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Alzheimer's disease is one of the most complicated progressive neurodegeneration diseases that involve many genes, proteins, and their complex interactions.
Glen Campbell has been moved into an Alzheimer's disease care facility, a friend of his family has told People magazine.
More than 5 million Americans today live with some form of dementia, and caring for those afflicted creates significant stress on family caregivers.
CARMEL >> The Alzheimer's Association will hold a discussion on age related memory and natural changes happening in the brain while growing older.
Glen Campbell, the 77-year-old Grammy Award-winning singer best known for the hit "Rhinestone Cowboy," was moved to an Alzheimer's care facility last week, according to a family friend.
Tarn the Jack Russell terrier is still going strong at the ripe old age of 21 - despite being deaf and suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
Research at UW-Madison is showing that the risk of getting Alzheimer's disease might be as much about lifestyle as aging.
Micky Styslinger of Summerville has joined The ARK, Alzheimer's Family Support Services as its Neighborhood Outreach Alzheimer's Help Project Coordinator.
Photographer Diane Beals gathered the courage to get back behind the lens documenting Alzheimer's patients after she lost her father to the disease.
The Arbors of Bedford, southern New Hampshire's only assisted living community specializing in all phases of memory care, welcomed Amherst resident Lori Dodge as its new executive director, effective March 17. Dodge has experience working with seniors suffering from Alzheimer's disease and other memory issues, along with helping their families to ... (more)
Glen Campbell has been moved into a care facility three years after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, People.com reports .
Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia, affecting approximately 6% to 7% of the population over 65 years of age.1,2 The multifactorial etiology of Alzheimer's disease involves complex interplay among genetic, biochemical, and physiologic factors, which manifest clinically as a range of progressive cognitive, affective, and ... (more)
Christ United Methodist Church has started a new ministry for those in the community with early to mid-stage Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers.
The Alzheimer's Association of the Rochester and Finger Lakes Region is inviting local families affected by Alzheimer's to share their experiences during a town hall meeting.
Limiting a certain protein in the brain reverses Alzheimer's symptoms in mice, report neuroscientists at MIT's Picower Intitute for Learning and Memory.