Alzheimer’s risk 10 times lower with herpes medication

New results could change the face of Alzheimer’s treatment; the herpes simplex virus is found to play a vital role in the condition, and...

Alzheimers Why I’m part of Dementia Alliance International

(DAI) is an international advocacy and support group, of, by, and for people with dementia, where membership is comprised exclusively of people with dementia....

5 Early Signs Of Dementia (And Why Everyone Should Know Them)

Dementia is an uncomfortable subject to talk about, particularly when it affects a loved one. Throughout the world, there’s something of a stigma surrounding dementia....

Lewy body dementia: “The worst of Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s together

Amid revelations that Robin Williams also suffered from Lewy body dementia, as well as Parkinson’s disease, before his death last year, we shed light...

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer’s Protein from the Brain

IN BRIEF Scientists have new evidence that suggests that THC inhibits the formation of amyloid plaques by blocking the enzyme in the brain that produces...

14 Things You Didn’t Know About Alzheimer’s

1. Alzheimer’s disease was first identified more than 100 years ago. But it wasn’t until 70 years later that it was recognized as the most...

This Alzheimer’S Drug Lead To Serious Side Effects That May Surprise...

New warnings have been added to the prescribing information for the Alzheimer’s drug Aricept (donepezil) advising of the risk of two rare but potentially...

5 Stem Cell Therapy Benefits — for Joint Pain, Heart Disease...

Clinical research regarding stem cell therapy benefits has grown dramatically in recent decades. The most promising thing about stem cell therapy — and similar...

You Asked: How Can I Spot Early Signs of Dementia In...

By Markham Heid Your father keeps misplacing his keys, or your mother repeats herself. Should you be worried about dementia? If those seemingly minor issues...

8 Surprising Ways to Lower Your Dementia Risk

Dementia is an umbrella term for a group of symptoms caused by disorders that affect the brain, including devastating diseases like the most common...