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These 2 arthritis drugs may help prevent Parkinson’s disease

Scientists from the University of Eastern Finland found two rheumatoid arthritis drugs show potential for lowering the risk of Parkinson’s disease. The research is published...

Brain damage could be severer in COVID-19 than in Alzheimer’s disease

Scientists from NYU Grossman School of Medicine found people hospitalized for COVID-19 had higher levels of neurological damage than non-COVID-19 patients diagnosed with Alzheimer’s...

Combination of ‘feelings’ and measurements may help detect Alzheimer’s early

Scientists from the University of Cologne found subjective memory disorders in conjunction with conspicuous levels of beta-amyloid proteins in the cerebrospinal fluid are a...

Alzheimer’s disease can be detected with a peanut butter test

Scientists from the University of Florida found a short, non-invasive peanut butter odor test could help diagnose Alzheimer’s disease. The research is published in the...

Slow walk and memory problems may predict dementia risk

Scientists from the University of Edinburgh found a combination of slow walking and difficulties with memory could be associated with double the risk of...

Alzheimer’s disease causes changes in the small blood vessels in the brain

Scientists from the University of Oslo found that Alzheimer's disease causes changes in the small blood vessels in the brain. The research is published in...

People with COVID-19 have a higher risk of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s

Scientists from Rigshospitalet found that people who had tested positive for COVID-19 were at an increased risk of Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and stroke. The...

Flu vaccination may reduce your risk of Alzheimer’s disease by 40%

Scientists from UTHealth Houston found that people who received at least one influenza vaccine were 40% less likely than their non-vaccinated peers to develop...

MIND diet linked to better cognitive performance in older people

Scientists from Rush University Medical Center found that the MIND diet is linked to better cognitive performance in older people. They found that older adults may benefit...

Giving away money to unknown people could signal dementia, Alzheimer’s disease

Scientists from the University of Southern California found the way a senior handles his or her money offer clues about their risk for Alzheimer's disease. They...