Expert reviewed Alzheimer’s and Dementia News

Month: January 2014

Anemia Tied to Dementia Risk
Anemia, a common condition in the elderly marked by low numbers of red blood cells, may increase the risk of…
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Can Vitamin E Slow Alzheimer’s Decline?
An intriguing new study suggests that vitamin E supplements may be helpful to patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease.…
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Alzheimer's Causes on Risk Factors
Alzheimer’s Research on Causes and Risk Factors
What causes Alzheimer’s? We still don’t fully understand what causes Alzheimer’s disease, but scientists are zeroing in on the answers.…
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Common Pain Relievers Ineffective Against Alzheimer’s
Popular painkillers like ibuprofen and naproxen did nothing to prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease in elderly men and women…
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Memory Decline May Be Rapid Before Alzheimer’s Onset
A rapid decline in thinking and memory skills often heralds the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, a new study reports. The…
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Paying Attention to Blood Vessel Health in Alzheimer’s Disease
People with Alzheimer’s disease often have problems with blood vessels in the brain that may be making symptoms worse, a…
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Hormone Therapy Does Not Lead to Dementia
Middle-aged women who take hormone replacement therapy to help ease the hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause are not…
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Skin Cancer Tied to Lower Alzheimer’s Risk
Having skin cancer is never a good thing. But it may have a silver lining. New research shows that having…
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