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Dementia News
May 19, 2019

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Brain Stimulation Improves Working Memory in Adults

Magnetic stimulation of the brain improves working memory, offering a new potential avenue of therapy for individuals living with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of ... read more

Ragweed Compounds Could Protect Nerve Cells from Alzheimer's

As spring arrives in the northern hemisphere, many people are cursing ragweed, a primary culprit in seasonal allergies. But scientists might have discovered a promising new use for some substances ... read more

Brain Changes Linked With Alzheimer's Years Before Symptoms Appear

In a records review of 290 people at risk for Alzheimer's disease, scientists say they have identified an average level of biological and anatomical brain changes linked to Alzheimer's disease that ... read more
Researchers performed the first comprehensive analysis of the genes altered in individual brain cells of patients with Alzheimer's disease, allowing them to identify the ... read more
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Older Adults Expect to Lose Brain Power, but Most Don't Ask Doctors How to Prevent Dementia

Many Americans in their 50s and early 60s are worried about declining brain health, especially if they have loved ones with memory loss and dementia, a new national poll finds. But while the majority ... read more

Could Sleep Molecules Lead to a Blood Test for Alzheimer's Disease?

A new study has found that a particular class of molecules may help with diagnosing Alzheimer's ... read more

Researchers Define Alzheimer's-Like Brain Disorder

A brain disorder that mimics symptoms of Alzheimer's disease has been defined with recommended diagnostic criteria and guidelines for advancing future research on the ... read more

Drugs to Prevent Stroke and Dementia Show Promise in Early Trial

Treatments that prevent recurrence of types of stroke and dementia caused by damage to small blood vessels in the brain have moved a step closer, following a small ... read more

How Fish Brain Cells React to Alzheimer's Disease

Researchers have studied the regenerative capacity of zebrafish brain in single cell resolution with the aim of developing novel strategies against ... read more

More Evidence That Blood Tests Can Detect the Risk of Alzheimer's

A new study confirms that a simple blood test can reveal whether there is accelerating nerve cell damage in the brain. The researchers analyzed neurofilament light protein (NFL) in blood samples from ... read more

'Is amyloid precursor protein the mastermind behind Alzheimer's or is it just an accomplice?' Researchers devised a multi-functional reporter for amyloid precursor protein and tracked ... read more

Light, Physical Activity Reduces Brain Aging

Incremental physical activity, even at light intensity, is associated with larger brain volume and healthy brain aging, according to new ... read more

Low Scam Awareness in Old Age May Be an Early Sign of Impending Cognitive Decline and Dementia

Low scam awareness in older people is associated with risk for developing Alzheimer dementia or mild cognitive impairment in the future. These findings suggest that changes in social judgment occur ... read more

Synthetic Peptide Can Inhibit Toxicity, Aggregation of Protein in Alzheimer's Disease

Researchers have developed synthetic peptides that target and inhibit the small, toxic protein aggregates that are thought to trigger Alzheimer's ... read more

Using an experimental positron emission tomography (PET) scan, researchers have found elevated amounts of abnormal tau protein in brain regions affected by chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in a ... read more

Aging Gracefully: Study Identifies Factors for Healthy Memory at Any Age

Neuroscientists have identified different factors for maintaining healthy memory and for avoiding memory decline in those over age 55, according to a new study. The results have implications for the ... read more

Eyes Reveal Early Alzheimer's Disease

Reduced blood capillaries in the back of the eye may be a new, noninvasive way to diagnose early cognitive impairment, the precursor to Alzheimer's disease in which individuals become forgetful, ... read more

New PET Imaging Biomarker Could Better Predict Progression of Alzheimer's Disease

Researchers have discovered a way to better predict progression of Alzheimer's disease. A study utilizing positron emission tomography to image microglial activation levels showed that these ... read more

A first-of-its-kind national study has found that a form of brain imaging that detects Alzheimer's-related 'plaques' significantly influenced clinical management of patients with mild ... read more

Home-Based Tools Can Help Assess Dementia Risk and Progression

Researchers report on a novel four-year, randomized clinical trial evaluating different home-based methods to assess cognitive function and decline in participants over the age of ... read more

New work repurposing one of the oldest known reagents for amyloid looks to help provide a clearer picture of how fibrils come ... read more

Diabetes Treatment May Keep Dementia, Alzheimer's at Bay

A new study comparing people with diabetes, prediabetes and normal blood sugar finds that diabetes, left untreated, could mean a higher likelihood of developing dementia, including Alzheimer's ... read more

Sleep Problems, Alzheimer's Disease Are Linked, but Which Comes First?

A new article explores the pathophysiological factors that link sleep disturbances and Alzheimer's disease. Better understanding of this connection may lead to potential diagnostics and ... read more

Hidden Differences Between Pathology of CTE and Alzheimer's Disease

A new study challenges the belief that Alzheimer's disease and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy have identical ... read more

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