April 1, 2020


It might be April Fool’s Day, but the information we are sharing in this edition of Alzheimer’s Research News You Can Use is no laughing matter. 

As we continue to navigate through these uncertain times, please continue to stay away from public places, washing your hands often, and physically distancing yourself at least six feet if you come in contact with others. Most importantly, if you have not done so, please sign up for accurate and up-to-date information on COVID-19, through these creditable resources:

In this week’s articles, researchers have identified alarming information tying both lack of sleep and depression to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease. To learn more about the correlation between sleep and Alzheimer’s, read our first article, and to learn about the link between depression and Alzheimer’s check out the second article.

For more up-to-date information about Alzheimer’s, visit our website at www.alzinfo.org.

Thank you for your interest in learning more about the research progress being made at the Fisher Center.

Together we can keep our community safe and end Alzheimer’s.


Lucretia Holden, SHRM-CP
Executive Director