By Susan Scutti | Fri, 12/20/2013 - 17:34
Johns Hopkins researchers suggest that most people with dementia who live at home have multiple unmet health and welfare needs, which could jeopardize their ability to remain in their homes.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 12/11/2013 - 17:42
Speaking to the G8 Summit, Jeremy Hunt, the UK's Minister of Health, outlined three areas to address in the fight against dementia: drugs, diagnosis, and stigma.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 12/11/2013 - 16:21
Prime Minister David Cameron and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt dedicated the G8 summit to seeking global coordination in the battle against dementia and warned of bankrupt health care systems.
By John Ericson | Mon, 12/09/2013 - 17:38
A Mediterranean diet and other healthy lifestyle adjustments represent a safer and more efficient strategy against rising dementia statistics, according to experts.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 12:01
In a new experiment, researchers at the University of Houston investigate the brain activity involved in Pavlovian conditioning in order to understand how memories are formed.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 11/22/2013 - 15:14
The richest NFL owner is funding research that will investigate whether brain degeneration can be caused by concussions.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 11/13/2013 - 15:02
A new study shows that Alzheimer's patients can experience a boost in brain function after singing show tunes, such as those from "The Sound of Music."
By John Ericson | Sun, 10/27/2013 - 19:51
Researchers have identified 11 additional gene variants associated with late-onset Alzheimer's Disease, which could serve as potential targets for drug therapies.