Tag Archive: dementia


March 31, 2015

Estimating Your Risk of Developing Memory Problems and Dementia

A new analysis from researchers at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota found various factors that put older adults at risk… Read More


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


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


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


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