alzheimer’s and speculate why. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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New research examines cognitive function and brain atrophy in both people with and without type 2 diabetes over the course of approximately 5 years. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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In this multicenter study on subjective cognitive decline (SCD) in community-based and memory clinic settings, we assessed the (1) incidence of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and non-AD dementia and (2) determinants of progression to dementia. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRDs) are a global crisis facing the aging population and society as a whole. With the numbers of people with ADRDs predicted to rise dramatically across the world, the scientific community can no longer neglect the need for research focusing on ADRDs among underrepresented ethnoracial Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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A new comprehensive review assesses current clinical trials for Alzheimer’s drugs and advises on the best therapeutic approach going forward. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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New research focuses on an accurate blood test for Alzheimer’s disease. If scientists replicate the study’s promising results, it may be a breakthrough. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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Using an innovative analytical approach, researchers pinpointed genes that play an important role in the protein buildup associated with dementia. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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Association between healthy diet and better cognition is well established, but evidence is limited to evaluate the effect of dietary changes adopted in older age. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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The Alzheimer’s Association, in partnership with the Global Brain Health Institute (GBHI) and Alzheimer’s Society (UK), has awarded 21 grants totaling more than $500,000 that aim to improve quality of life for people affected by Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. The Pilot Awards for Global Brain Health Leaders program supports emerging Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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