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Newly ID’d role of major Alzheimer’s gene suggests possible therapeutic target

Blocking ApoE4 in brain may prevent nerve cell death, inflammation By Tamara Bhandari  September 20, 2017 Parts of the brain important for...

Black Rep captures the painful, funny experience of African-American families battling Alzheimer’s

By KELLY MOFFITT St. Louis on the Air TweetShareGoogle+Email Ron Himes, Beverly Foster and Dr. John Morris discussed how Alzheimer’s disease...

This Could Be the Earliest Sign of Alzheimer’s Disease

(Hint: It’s Not Getting Lost) At risk for Alzheimer’s? Keep an eye out for this one thing, because it could...

Scientists Aim For Better, Cheaper Tests For Alzheimer’s

August 4, 20177:27 AM ET SHIRLEY S. WANG Finding some change in the blood of an Alzheimer’s patient that accurately...

Blood test IDs key Alzheimer’s marker

Study findings are significant step in predicting disease risk Decades before people with Alzheimer’s disease develop memory loss and confusion,...

Blood test detects Alzheimer’s plaques building up in brain

SHORT SHARP SCIENCE 19 July 2017 By Andy Coghlan A blood test can detect whether plaques of beta-amyloid are building up in...

Stop Alzheimer’s before it starts

The hunt for treatments to halt Alzheimer’s disease has been frustrating; it is time to trial preventive drugs, urge Eric...

Just one night of poor sleep can boost Alzheimer’s proteins

Amyloid-beta levels rose in healthy adults with interrupted slow-wave Zs BY TINA HESMAN SAEY 4:15PM, JULY 10, 2017 SLEEP DEEP  Slow-wave...

Slowing the progression of early onset Alzheimer’s Disease

 By Christina Burkhart | Posted: Fri 10:23 AM, Jul 07, 2017 ST LOUIS — (07/07/2017) — Alzheimer’s disease is devastating for patients, their families...

How Seniors Are Driving Safer, Driving Longer

More research and innovation are being applied than ever before to meet the challenges of senior drivers By Michael Tortorello...