Tag Archive: disease


October 9, 2015

Diabetes Takes a Toll on the Brain

Type 2 diabetes, one of the most common chronic ailments in older Americans, impairs blood flow to the brain and… Read More


October 9, 2015

At Risk for Heart Disease, At Risk for Alzheimer’s

Scientists have uncovered more evidence that what’s bad for the heart is bad for the brain. Researchers at the University… Read More


September 9, 2015

High Blood Pressure Ages the Brain

Here’s more evidence that it’s vital to keep your blood pressure in check. Researchers at Boston University Medical Center report… Read More


September 9, 2015

Are New, More Effective Alzheimer’s Drugs on the Horizon?

New data on two drugs in development, solanezumab and aducanumab, continue to raise hopes that new, more effective, drugs might… Read More


September 8, 2015

Bill Ritter, ABC Anchor, Joins the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation to Raise Funds for Groundbreaking Research in the Quest for a Cure

New York, New York September 8, 2015 – The Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation announces that, for the sixth… Read More