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Alzheimer’s Caregivers May Benefit from Happiness Training

September 18, 2019

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease is highly stressful and can lead to depression, anxiety and other potentially… Read More

Opiods Pain Killers Risk Alzheimer's

Opioid Painkillers Increase Pneumonia Risk in People With Alzheimer’s Disease

August 20, 2019

People with Alzheimer’s disease who are treated with opioid painkillers are at increased risk of developing pneumonia. The risk was… Read More

Genetic Alzheimer's Prevention

At Genetic Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease? A Healthy Lifestyle May Help

August 20, 2019

Living a healthy lifestyle may reduce the risk for Alzheimer’s, even if you carry genes that put you at risk… Read More

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‘Squeezed’ Blood Vessels in the Brain May Contribute to Alzheimer’s Onset

July 29, 2019

Blood flow to the brain becomes sharply reduced early in the course of Alzheimer’s disease, and scientists may have discovered… Read More

Scientist Alzheimer's Cure close?

Are We Getting Closer to an Alzheimer’s Vaccine?

July 29, 2019

A vaccine to prevent Alzheimer’s disease is a sort of holy grail in the Alzheimer’s research world. But so far… Read More

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Why More Women Than Men Have Alzheimer’s Disease

July 29, 2019

Two thirds of those with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and researchers are finding new clues about why. One logical reason… Read More

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Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to Alzheimer’s Disease Risk

July 29, 2019

Many men who are treated for prostate cancer receive androgen deprivation therapy, or ADT, as part of their treatment. ADT… Read More

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