If properly accounted for, could rival heart disease and cancer as leading cause of death
Researchers found sufferers with high levels of DDE in their blood, a component of the toxic pesticide
The latest study shows vitamin E may have more benefits than memory drugs in combating the disease.
Scientists have doubled the number of genes associated with Alzheimer’s disease, giving researchers twice the number of targets for drug therapies.
Here’s one more reason to get to bed earlier.
Alzheimer’s doesn’t happen suddenly, but scientists are still struggling to find the best ways of capturing the first signs of trouble.
Damage from concussions and the progressive deterioration of neurons in Alzheimer’s look similar on brain scans, according to the latest study, and produce similar symptoms as well.
There’s no positive side to developing skin cancer, but the latest research ties certain forms of the disease to a reduced risk of dementia.
Alzheimer’s disease is more common among African Americans but the genetic contributors to the disorder haven’t been identified until now.
Several proteins are linked to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease, and scientists now believe they have found the pathways responsible for producing these compounds.
The latest research shows that viral and bacterial infections could have lasting legacies on cognition.
Sleep patterns and markers in spinal fluid may hint at the first signs of the neurodegenerative disorder.