How To Handle Challenges Of Thanksgiving With Loved Ones Who Suffer From Alzheimer's Disease, DementiaExperts say families with elderly members or those struggling with Alzheimer's should do some extra planning to help better navigate the holidays.
Thousands March In Philadelphia's Walk To End Alzheimer's To Raise Awareness For DiseaseProceeds from Sunday's event will go toward research, care and support.
Sudden, Increased Napping Could Be Early Warning Sign Of Alzheimer's Disease, Researchers SayIn the patients with Alzheimer's, experts found that the portion of the brain that regulates wakefulness had deteriorated.
These 5 Lifestyle Changes May Reduce Risk Of Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia By 60%, Researchers SayOne study says even if it runs in your family, there are ways to reduce your risk.
Eye Test Could Help Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease, New Research SuggestsResearchers say the eyes may be a window to our brain health.
Research Project Appears To Be Reversing Effects Of Alzheimer'sCurrently, treatments are limited, but there is some promising research, including one project that appears to be reversing the effects of Alzheimer's.
Scientists May Have Found Way To Hack Into Brain To Boost MemoriesResearchers have found higher levels of two very common herpes viruses in Alzheimer's-affected brains and it appears they impact genes linked to Alzheimer's.
Scientists Say They Have Fixed The Gene Linked To Alzheimer's DiseaseScientists found that apoE4 is only slightly different from the gene apoE3 however, the protein it produces within the body is much more damaging to human brain cells.
Video Game Helping Doctors Detect Alzheimer's Disease In PatientsResearchers are hoping a new video game will help lead them to a cure for Alzheimer's disease.
Bill Gates Gives $50 Million To Fight Alzheimer'sBill Gates says he's giving $50 million to help fight Alzheimer's disease.
PCOM 'Research Day' Showcases Student Projects For Medical Treatments, CuresAt "Research Day" on the campus of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine on City Avenue, students displayed posters featuring their ideas that may one day lead to discoveries that translate into treatments and cures.
UPenn Doing First-Of-Its-Kind Genetic Testing For Alzheimer's DiseaseThe research is targeting the millions of people who have relatives with Alzheimer’s disease.
Clinic Falsely Told Dozens They Had Alzheimer's, Suits Say A lawsuit alleges that an Ohio clinic falsely told dozens they had Alzheimer's.
Study: Marijuana Compound Removes Plaque Buildup Of Alzheimer's Proteins From Brain CellsA new study reveals that compounds found in marijuana helps remove plaque buildup of Alzheimer’s disease proteins from brain cells.
Pat Summitt's Death Draws Attention To The Sad Reality Of Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer’s disease is a scary diagnosis that can happen to anyone, even those in their 30's and 40's.