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The sensation of hunger itself may protect against Alzheimer`s disease, a new study on mice has suggested.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 10:34
Controlling or preventing risk factors such as hypertension earlier in life may limit or delay the brain changes associated with Alzheimer`s disease and other age-related neurological deterioration.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 18:07
A drug that minimises leaks in the blood brain barrier can delay progress of Alzheimer`s disease, says a study.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 14:59
Trouble sleeping might be a sign of early Alzheimer`s disease, according to a new study conducted by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 14:12
Diabetes drugs, which are delivered in a simple nasal spray could also have a remarkable effect on Alzheimer`s disease, scientists have claimed.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 07, 2013, 15:58
Alzheimer`s disease, the most common cause of dementia in the elderly, erodes these connections, which we rely on to support thinking, emotion and memory.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 16:08
Smoking not only harms your lungs, it can also wreak havoc to the brain, according to a new study in mice.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 19:29
Vascular brain injury from conditions such as high blood pressure and stroke are greater risk factors for cognitive impairment among non-demented older people than is the deposition of the amyloid plaques in the brain that long have been implicated in conditions such as Alzheimer`s disease.