Archive for November, 2019

A 6-year study of 1,000 people aged 70–90 found no difference in rates of memory or cognition decline among participants who did or did not use statins. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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We estimated the prevalence and correlates of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) among middle-aged and older diverse Hispanics/Latinos. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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New research finds that people who cannot read may have a threefold risk of developing dementia in older age, compared with people who can read. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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A study of 35 people with and without Alzheimer’s disease found that hyperspectral imaging of the retina could aid early diagnosis of the disease. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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Why is my leg shaking?"> Why is my leg shaking?

Posted November 13, 2019 By

There are many reasons a person’s leg could be shaking, from restless legs syndrome to anxiety. Read this article to learn about 10 possible causes of a shaky leg. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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In a new review of the evidence, scientists propose two main types of Parkinson’s, depending on which part of the nervous system the disease originates in. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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New research examines the cognitive ability of children in the hope that markers of cognitive decline will predict dementia later in life. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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The effect of comorbid cardiometabolic diseases (CMDs), including diabetes, heart diseases, and stroke, on dementia remains unclear. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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Development of disease-modifying treatments for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has been challenging, with no drugs approved to date. The failures of several amyloid-targeted programs have led many to dismiss the amyloid beta (Aβ) hypothesis of AD. An antiamyloid antibody aducanumab recently showed modest but significant efficacy in a phase 3 trial, Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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The first large-scale study of its kind examines the link between waist circumference in later life and the risk of developing dementia. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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A new study shows, for the first time, that cerebrospinal fluid washes into and out of the brain in waves during sleep, helping clear out waste. Read & Research Alzheimer’s More

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