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Diabetes Drug May Cut Alzheimer's Risk

Reuters | Posted 09.13.2014 | Fifty

By Ransdell Pierson July 14 (Reuters) - A large German study is the latest clinical trial to suggest that a cheap generic treatment fo...

Study Reveals Who's More Likely To Get Alzheimer's -- Men Or Women -- And Why

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 04.15.2014 | Fifty

Even though the number of people living with dementia is expected to double to 65.7 million by 2030, no one has yet to figure out the definitive cause...

Landmark Alzheimer's Study Pinpoints Protein That Protects Aging Brain

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 03.20.2014 | Fifty

The conundrum has stumped doctors for years. Why do neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's affect only the elderly? Why do some people live to...

Study Finds Alzheimer's More Deadly Than Previously Thought

Posted 03.05.2014 | Fifty

With the number of people living with dementia expected to double to 65.7 million by 2030, no one doubts the seriousness of Alzheimer's. And now a ...

Of Mice and Memory: Reversing Memory Loss

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 11.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

Researchers at Columbia University have demonstrated that common age-related memory loss is distinct from Alzheimer's disease. As importantly, you can reverse this loss. Well, if you're a mouse, you can.

Foreign Studies Show Decline In Dementia

Hilary Young | Posted 10.26.2013 | Fifty
Hilary Young

Three foreign studies were released recently that seem to suggest that rates of dementia are decreasing and will continue to decrease over time

Chronic Stress Can Lead To This Disease

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 03.18.2013 | Fifty

Chronic stress has been shown to increase the risk of a number of negative health outcomes, including heart disease, cancer and dementia. The means by...

7 Ways To Decrease Your Risk of Alzheimer's

Marie Pasinski, M.D. | Posted 01.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Marie Pasinski, M.D.

Promising new research suggests that half of all cases of Alzheimer's disease could be prevented by adopting healthier lifestyles.

Simple Eye Test May Give Clues To Alzheimer's Disease

AP | By MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 09.15.2011 | Healthy Living

PARIS -- Scientists in Australia are reporting encouraging early results from a simple eye test they hope will give a noninvasive way to detect signs ...

More Evidence Links Diabetes To Alzheimer's Risk

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — You've heard that diabetes hurts your heart, your eyes, your kidneys. New research indicates a more ominous link: That diabetes inc...