Wednesday, February 28, 2024

What Do We Know About Diet and Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease?

Can eating a specific food or following a particular diet help prevent or delay dementia caused by Alzheimer’s disease? Many studies suggest that what we eat affects the...

What Is Dementia? Symptoms, Types, and Diagnosis

Dementia is the loss of cognitive functioning—thinking, remembering, and reasoning—and behavioral abilities to such an extent that it interferes with a person's daily life and activities. These functions...

Scam susceptibility may signal risk for cognitive decline

Older adults who are less likely to detect scams may be at an increased risk for developing dementia, finds a new study from researchers supported by the National Institute on Aging. The...

Gene expression signatures of Alzheimer’s disease

From NIH Research Matters Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible brain disorder that affects more than 5 million Americans. It slowly worsens and destroys memory and thinking skills. Previous research has linked memory and thinking...

Do Memory Problems Always Mean Alzheimer’s Disease?

Many people worry about becoming forgetful. They think forgetfulness is the first sign of Alzheimer's disease. But not all people with memory problems have Alzheimer's. Share this infographic and...
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10 Personal Attributes You Never Knew You Inherited From Your Parents

10 personal attributes you never knew you inherited from your parents You have chestnut eyes like your mother and long legs like your father. Things...

Osteocyte-derived sclerostin impairs cognitive function during ageing and Alzheimer’s disease progression

Piehl, N. et al. Cerebrospinal fluid immune dysregulation during healthy brain aging and cognitive impairment. Cell 185, 5028–5039 (2022).Article  CAS  ...

Identifying Stigmatizing Language Used by Israelis and Germans With a Mild Neurocognitive Disorder, Their...

Objectives: The purpose of the study was to examine and compare the dementia-related discourse and language used by people with mild neurocognitive disorder (MND),...