In a new study that could revolutionise our understanding of dementia, researchers have uncovered a significant link between early-life depression and an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease.
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) stands as one of the most formidable challenges in modern medicine.
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First US-Israel Alzheimer’s Conference Presented by Hebrew University, Tel Aviv University, and Rutgers Researchers
The first US-Israel Alzheimer’s Disease Conference will bring together top researchers from both countries in Tel Aviv on 22 September 2024.
Many neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, are difficult to diagnose before symptoms begin to appear.
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“Rare Positive Result” in Trial of New Support Intervention for People with Dementia and Their Family Carers
Research shows that a new therapy, NIDUS-Family, helps people with dementia and their family carers attain their personal goals.
- Mental Health & Well-Being
A new study has identified a significant link between Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and osteoporosis, offering new insights into the management and treatment of these two prevalent ageing-related conditions.
Alzheimer’s disease, a prevalent form of dementia, has been a longstanding challenge in the medical community, particularly in terms of early and accurate diagnosis.
About 55 million people worldwide are living with dementia, according to the World Health Organization.
Researchers have completed the first large-scale study of posterior cortical atrophy, a constellation of visuospatial symptoms that present as the first symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.
Alzheimer’s disease, a condition synonymous with memory loss and cognitive decline, has long been a formidable challenge in the medical world.
Approximately 23% of people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another related dementia in their 60s and later have cases that can be explained by controllable risk factors.
Dutch scientists have discovered five biological variants of Alzheimer’s disease, which may require different treatment.
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Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is an age-related neurodegenerative disorder. β-amyloid (Aβ) deposition in the brain is a crucial contributor to the pathogenesis of AD.
People who are hard of hearing spend more energy listening. That energy comes at the expense of other cognitive functions.
A common stomach bacteria found in two-thirds of the world population may be linked to a higher risk of Alzheimer’s disease, new research suggests.