Tag Archive: brain


January 5, 2016

A Sniff Test for Alzheimer’s?

A poor sense of smell may be a sign of impending Alzheimer’s disease, a new study reports. The findings suggest… Read More


January 2, 2016

Rapid Weight Loss After 70 May Be an Early Sign of Alzheimer’s

Women who carry a gene that puts them at increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease tend to lose weight faster after… Read More


December 15, 2015

Alzheimer’s Care Costs Far More Than Heart Disease or Cancer Care

Medical care for elderly people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia in the last five years of life… Read More


December 15, 2015

Red Wine Ingredient, Resveratrol, Shows Hints of Promise for Alzheimer’s

High doses of an ingredient found in red wine and chocolate stabilized levels of a brain protein linked to the… Read More


November 29, 2015

A Heart-Healthy Diet That’s Good for the Brain

A diet rich in leafy greens, whole grains and vegetables and moderate amounts of wine may help to keep memory… Read More