Tag Archive: physical activity

3dbrainscan

January 13, 2015

Brain Scans Move Closer to Early Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

Using a modified 3-D brain scan technique called magnetic resonance imaging, or MRI, researchers are moving closer to detecting Alzheimer’s… Read More

old-man-sleeping

January 13, 2015

Sleep Hormone Linked to Alzheimer’s Progression

People with Alzheimer’s disease often have sleep problems. Now scientists may know one reason why. Italian researchers found that people… Read More

anxiety

January 13, 2015

Anxiety May Speed Progression to Alzheimer’s

High levels of anxiety may speed progression to Alzheimer’s disease in people with mild cognitive impairment, a form of memory… Read More

chocolate

December 31, 2014

Chocolate May Aid Age-Related Memory Loss

Men and women who consumed a cocoa-rich diet for three months did much better on memory tests than those who… Read More

dementia_testing

December 31, 2014

Most People With Alzheimer’s Have Not Had Dementia Testing

More than half of people with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia have never seen a doctor about their… Read More