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Low Vitamin D Levels Linked to Memory Decline

Vitamin D, the so-called “sunshine vitamin” long linked to healthy bones, has also been hailed as a possible protector against heart disease, diabetes and obesity. Now, a new study from Italy finds that the vitamin may be important for brain … Continue reading

Occasional Memory Lapses Tied to Loss of Brain Volume

Are “senior moments” an early sign of Alzheimer’s disease? People who occasionally forget an appointment or a friend’s name may have a loss of brain volume. Continue reading

How Head Injuries, Strokes Increase Alzheimer’s Risk

Researchers have discovered new clues as to how strokes or head trauma may increase Alzheimer’s risk Continue reading

A Breakthrough Cancer Drug Offers New Hope for Alzheimer’s

Novel cancer drug may offer new hope for those afflicted with the mind-robbing ravages of Alzheimer’s disease. Continue reading