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Plant Compounds Used to Successfully Treat Alzheimer’s in Mice Now Shown to Prevent Other Effects of Aging

The exciting discovery builds on research suggesting that we can treat and reverse Alzheimer's by turning our attention to the neural effects of aging.

First-of-its-Kind Alzheimer’s Drug is Pending FDA Approval After Patients Experienced Marked Cognitive Improvement

After reviewing the data from their recent Phase 3 trials, the Biogen pharmaceutical company is applying for FDA approval of aducanumab.

Teen Creates App to Organize All The Family’s Caregivers After Grandmother Gets Alzheimers

After witnessing his mom’s stress caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s, teen creates app to organize all the caregivers for his grandmother.

5 Cambios Simples en el Estilo de Vida Relacionados Con la Reducción del Riesgo de Desarrollar Alzheimer Hasta en un 60%

Este último estudio realizado acerca de la prevención del Alzheimer sólo añade al cuerpo creciente de investigación ilustrando cuánto nuestros hábitos pueden determinar nuestro futuro.

New Research Links Five Simple Lifestyle Choices to a 60% Reduced Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s

This latest study on Alzheimer's prevention only adds to a growing body of research illustrating just how much our habits can determine our future.

Watch the Magical Moment a Caregiver Sings With His Alzheimers Patient to Help Him Recall a Tune

When an Alzheimer's patient had trouble remembering any Bolero songs, his caregiver sang a few bars to help him remember—and the results are amazing.

After Breakthrough Trials, Alzheimer’s Vaccine That Uses the Body’s Immune System May Soon Be Tested on Humans

After the Alzheimer’s vaccine produced surprisingly good results in mice, researchers are now looking for funding to test the vaccine on humans.

Be Sure and Floss! Researchers Say Good Dental Health ‘Substantially’ Decreases Risk of Alzheimer’s

For the first time ever, researchers have found DNA evidence of gingivitis enzymes being directly correlated to the development of Alzheimer's.

Another Study Shows How Flickering Lights Can Slow (And Maybe Even Reverse) Alzheimer’s Symptoms

This MIT researcher has published another study that further explains how and why flickering lights could be a non-pharmaceutical dementia treatment.

Examen Rutinario de la Vista Podría Detectar Estadios Tempranos de la Enfermedad de Alzheimer’s en Segundos De Acuerdo a Un Nuevo Estudio

Este rápido examen rutinario de la vista podría ofrecer un pronto diagnóstico y llevar a tratamientos que son más efectivos que las actuales terápias.

Though Her Alzheimer’s Worsened, Supermarket Still Found Creative Ways to Keep Her on the Team

When one of their employees was diagnosed with Alzheimer's, this supermarket went above and beyond the call of duty to make her feel valued.

Routine Eye Test Can Detect Earliest Stages of Alzheimer’s in Seconds, According to New Research

A routine eye test can detect the earliest stages of Alzheimer's disease in seconds, according to new research. The non-invasive scan looks for changes in...

Senior Enrolls in University After Alzheimer’s Diagnosis: ‘It’s a good thing because I was bored being retired!’

This 81-year-old with Alzheimer's hopes that his determination will inspire other dementia patients to fight their diagnosis.

How Flickering Lights or Electrical Stimulation Might Banish Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

Alzheimer’s Disease, along with anxiety disorders, Parkinson’s, clinical depression, and other neurological diseases are notoriously difficult conditions to find treatment for. Because the diseases...

Experimental Alzheimer’s Drug Stirs Hope After Early Trials Reduce Toxic Protein Clusters by 70%

An experimental new drug is inspiring “cautious optimism” in researchers after its late-stage trials showed great success in reducing the progression and symptoms of...

Watch the Heartwarming Moment Two Sisters With Alzheimer’s Reunite After 15 Years

It’s been fifteen years since these two sisters have seen each other – and despite both of them having Alzheimer's disease, they immediately recognize...

This One Peptide Could Treat MS, Alzheimer’s, Crohn’s, and More

After observing the drug's efficacy against a multitude of currently incurable diseases, this scientist wants “to do everything possible” to make his drug a widespread treatment.

Alzheimer’s Patients Here Gain New Attitude on Life After Being Given Baby Dolls to Care For

While baby dolls normally bring out the nurturing instincts in children, they are now producing joy in a whole new demographic. A chain of assisted...

68-Year-old With Alzheimer’s Staves Off the Disease by Climbing the Same Mountain Every Day

It has been fifty years since Sion Jair first started his daily hiking routine to deal with his health issues – and he estimates that he has climbed the mountain over 5,000 times ever since.

Alzheimer’s Gene is Neutralized in Human Brain Cells for the First Time

Instead of experimenting on mice, researchers went straight to testing on human cells – and their studies have been proven successful in halting Alzheimer's in its tracks.