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3 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com
A Research Triangle Park drug development startup company is looking to raise money to further studies of a drug candidate that was originally targeted as a treatment for diabetes as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease.
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3 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque
The New Mexico Medical Cannabis Program's Medical Advisory Board voted Wednesday unanimously to add Alzheimer's patients to the list of people who qualify for medical marijuana.
4 hrs ago | Tallahassee Democrat
We join Florida TaxWatch in calling for more research into Alzheimer's and its impact on Florida's growing but aging population.
9 hrs ago | GlobalNews
New research in Halifax could bring doctors one step closer to definitively diagnosing Alzheimer's disease, which could one day open the door to finding a cure.
11 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire
Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. , announced today that the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office has granted Neptune a new continuation patent relating to the treatment of Alzheimer's.
14 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Since the time of Dr. Alois Alzheimer himself, two proteins and tau) have become tantamount to Alzheimer's disease .
Seniors with mild symptoms of mental decline may face a higher risk of dying earlier than those with no thinking or memory problems, new Mayo Clinic research suggests.
One of the first studies to look at a relationship between death and the two types of mild cognitive impairment , or problems with memory and thinking abilities, suggests that people who have thinking problems but their memory is still intact might have a higher death rate in a period of six years compared to those who have no thinking or memory ... (more)
Best Friends Day Center serves individuals with dementia, but a first-time visitor braced for a depressing environment is in for a cheerful surprise.
Did you know someone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease every 67-seconds.
A couple months ago, NewsCenter 16 took you through a series of reports entitled "Taking Care of Mom and Dad."
Moderate physical activity may preserve the hippocampus -- the brain region responsible for memory and spatial orientation that is attacked first in Alzheimer's disease, a study of older adults at increased risk for Alzheimer's disease shows.
Getting to the bottom of Alzheimer's disease has been a rapidly evolving pursuit with many twists, turns and controversies.
Alzheimer's disease is the first cause of dementia and affects some 400,000 people in Spain alone.
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CHICAGO, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The Alzheimer's Association has collaborated with Chicken Soup for the Soul on a new book of personal stories and experiences called Chicken Soup for the Soul: Living with Alzheimer's & Other Dementias , available for purchase beginning today, April 22, in print and eBook format.
Researchers from NeuroPhage Pharmaceuticals, Inc. have engineered a series of molecules with the potential to treat most neurodegenerative diseases that are characterized by misfolded proteins, such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases.