Frailty May Increase Susceptibility to Alzheimer’s Disease

February 21, 2019

Older adults who are frail are at increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, a new report found. Frailty increased the… Read More

Intensive Blood Pressure Control May Help Keep Memory Sharp

February 21, 2019

Older people with high blood pressure who got intensive treatment to lower their blood pressure were at lower risk of… Read More

Inflammation May Spur the Development of Alzheimer’s Disease

January 25, 2019

About 25 percent of people carry a gene that increases the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease in old age. But… Read More

High Blood Pressure of Pregnancy Tied to Late-Life Dementia

January 25, 2019

Women who develop dangerously high blood pressure during pregnancy, a condition known as pre-eclampsia, are at increased risk of developing… Read More

Foods for Brain Health? Try Leafy Greens, Red and Orange Veggies, Berries and Orange Juice

January 25, 2019

Consuming leafy greens like spinach and lettuce, red and dark orange vegetables, berries and orange juice may be good for… Read More

Heart Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease Share Genetic Links

January 25, 2019

A healthy heart and vascular system is tied to a healthier brain, a growing body of research shows. Now scientists… Read More

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