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A 50 percent drop in death rates for AIDS, and drops in death rates for strokes and heart disease, helped Los Angeles County outpace the rest of country in reducing its mortality rate over the past decade, according to a study put out this week.
A policy brief released Wednesday from Alzheimer's Disease International, a federation of advocacy and research organizations, estimates that 135 million people worldwide will be living with dementia by 2050.
There has been a 22% rise in the number of people living with dementia globally since previous estimates three years ago.
"I noticed some bills were being paid double, some weren't being paid at all," Jackson told the AFRO.
The age and origin of the E280A gene mutation responsible for early-onset Alzheimer's disease in a Colombian family with an unusually high incidence of the disease has been traced to a single founder dating from the 16th century.
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A senator and a prominent doctor joined together to call for a doubling of the amount the U.S. government spends on research into Alzheimer's disease each year.
The flavouring is ubiquitous in the food industry and gives a buttery flavour to a wide range of products, including popcorn The European Food Safety Authority has dismissed a suggested link between the butter flavouring diacetyl and Alzheimer's disease.
Ganton Senior Communities owners Scott and Nikki Ganton and marketing specialist Jennifer Andrews in addition to sponsors Airway Oxygen, Great Lakes Caring , Discount Tire, Sweet Kreations for You, Comcast Spotlight and Beckley Road Walgreen as well as a number of chili-cookers supreme who came together to offer 17 different chilies for families ... (more)
The NEU1 enzyme could help modulate plaque buildup in the brain and reverse symptoms associated with Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders.
The researchers found that TyrNovo's novel and unique compound, named NT219, selectively inhibits the process of aging in order to protect the brain from neurodegenerative diseases, without affecting lifespan.
Unsteady on her feet, Rutledge fell and fractured two vertebrae. Now, she is thankful that she broke her back.
The gene, called SORL1, is one of a number of genes linked to an increased risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease, the most common form of the illness.
A 50 percent drop in death rates for AIDS, and drops in death rates for strokes and heart disease, helped Los Angeles County outpace the rest of country in reducing its mortality rate over the past decade, according to study put out today.
Taking care of an ill loved one is never easy, but for the 15 million Americans who provide care for someone with Alzheimer's disease , the emotional and financial toll of caregiving can be overwhelming.