Gum disease linked to increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease

August 24, 2017 admin 0

“Gum disease sufferers 70% more likely to get dementia,” The Times reports. A Taiwanese study found that people with a 10-year or longer history of […]

Alzheimer’s could be diagnosed early with sniff tests

August 18, 2017 admin 0

Alzheimer’s could be diagnosed early with sniff tests older woman smelling a peony Loss of smell shows a positive correlation with Alzheimer’s development, a new […]

Memory loss caused by Alzheimer’s could be reversible, MIT study finds

August 10, 2017 admin 0

Symptoms of Alzheimer’s affecting patient’s memories could be reversed, new research from MIT indicates. It might be possible to break down the genetic blockades inside […]

Epilepsy Drug Normalizes Brain Activity in Alzheimer’s Disease

July 6, 2017 admin 0

Abnormal brain activity characteristic of patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) can be “normalized” with a single intravenous infusion of high-dose levetiracetam (LEV) (multiple brands), although […]

10 diseases where medical marijuana could have impact

July 1, 2017 admin 0

(CNN) Dr. Sue Sisley noticed an unexpected trend among her patients. The psychiatrist works with veterans who struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder, also known as […]

Marijuana Could Help Treat Alzheimer’s: Here’s How It Would Work

June 30, 2017 admin 0

You’ve probably heard this before. As early as 2008, several reports, including one published in Molecular Pharmaceutics, began proposing various therapeutic pathways by which cannabinoids […]

Hollywood star Ian McShane unites with Alzheimer’s Society

June 30, 2017 admin 0

Hollywood actor Ian McShane has united with Alzheimer’s Society to help families affected by dementia – in memory of his Manchester United hero dad. The […]