Alzheimer's disease

Eating 2 or more servings of fish weekly may protect your brain health

In a new study from the University of Bordeaux, researchers found that healthy older people who eat two or more servings of fish a...

These cancer drugs may help treat Alzheimer’s disease

In a new study from NIH and elsewhere, researchers found several existing and emerging cancer drugs could be repurposed as therapies to be tested...

Cognitive decline is a common result of severe COVID-19

More than a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers are revealing the many devastating consequences that patients can face both during and after hospitalization. In...

A big cause of Alzheimer’s disease found in the liver

In a recent study published in PLOS Biology, researchers found amyloid protein made in the liver can cause neurodegeneration in the brain. Since the protein is...

Two omega-3s in fish oil may boost brain function in people with heart disease

In a new study from Harvard Medical School, researchers found two omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil may help improve brain function in...

These two old drugs may help treat Alzheimer’s disease

In a new study from Rush University, researchers found two drugs approved decades ago not only counteract brain damage caused by Alzheimer's disease but...

This drug could improve memory in Alzheimer’s disease

Losing memory is a hallmark of Alzheimer's, a symptom of the disease that depletes a patient's quality of life. Improving memory and slowing cognitive changes...

Scientists find how to predict Alzheimer’s disease with nearly 100% accuracy

In a recent study published in Diagnostics, researchers developed a deep learning-based method that can predict the possible onset of Alzheimer’s disease from brain...

Why some older people less likely to have Alzheimer’s disease

Many people develop Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia as they get older. However, others remain sharp well into old age, even if their...

How to treat and manage Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer's disease and the urgent need for more effective treatments have been making headlines this year, with the FDA approving limited use of a...