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Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): A team of researchers have identified rare variations in a gene that doubles a person's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease later in life.
Key to preventing dementia: Mediterranean diet Dec 9, 11:21 am
Melbourne, Dec. 9 (ANI): UK scientists have found that the Mediterranean diet, which includes fresh fruits, vegetables, nuts, fish and olive oil, could help in reducing the risk of developing dementia later in life.
Protein that helps dissolve Alzheimer's plaque identified Dec 7, 1:33 pm
Washington, Dec. 7 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a way of traversing the blood-brain barrier, as well as a similar physiological obstacle in the eye, the retinal-blood barrier.
London, December 6 (ANI): Scientists have developed a drug, which will be available in 5 years to slow down Alzheimer's relentless attack on the brain.
Dementia sufferers set to treble by 2050 Dec 5, 11:49 am
London, Dec. 5 (ANI): A new analysis has revealed that number of people afflicted with dementia worldwide would treble by 2050.
'Alzheimer's drug to be developed within five years' Dec 5, 11:49 am
Washington, Dec. 5 (ANI): Scientists have said that a drug that could provide a breakthrough for Alzheimer's disease will be available within the next five years.
Washington, Dec. 4 (ANI): A new study from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health has suggested that people who are more prone to developing Alzheimer's disease later in life show changes in their brains from childhood.
4pence-a-day BP pills can be effective in treating dementia Dec 4, 1:24 pm
London, Dec. 4 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that Amlodipine, a 4 pence-a-day cheap blood pressure capsule, could potentially help in beating vascular dementia that results from problems with the blood supply to the brain.
Exercise can help dementia patients improve thinking abilities Dec 4, 11:10 am
London, Dec. 4 (ANI): A new study has found that exercising can actually help people suffering from dementia boost their cognitive skills.
Washington, Dec 04 (ANI): Researchers have found that a new and unique compound, named NT219, selectively inhibits the process of aging in order to protect the brain from neurodegenerative diseases, without affecting lifespan.
Enzyme that could lead to better diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease identified Dec 4, 10:48 am
Washington, Dec. 4 (ANI): Researchers have identified an enzyme that could halt or possibly even reverse the build-up of toxic protein fragments known as plaques in the brains of mice with Alzheimer's disease.
Washington, December 3 (ANI): A new study has shown a way to accurately predicted early onset of Alzheimer's disease within two years of screening.
Broken 'circadian clock' linked to Alzheimer's disease Dec 1, 10:27 am
Washington, Dec 01 (ANI): Researchers have shown that brain cell damage similar to that seen in Alzheimer's disease and other disorders results when a gene that controls the sleep-wake cycle and other bodily rhythms is disabled.
Washington, Dec 01 (ANI): A team of researchers have discovered in a model of Alzheimer's disease that early accumulation of a small protein, known as amyloid beta, in the blood vessels of the brain can drive early cognitive impairment.
Why Alzheimer's disease is associated with disrupted sleep Nov 26, 1:25 pm
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that disabling a gene that helps keep track of time makes brain cells more likely to die spontaneously, and they believe that this connection may help strong connections between sleep problems and neurodegenerative conditions such as Alzheimer's disease.
Sugary drinks may have negative impact on brain Nov 21, 3:15 pm
Washington, November 21 (ANI): Sugary drinks may have a negative impact on the brain, a new study has revealed.
Washington, Nov. 19 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the brain changes associated with meditation and stress reduction could play an important role in slowing the progression of age-related cognitive disorders such as Alzheimer's disease.
Rosemary and spearmint extract may help keep Alzheimer's at bay Nov 17, 1:22 pm
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that enhanced extracts made from special antioxidants in spearmint and rosemary reduce deficits caused by mild cognitive impairment, which can be a precursor to Alzheimer's disease.
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that enhanced extracts made from special antioxidants in spearmint and rosemary reduce deficits caused by mild cognitive impairment, which can be a precursor to Alzheimer's disease.
Eyes may be windows to spot Alzheimer's disease Nov 14, 9:52 am
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A team of researchers has found that the loss of a particular layer of retinal cells not previously investigated may reveal the presence of Alzheimer's disease and provided a new way to track the progression of the disease.
London, Nov 13 (ANI): A new study has found that belting out classic numbers from hit musicals can boost the brain function of people with Alzheimer's disease.
Magnesium can help ward off mental decline in oldies Nov 10, 10:03 am
Washington, Nov. 10 (ANI): A new study has shown that magnesium deficiency in adults may play a more important role in cognitive impairment (CI), and more seriously, Alzheimer's Disease (AD), than previously thought.
Washington, Nov 08 (ANI): A research team has clinically validated a new method for predicting time to full-time care, nursing home residence, or death for patients with Alzheimer's disease.
Being bilingual could delay risk of dementia by 5 years Nov 7, 12:38 pm
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): A new study has shown that people who speak more than 1 language, tend to develop dementia up to 5 years later than those who are monolingual.
Lasers could potentially cure Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Nov 4, 10:56 am
Washington, Nov. 4 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that photo acoustic therapy might be the long-awaited cure for brain diseases such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease or the mad cow disease.
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