Tag Archive: brain

bloodvessels

March 31, 2015

Do ‘Leaky’ Blood Vessels Contribute to Alzheimer’s?

Brain scans of people at high risk for Alzheimer’s suggest that damage to blood vessels in the brain may play… Read More

healthy_heart

March 12, 2015

A Healthy Heart May Ward Off Alzheimer’s

Here’s another reason to be good to your heart: It may ward off Alzheimer’s disease. A new study from Vanderbilt… Read More

skintest

March 12, 2015

A Skin Test for Alzheimer’s?

Mexican researchers report that changes in the skin may offer early clues to an Alzheimer’s diagnosis. The findings could one… Read More

test_tubes

February 26, 2015

Protein Tied to Long Life May Protect Against Alzheimer’s

Raising levels of a protein in mice that is linked to a longer life appears to help protect laboratory animals… Read More

scientist

February 26, 2015

Inflammation Holds Clues to Alzheimer’s Progression, and Possible Treatment

Researchers are discovering new ways in which inflammation and the immune system influence the progression of Alzheimer’s, offering new hope… Read More