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Infectious theory of Alzheimer’s disease draws fresh interest

by Bret Stetka Dr. Leslie Norins is willing to hand over $1 million of his own money to anyone who can clarify

Scientists explore ties between Alzheimer’s and brain’s ancient immune system

by Jon Hamilton Beer has fueled a lot of bad ideas. But on a Friday afternoon in 2007, it helped two

Older adults’ forgetfulness tied to faulty brain rhythms in sleep

Older brains may forget more because they lose their rhythm at night. During deep sleep, older people have less coordination between

Diabetes may lead to a greater risk for Alzheimer’s, dementia and memory loss

by Cindy Goodman MIAMI, November 26, 2017 – For people with Type 2 diabetes, there is an additional incentive for keeping

Study shows video games could cut dementia risk in seniors

The idea is to exercise the brain’s ability to change — known as plasticity — and to test skills of perception,

LET’S TALK AGING: Signs and stages of dementia

by Barbara Harrison Having a map to guide you to a new location can make the journey a little less stressful.

Alzheimer’s stemmed but not stopped, say experts

by Mariëtte Le Roux PARIS, France | AFP – Soaring rates of population growth and ageing have long been seen as portending a