Each year 500,000 Americans develop Alzheimer's disease, a disease responsible for killing more Americans than prostate and breast cancer combined.
Learn if you're at risk and how to protect your mind and health.
Learn the causes, signs, and symptoms of Alzheimer's and Dementia.
Learn if you or a loved one are at risk for developing Alzheimer's or dementia.
Learn what steps you can take to identify, treat, and prevent memory disorders.
New Drug Shows Promise for Alzheimer's
the results of their phase 2 clinical study. Their drug was able to slow the progression of Alzheimer's and decrease the amount of amyloid in the brain.
Caregiver's and Alzheimer's
It can be difficult to watch a loved one suffer from Alzheimer's, it can be even more difficult to understand how to help them in their battle. In this article, caregivers share their journeys and what worked for them.
Stem Cells Used to Neutralize Alzheimer's Gene, ApoE 4
The ApoE 4 gene significantly increases the risk of developing Alzheimer's. This study explores how the ApoE 4 gene can be counter-acted.
Prescription Medications for Alzheimer's
In this article we look at the medications currently approved by the FDA for Alzheimer's. We examine effectiveness, side effects, and specific cases for each medicine- for instance the treatment of hallucinations or delusions
Vegetables Important for Brain Health
Learn which vitamins and nutrients have been shown to help dementia and Alzheimer's.
The risk of developing Alzheimer's Disease has been linked to having a specific gene. Learn who should be tested and the benefits it provides.
Current Alzheimer's Articles
Recently, studies have shown that poor sleep significantly increases the likelihood for developing Alzheimer’s, with one study showing that almost 40% of individuals with dementia suffered from chronic poor sleep.