ARCHIVED NEWS : 2016

Could Alzheimer’s Be Caused by a Brain Infection?

August 11, 2016

A provocative new study posits the theory that Alzheimer’s disease may be a response to infection in the brain. It… Read More

Dementia Rates Are Slowing, but Alzheimer’s Cases Continue to Rise

August 11, 2016

Experts estimate that more than five million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease. By some estimates, that number will triple in… Read More

Fisher Center Scientists Create a Novel Imaging Technology Allowing the 3D Visualization of Brain Defects That Cause Alzheimer’s Disease

July 14, 2016

New York, New York, July 14 – Today, the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation is proud to announce they… Read More

Negative Beliefs About Aging Could Prime the Brain for Alzheimer’s

June 29, 2016

People who hold negative beliefs about growing old are more likely to have brain changes typical of Alzheimer’s disease, a… Read More

Recognizing Faces Is a Challenge for Those With Alzheimer’s

June 29, 2016

People with Alzheimer’s have a hard time recognizing faces, even in the early stages of the disease, according to a… Read More

Pat Summitt, legendary women’s basketball coach, dies at 64

June 28, 2016

Our sincerest condolences go out to the family, friends and fans of Ms. Pat Summitt. Her courageous battle on the Read More

Group Counseling Benefits People With Early Alzheimer’s

June 6, 2016

Attending weekly group sessions helped people with early Alzheimer’s disease better manage their condition, a British study found. The groups,… Read More

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