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After Gordon Atlin, left, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, his wife Sandra said she had to learn about the disease and keep him stimulated on top of running the household and trying to stay healthy herself.
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With our ageing society, Alzheimer's and dementia is a ticking time bomb at the heart of healthcare in the UK.
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Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron speaks as British Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt, looks on at the G8 Dementia Summit held at Lancaster House, central London Wednesday Dec. 11, 2013.
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Modern medicine struggles with understanding and treating dementia and many other ailments of the mind.
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Omega-3 fatty acids -- nutrients long thought to be helpful for neurological health -- can cross the usually impenetrable blood-brain barrier and make their way into the brain, a new study suggests.
A drug designed by Merck may be the next big thing in treating patients with Alzheimer's disease, The Wall Street Journal reports .
Regular exercise can help people with dementia think a little more clearly, and care for themselves a bit more, a new study finds.
A support group for caregivers and family members of someone who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia disorder will be held from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the Sally Griffin Center, 700 Jewel Ave., Pacific Grove, Our commenting policy The Monterey County Herald's commenting service is provided by Disqus.
Charlotte Herber, a Pound Ridge resident, recently received the Acorda Scientific Excellence Award for her research project related to Alzheimer's disease.
The way doctors diagnose Alzheimer's disease may be starting to change. Traditionally clinicians have relied on tests of memory and reasoning skills and reports of social withdrawal to identify patients with Alzheimer's.
Misfolded protein molecules, caused by gene mutation, are capable of maintaining their function but are misrouted within the cell and can't work normally, thus causing disease.
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Gladstone's Robert Mahley is aiming at developing a drug that restructures a protein that heightens the genetic risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
Used extensively in neurodegenerative disease research, the tau mouse model is part of the Taconic Transgenic Models ) portfolio of in-licensed transgenic models available off-the-shelf in typical study quantities.
The Byram Hills High School student plays on the tennis team and is a member of the choir but decided to raise awareness about a disease that directly impacted him and his family.
On Saturday I attended a volunteer recognition reception hosted by the Alzheimer's Association, Maine Chapter .