Expert reviewed Alzheimer’s and Dementia News

Month: September 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…
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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…
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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…
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Hello from my mom
By Patsy Robinson TimbsCaretaker My name is Betty Jane Howard. My birth date is July 21, 1934. I am…
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Crossword Puzzles May Be Good for the Brain, but Scientists Aren’t Sure Why
Doing crossword puzzles, reading, writing and engaging in other mentally challenging activities appears to be good for the brain and…
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A Challenging Job Can Be Good for the Brain
Mentally demanding jobs can be stressful. But a challenging job may also be good for the brain and may possibly…
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