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Poor sleep linked to memory decline in older people

In a new study, researchers found that poor sleep is linked to decreased memory functions in older people. They found that variability in night-to-night sleep...

A new blood test for faster, cheaper and more accurate detection of Alzheimer’s disease

In a new study, researchers have developed a new blood test for faster, cheaper and more accurate detection of Alzheimer’s disease. This means doctors may...

Cognitive decline may be faster after a heart attack

In a new study, researchers found that people with incidental coronary heart disease are more likely to have faster cognitive decline in the long...

This high blood pressure drug may help treat Alzheimer’s

In a new study, researchers found the blood pressure drug nilvadipine could increase blood flow to the brain’s memory and learning center among people...

People with more than one health condition may have faster brain decline

In a new study, researchers found that people who have more than one chronic health condition, such as arthritis, diabetes, or heart disease, may...

This thing may contribute to cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s

In a new study, researchers found that the contraction of cells wrapped around blood vessels may contribute to cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s. This can explain...

Alzheimer’s may show its hint 40 years before it starts

In a new study, researchers found that people with a high risk of Alzheimer's may show memory changes up to 40 years before the...
Your sleep history may help predict Alzheimer’s later in life

Your sleep history may help predict Alzheimer’s later in life

In a new study, researchers found that sleep patterns can predict the accumulation of Alzheimer's pathology proteins later in life. The new finding may help...

Why high blood pressure may increase your risk of Alzheimer’s

In a new study, researchers found that high blood pressure may affect conditions such as Alzheimer's disease by interfering with the brain's waste management...
How our body clock can show first signs of Alzheimer’s disease

How our body clock can show early signs of Alzheimer’s disease

People with Alzheimer's disease are known to have disturbances in their internal body clocks. The disturbances could affect the sleep/wake cycle and may increase the...

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...

Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...
Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder...

For older people, weight training is more important than cardio exercise

In a recent study from Wake Forest University, researchers found that weight training is more effective than cardio for older people. It is known that...