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August 11, 2016

Could Alzheimer’s Be Caused by a Brain Infection?

A provocative new study posits the theory that Alzheimer’s disease may be a response to infection in the brain. It… Read More

August 11, 2016

Dementia Rates Are Slowing, but Alzheimer’s Cases Continue to Rise

Experts estimate that more than five million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease. By some estimates, that number will triple in… Read More

July 14, 2016

Fisher Center Scientists Create a Novel Imaging Technology Allowing the 3D Visualization of Brain Defects That Cause Alzheimer’s Disease

New York, New York, July 14 – Today, the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation is proud to announce they… Read More

June 29, 2016

Negative Beliefs About Aging Could Prime the Brain for Alzheimer’s

People who hold negative beliefs about growing old are more likely to have brain changes typical of Alzheimer’s disease, a… Read More

June 29, 2016

Recognizing Faces Is a Challenge for Those With Alzheimer’s

People with Alzheimer’s have a hard time recognizing faces, even in the early stages of the disease, according to a… Read More