By Christie Rizk | May 23, 2013 06:15 PM EDT
Two compounds found in cinnamon may help slow or prevent the aggregation of misfolded proteins in the brain that contribute to Alzheimer's disease.
By Ansa Varughese | May 23, 2013 03:01 PM EDT
The original cancer drug Targretin failed to reduce plaque buildup in Alzheimer's disease, researchers say.
By Susan Scutti | May 20, 2013 03:06 PM EDT
A study from the University of Oxford suggests that B vitamins decrease atrophy in posterior brain regions that are crucial in Alzheimer's.
By Susan Scutti | May 17, 2013 11:56 AM EDT
Two studies unveil surprising insights into the negative and long-term influence of retirement on the brain and body.
By Christie Rizk | May 15, 2013 04:20 PM EDT
A new study finds people with skin cancer have a lower risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
By Susan Scutti | May 14, 2013 02:47 PM EDT
In a study by The Washington University School of Medicine, researchers analyzed markers in the brain and cerebrospinal fluid to test their capacity to predict Alzheimer's.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 11, 2013 01:44 PM EDT
Jets wide receiver George Sauer, who aided them in their victory in Super Bowl III, died from congestive heart failure and Alzheimer's Tuesday. He was 69.
By Christie Rizk | May 10, 2013 12:15 AM EDT
Researchers use small doses of a leukemia drug to treat neurodegenerative diseases in a new study.
By Ashik Siddique | May 09, 2013 12:35 AM EDT
A protein called NOS1AP may be a missing link between over-stimulation of brain cells and the neuron death that leads to neurodegenerative disease symptoms in conditions like stroke and Alzheimer’s disease.
By Anthony Rivas | May 01, 2013 06:46 PM EDT
Australian Scientists have found biological markers linked to the toxic protein responsible for Alzheimer's in blood.
By Makini Brice | Jan 24, 2013 02:07 PM EST
Japanese finance minister Taro Aso has a history of gaffes that would make United States Vice President Joe Biden blush.
By Afrinisa Kankudti | Jan 16, 2013 10:57 AM EST
Researchers have found a molecule that can help develop vaccine for Alzheimer' disease.
By Makini Brice | Jan 08, 2013 03:48 PM EST
A study found that online questionnaires could be used for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease in its earliest stages.
By Makini Brice | Jan 03, 2013 04:01 PM EST
Molecule TFP5 reversed symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and restored memory loss in a new study.
By Amber Moore | Jan 02, 2013 03:05 PM EST
People who go on to develop Alzheimer's disease start from losing the ability to process semantic or knowledge-based information.