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Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

Signs of Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is often found in the old people over 65 years old, is a common form of dementia. Dementia is a brain problem that seriously has effects on a person’s ability to perform daily actions. Until now, there is … Read more

Your Walk Could Predict Dementia Risk

Your Walk Could Predict Dementia Risk

How fast you walk and the strength of your hand grip could shed light on your odds of developing dementia later in life, new research has found. American researchers from Boston Medical Centre discovered a new link between slow walking … Read more

New study promises for the early Alzheimer’s

New study promises for the early Alzheimer's

Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia,  is estimated to affect 25 million people around the world with the number of diagnosed cases expected to rise dramatically in the near future. Recently, an experimental drug, known as gantenerumab, has … Read more

Alzheimer’s Disease Can be Predicted in a Decade in advance

Alzheimer's Disease Can be Predicted in a Decade in advance

Recently, researchers from Britain, Australia and the US have developed a technique which according to them, can predict who is likely to contract the disease up to a decade even when symptoms have not occurred yet. Dementia is a loss … Read more

Alzheimer’s Scan Might Help Spot Disease

FRIDAY, Jan. 21 (HealthDay News) — An advisory panel’s recommendation that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approve a new chemical that can highlight the telltale signs of Alzheimer’s in brain scans may one day help doctors diagnose the neurodegenerative … Read more

Progress Reported in Predicting Alzheimer’s

Progress Reported in Predicting Alzheimer's

TUESDAY, Jan. 18 (HealthDay News) — Researchers report promising results for a scanning test that aims to reveal the presence of Alzheimer’s disease, potentially allowing doctors to try to treat the illness in its early stages. Another study finds that … Read more

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer's Disease

Bruce Reed, the Associate Director of the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at UC Davis presents a comprehensive update on Alzhemier’s Disease. What is Alzhemier’s Disease and can it be cured or treated? Can one predict who will ultimately be afflicted … Read more

Memory Loss: 5 common causes

Memory Loss: 5 common causes

Memory loss may begin innocently by forgetting your house keys or being unable to remember someone’s name. Fortunately, memory loss is not inevitable and can be circumvented by taking preventive measures. The first step is in identifying the possible causes … Read more

5 Steps to Reduce Dementia Naturally

5 Steps to Reduce Dementia Naturally

Dementia is a decline of reasoning, memory, and other mental abilities (the cognitive functions). This decline eventually impairs the ability to carry out everyday activities such as driving; household chores; and even personal care such as bathing, dressing, and feeding (often called activities of daily living, … Read more

How to reduce the Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

How to reduce the Risk of Alzheimer's Disease

Today there is the real possibility that we can reduce our risk of cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease by paying attention to two recent and very divergent findings. The first deals with technology and the second with good nutrition and … Read more