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  • Palos Community Hospital participates in Alzheimer's study - Chicago Tribune
    Posted on January 18, 2017 at 1:35 am

    Palos Community Hospital participates in Alzheimer's studyChicago TribunePalos Community Hospital is participating in a national Alzheimer's study that could go a long way toward properly diagnosing and treating dementia, authorities said. The study, sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association, will determine if a particular ... […]

  • Can this restaurant reduce the risk of Alzheimer's? - New York Post
    Posted on January 18, 2017 at 12:46 am

    New York Post Can this restaurant reduce the risk of Alzheimer's?New York PostSeifan doesn't claim that walnuts or any other particular foods can directly prevent Alzheimer's, as some press reports have incorrectly stated. Rather, he says certain foods fight inflammation, improve circulation and metabolism and promote “nutrient ... […]

  • Concussions May Be More Hazardous for People at Risk for Alzheimer's - Health.com
    Posted on January 17, 2017 at 11:25 pm

    Health.com Concussions May Be More Hazardous for People at Risk for Alzheimer'sHealth.comFor people who carry genes linked to Alzheimer's, blows to the head may entail an added risk. New research suggests that people who have had a concussion can experience more memory problems and atrophy in ares of the brain that are typically damaged ...Concussion May Accelerate Alzheimer'sFinancial TribuneLink made between concussion and Alzheimer'sDigital JournalEven mild brain trauma could be dangerous for those at risk for Alzheimer's DiseaseGenetic Literacy Projectall 4 news articles » […]

  • Woman With Alzheimer's Missing From Morningside Heights Since Saturday - CBS Local
    Posted on January 17, 2017 at 10:08 pm

    CBS Local Woman With Alzheimer's Missing From Morningside Heights Since SaturdayCBS LocalNEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A woman with Alzheimer's disease has been missing since Saturday, when her frantic husband said he took his eyes off her for a second and she took off. As CBS2's Alice Gainer reported, Debreh Gilbert, 63, was last seen on ...and more » […]

  • San Diego Non-Profit Builds Village To Help Alzheimer's Patients Cope - NPR
    Posted on January 17, 2017 at 9:40 pm

    San Diego Non-Profit Builds Village To Help Alzheimer's Patients CopeNPRA fake town modeled after 1950s American culture will be built in San Diego, just for Alzheimer's patients. It is projected to be finished in 2018. NPR's Robert Siegel spoke to Scott Tarde, who is the CEO of the non-profit that is building the village ... […]

  • '5-D protein fingerprinting' could give insights into Alzheimer's, Parkinson's - Phys.Org
    Posted on January 17, 2017 at 9:16 pm

    Phys.Org '5-D protein fingerprinting' could give insights into Alzheimer's, Parkinson'sPhys.OrgIn research that could one day lead to advances against neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, University of Michigan engineering researchers have demonstrated a technique for precisely measuring the properties of individual ...and more » […]

  • Brain Iron May Predict Progression in Alzheimer's - Medscape
    Posted on January 17, 2017 at 8:37 pm

    Medscape Brain Iron May Predict Progression in Alzheimer'sMedscapeA new study suggests brain iron levels may predict disease progression in patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) who carry the APOE ε4 risk allele. Iron in the brain is an "underappreciated driver of disease progression" in AD, study author Ashley I ... […]