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Protein implicated in Alzheimer's disease has important treatment potential in genetic form of epilepsy
Source: Autism News From Medical News Today [2014.08.16]
Researchers at the Gladstone Institutes have shown that reducing brain levels of the protein tau effectively blocks the development of disease in a mouse model of Dravet syndrome, a severe...

Alzheimer's Disease Symptoms (and Stages)
Source: MedicineNet Dementia Specialty [2014.07.30]
Title: Alzheimer's Disease Symptoms (and Stages)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/30/2014 2:52:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/30/2014 2:52:25 PM

Diabetes, arthritis, cancer and Alzheimer's disease: strategy proposed for preventing diseases of aging
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2014.07.27]
Medicine focuses almost entirely on fighting chronic diseases in a piecemeal fashion as symptoms develop.

Neuronal edema in Alzheimer's disease rats reduced by acupuncture and moxibustion
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.07.21]
Aberrant Wnt signaling is possibly related to the pathological changes in Alzheimer's disease (AD).

Noninvasive retinal imaging device may provide highly predictive early detection of changes associated with Alzheimer's disease
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2014.07.14]
A noninvasive optical imaging device developed at Cedars-Sinai can provide early detection of changes that later occur in the brain and are a classic sign of Alzheimer's disease, according to...

Hot Topics 2014: Alzheimer's Disease Revisited
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2014.07.08]
(MedPage Today) -- Early this year we asked, "What will be the most important clinical developments in Alzheimer's disease in 2014?" Now, at the half-year mark, we ask our experts how their predictions are holding up.

Researchers identify urgent need for Alzheimer's disease drug development
Source: Pharma Industry / Biotech Industry News From Medical News Today [2014.07.03]
An analysis of clinical trials shows that the pipeline for potential treatments of Alzheimer's disease (AD) is small and rate of success is limited, according to research published in the open...

New dementia care models to improve care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease
Source: Caregivers / Homecare News From Medical News Today [2014.04.10]
The number of older adults with dementia in the United States is forecast to more than double over the next 40 years.

Alzheimer's Disease Patient Caregiver Guide
Source: MedicineNet donepezil Specialty [2014.03.26]
Title: Alzheimer's Disease Patient Caregiver Guide
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/26/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/26/2014 12:00:00 AM

Alzheimer's Disease
Source: MedicineNet Advance Medical Directives Specialty [2013.12.05]
Title: Alzheimer's Disease
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/26/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/5/2013 12:00:00 AM

Alzheimer's Disease - Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet rivastigmine Specialty [2012.02.07]
Title: Alzheimer's Disease - Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 2/2/2012 5:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 2/7/2012 2:00:43 PM

ARICEPT (Donepezil) effective for severe Alzheimer's disease
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Neurology
Donepezil reverses some aspects of cognitive deterioration seen in severe Alzheimer's disease.

Striking a Nerve: Respect the Lowly Case Report
Source: MedPage Today Neurology [2014.08.12]
(MedPage Today) -- It isn't often that a single patient's experience can drive a new treatment approach for a common illness, but that may be happening right now in Alzheimer's disease.

Immune cell discovered that plays neuroprotective role in the brain
Source: Multiple Sclerosis News From Medical News Today [2014.07.24]
A type of immune cell widely believed to exacerbate chronic adult brain diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease and multiple sclerosis (MS), can actually protect the brain from traumatic brain injury...

Human neurodegenerative diseases may be impacted by discovery of a new cellular garbage control pathway
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.07.22]
Several human neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and Huntington's disease but also ageing, are linked to an accumulation of abnormal and aggregated...

New data on possible protective behaviors and dementia risk factors emerges at Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2014
Source: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia News From Medical News Today [2014.07.16]
Participation in activities that promote mental activity, and moderate physical activity in middle age, may help protect against the development of Alzheimer's disease and dementia in later life...

Four research trials show smell and eye tests offer potential to detect Alzheimer's early
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2014.07.14]
A decreased ability to identify odors might indicate the development of cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease, while examinations of the eye could indicate the build-up of beta-amyloid, a...

Do Brain Games Build Bigger Brains?
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2014.07.14]
COPENHAGEN (MedPage Today) -- People who frequently engaged in cognitively-stimulating activities had greater volumes in key brain areas that may protect against Alzheimer's disease-related outcomes, researchers reported here.

Smoking increases risk of dementia
Source: Smoking / Quit Smoking News From Medical News Today [2014.07.11]
Smokers have a 45% higher risk of developing dementia than non-smokers, according to information published by the World Health Organization (WHO) in collaboration with Alzheimer's Disease...

Researchers propose 'simpler, more reliable' Alzheimer's diagnosis
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2014.07.04]
International experts reach a consensus on a simpler, more reliable way to diagnose Alzheimer's disease that promises to reduce the current 33% misdiagnosis rate.

Caring for horses may ease symptoms of Alzheimer's
Source: Veterinary News From Medical News Today [2014.05.06]
Researchers from Ohio State University say that equine therapy - interaction with horses to stimulate emotional well-being - may help reduce symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.

Research offers new insight into protein misfolding in neurodegenerative disorders
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.02.18]
Research by the University of Southampton has provided new insight into the consequence of accumulated 'misfolded proteins' in neurodegenerative disorders, such as Prion and Alzheimer's disease.

New insight into the consequences of protein misfolding in neurodegenerative disorders
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.02.17]
Research by the University of Southampton has provided new insight into the consequence of accumulated 'misfolded proteins' in neurodegenerative disorders, such as Prion and Alzheimer's disease.

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