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Scientists have linked a new protein to Alzheimer's disease, different from the amyloid and tau that make up the sticky brain plaques and tangles long known to be its hallmarks.
Senior Helpers and the Victoria Generals are teaming up to host Purple out the Park at Riverside Stadium on Thursday in support of the fight against Alzheimer's disease.
People who have dementia and heart rhythm irregularities are more likely to get a pacemaker than people without dementia, new research has found.
Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer'sA is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research.
There is no cure for Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, but the research community is one step closer to finding treatment.
Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine report variants in a new gene , PLXNA4, which may increase the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease .
The groundbreaking scientific studies featured at the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo will include research on a blood test for Alzheimer's that uses biochip technology, a new test to diagnose colon cancer early, a more accurate method for determining multiple myeloma prognosis, a less stressful test for sleep apnea, and the ... (more)
Simon Gibson , far left with chief executive of Alzheimer's Research UK Rebecca Wood, centre, alongside family, friends and supporters.
A new study finds that it's the level of intellectual stimulation one has had during childhood, not race, that affects cognitive impairment in old age.
Perhaps you've bitten the bullet and purchased long-term care insurance, or decided to pay out of pocket for long-term care.
Dementia is a broad term used to describe a group of symptoms that interferes with a person's thinking and the ability to function well in day-to-day activities.
Too often, caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease takes a large toll on the health of the wife, husband, adult child or friend who is doing the caregiving.
Roy Ray, 74, and his wife, Joan, 70, stepped lively on the dance floor Saturday to the World War II-era tune "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" as fellow dancers cut a rug around them.
Up in cabin country, store owners in Walker, Minn., are reorganizing shops so they are easier for customers with Alzheimer's disease and age-related dementia.
A CHARD woman is hard at work training for the challenge of a lifetime to raise much-needed funds for dementia research.
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- Stovall Marks Insurance in Decatur is the recipient of a Safeco Insurance "Make More Happen" Award for its volunteer service with Alzheimer's Association, Mid-South Chapter of North Alabama.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 04:26 am
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