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Preventing stroke can help prevent dementia

In a new research article, researchers say that it is important to prevent dementia by preventing stroke. The risk factors for stroke and dementia are...

Learning several new things at once may make your brain 30 years younger

In a new study, researchers found that one important way of staving off cognitive decline in older people is learning new skills as a...

Scientists find a forgotten symptom of dementia

In a new study, researchers have found a forgotten symptom of dementia. The symptom is called apathy. It is the most common neuropsychiatric symptom of...

This exercise may help prevent cognitive decline

In a new study, researchers found that high-intensity interval training (HIIT) may help prevent age-related cognitive illnesses, such as dementia. They found that high-intensity interval...

Healthy lifestyle may offset genetic risk of dementia

In a new study, researchers found that living a healthy lifestyle may help offset a person's genetic risk of dementia. This is the first study...

What you should know about extra-virgin olive oil and Alzheimer’s disease

In a recent study, researchers found that a specific ingredient of the Mediterranean diet could protect against cognitive decline: extra-virgin olive oil. The Mediterranean diet,...
This high blood pressure drug may help treat dementia and Parkinson's

This high blood pressure drug may help treat dementia and Parkinson’s

In a new study, researchers found that a prescribed high blood pressure drug may help treat Huntington’s, Parkinson’s and dementia. The research was conducted by...

These brain activities may help prevent memory loss

In a new study, researchers found that mentally stimulating activities are linked to lower risk or delay of age-related memory loss called mild cognitive...

Scientists confirm common prostate cancer treatment linked to dementia

In a new study, researchers found that a hormone-blocking treatment for prostate cancer may increase the risk of dementia in patients. The treatment is androgen...

Statins may help people with dementia live longer

In a new study, researchers found that the use of statins is strongly linked to a reduction in the risk of death in dementia...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
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...