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Washington D.C. [USA], July 28 (ANI): A bigger waistline and high body mass index (BMI) in the 60s may be linked to the signs of brain aging by at least a decade, says a study.
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Washington D.C. [USA], June 28 (ANI): People who report the poor quality of sleep as they age from 50s to 60s are at a higher risk of developing Alzheimer disease later in their life as their brain has more protein tangles, finds a study.
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Washington DC [USA], June 17 (ANI): Seeking new treatments to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease, researchers found the blood pressure drug nilvadipine increased blood flow to the brain's memory without affecting other parts of the brain.
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Washington DC [USA], Jun 4 (ANI): A team of Norwegian scientists have discovered a connection between gum disease and Alzheimer's disease.
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Washington DC [USA], May 27 (ANI): A new study has found that a layer of protein forms on the viral surface when they interact with the biological fluids of their host. The coat of protein makes the virus more infectious and helps in the formation of plaques linked to Alzheimer's disease.
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Washington D.C. [USA], May 4 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new two-tier method that can detect Alzheimer's disease at an earlier stage. Using the current technique, Alzheimer's disease can only be detected once the typical plaques have formed in the brain of the patients.
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Washington D.C [U.S.A], Apr 23 (ANI): It has been found in research that 50 million people worldwide are living with Alzheimer's disease and other symptoms related to memory loss.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 21 (ANI): Researchers have developed synthetic peptides that could target and reduce toxic protein aggregates, which are supposed to cause Alzheimer's disease, a new study finds.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 14 (ANI): In a recent study, scientists have observed an association between certain proteins and dementia sufferers' tendency, to commit criminal acts.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 6 (ANI): A new study published in the journal PLOS ONE has revealed that Alzheimer disease can now be diagnosed in a new and non-invasive way.
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 6 (ANI): Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) are ineffective for the prevention of Alzheimer's disease, reveals new research published in the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 31 (ANI): For the first time, research has identified two; extremely rare genetic variants associated with Alzheimer disease (AD).