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Warning signs for dementia found in the blood

In a new study from the University Medical Center Göttingen, researchers found molecules in the blood that can indicate impending dementia. Their findings are based...

These heartburn drugs may increase risk of dementia

Many people around the world use proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) for conditions like heartburn, gastritis, and stomach ulcers. A recent study in the journal Alzheimer’s &...

To lower your dementia risk, grow old with an optimist

In a recent study, researchers found optimistic people may contribute to the health of their partners. They found that having an optimistic partner may stave...

This personality trait linked to higher dementia risk, study confirms

In a new study from the Florida State University, researchers found that changes in the brain linked to Alzheimer's disease are often visible early...

If you have high blood pressure before this age, watch out for your dementia...

In a new study from the University of Melbourne and elsewhere, researchers found individuals who are diagnosed with high blood pressure at ages 35-44...

This study finds a simple test to detect dementia risk

In a recent study published in Neurology, researchers found people whose scores on a dementia risk test indicated a less brain-healthy lifestyle, including smoking,...

Exercise can give you a healthy liver

In a recent study published in JHEP Reports, researchers found the positive effects, beyond the expected weight-loss benefit, of exercise on the liver. The study...

These places in the U.S. have much more deaths from Alzheimer’s

In a new study presented at the Alzheimer’s Association’s annual meeting, researchers found death rates from Alzheimer’s disease are particularly high in the rural...

Brown fat could protect the brain from dementia

In a recent study published in Nature Communications, researchers found that beige fat can protect the brain from dementia. It can bring down the inflammation...

Mentally stimulating jobs may lower dementia risk in older people

In a recent study published in The BMJ, researchers found people with mentally stimulating jobs have a lower risk of dementia in old age...