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LATEST ALZHEIMER'S RESEARCH NEWS YOU CAN USE

Expert reviewed Alzheimer’s and Dementia News

Caregiving and Risk Factors

Sleeping Less Than 6 Hours a Night in Midlife May Increase Alzheimer’s Risk
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Three Fourths of Alzheimer’s Patients Are on Risky Medications
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Alzheimer’s Caregivers at Risk for Depression
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Put You at Risk for Alzheimer’s
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Diagnosis and Causes

People With Dementia Are More Likely to Get Covid, and to Die From It
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Higher Blood Pressure at Night Tied to Increased Alzheimer’s Risk
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People with Depression or Anxiety May Develop Alzheimer’s at Younger Ages
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Writing Samples May Predict Onset of Alzheimer’s Years Later
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Drugs and Treatment

Experimental Drug, Donanemab, Shows Promise in Slowing Alzheimer’s
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New Drug, Aducanumab, Fails to Advance in Expert Review
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Three Fourths of Alzheimer’s Patients Are on Risky Medications
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A Reminder to Keep Taking Your Blood Pressure Medications
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Prevention and Wellness

Deli Meats, Bacon May Be Bad for the Brain
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Brisk Walking Improved Brain Health in People With Memory Problems
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Carrying Heart Risks in Your 20s May Presage Brain Risks Decades Later
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How Dance and Other Aerobic Exercise May Help Strengthen Our Brains
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Research

A Blood Test for Alzheimer’s? It May Be Coming
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The Ups and Downs of New Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease
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A Rare Genetic Mutation May Protect Against Alzheimer’s
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Income Drops in Young Adulthood May Impair Brain Health
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Other

The Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation Announces First Professorship Named for Its Founders and Expands Search to Cure Neurodegenerative Diseases
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Fisher Center in Top 1% of Charities Again
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Important Message from Us to You during COVID-19
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Lucretia V. Holden promoted to Executive Director at the Fisher Center
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