Six things you need to know about dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

November 27, 2017 admin 0

What is dementia? Dementia is not a disease but a set of symptoms that can include progressive memory loss, confusion and personality change. The condition […]

Bill Gates sets sights on cure for Alzheimer’s with $50m investment

November 14, 2017 admin 0

‘This is a frontier where we can dramatically improve human life. It’s a miracle that people are living so much longer, but longer life expectancies […]

10 Things to Know About Alzheimer’s

November 6, 2017 admin 0

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that makes a person lose their cognitive abilities, altering daily functioning and leading to various levels of physical […]

Brain implant offers new hope for Alzheimer’s disease

October 3, 2017 admin 0

A tiny new implant that can record the brain activity of mice has the potential to transform our understanding of devastating neuro-degenerative diseases such as […]

Multi-Gene Test May Predict Dementia: Try these Memory Boosting Foods

September 26, 2017 admin 0

Would you have imagined that one can predict who will suffer from dementia or cognitive decline? Not really, right? According to a study published in […]

‘Alarming’ rise in Alzheimer’s Disease deaths in Scotland

September 14, 2017 admin 0

Deaths from Alzheimer’s Disease in Scotland rose by more than a third in a year, according to official figures. National Records of Scotland (NRS) said […]

Do you have the protein which may cause Alzheimer’s disease?

September 14, 2017 admin 0

New treatment for serious diseases are being found all the time – here’s your chance to make a difference to Alzheimer’s research New treatment for […]

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 […]