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Findings show that most adults (66%) in the UK are worried that they may develop Alzheimer’s, but nearly half (47%) believe it is likely a cure will be developed in their lifetime. The survey of more than 1,000 adults in the UK revealed that 89% believe...

Prescription digital medicine company Akili Interactive is teaming up with the University of California system to license new software that aims to combine physical activity with programs targeting...

Alzheimer disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder associated with aging and characterized pathologically by the presence of senile plaques, neurofibrillary tangles, and neurite and...

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Fibre that is found in fruits, vegetables, whole grains and legumes can reduce brain inflammation during ageing, says a new study. Dietary fibre — found mainly in fruits, vegetables, whole grains and legumes — reduces brain inflammation during ageing,...

I must remind myself that the hard to comprehend behaviors being expressed by a person living with Alzheimer's are part of the disease, and are not a deliberate bad act on the their part. It is difficult to describe the range of emotions an Alzheimer's...

The usual topic of my lectures at medical-scientific conferences on Alzheimer's disease (AD) often includes some discussion on prospects of preventing dementia and future challenges in the search for...

Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease presents unique challenges, when a patient is still working or parenting children. The personality changes involved can result in job loss or divorce before a...

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Sept. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Feeling drowsy during the day might mean you have an increased risk for Alzheimer's , new research suggests. ...

In a recently published study, scientists conclude that excessive daytime sleepiness could predict the onset of Alzheimer's in later life. Daytime sleepiness may be a new risk factor for Alzheimer's...

Frequent midday naps may be refreshing, but the urge to take them could be a symptom of something more serious. Researchers from Johns Hopkins University have found that adults who report daytime...

Researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health provided new data showing that those who report being very sleepy during the day were nearly three times more likely years later...

What if there was a preventative measure that could slash your risk of developing Alzheimer's disease by up to half? Some nutritionists may have found it, in the form of a Mediterranean-based diet that's high in nutrients and low in sugar and unhealthy...

What if there was a preventative measure that could slash your risk of developing Alzheimer's disease by up to half? Some nutritionists may have found it, in the form of a Mediterranean-based diet that's high in nutrients and low in sugar and unhealthy...