New Information About Alzheimer’s Disease Provides Hope for a Cure

The amyloid or tau debate is shifting.

September 22, 2017

Potential Vaccine and Oral Medication for Alzheimer’s Disease in Human Trials

Both interventions focus on preventing the buildup of amyloid plaques in the brain.

September 15, 2017

A New Drug Can Fix Abnormal Brain Activity in Alzheimer’s Disease

A possible breakthrough in treatment comes from an unlikely source.

July 13, 2017

New Blood Test Can Detect Early Alzheimer’s Disease

Scientists have developed a blood test that can "accurately" detect early-stage Alzheimer's Disease

June 9, 2016

Blood test could pick up early signs of Alzheimer’s disease 10 years early

British researchers found that the blood level of a protein called MAPKAPK5 was lower in individuals whose cognitive ability declined over a ten year period.

June 21, 2015

Memories lost due to diseases like Alzheimer’s may be able to be restored.

UCLA Research indicates the current idea that memories are stored in synapses, is false. Alzheimer's destroys synapses, bridges between neurons, but the memories themselves may possibly be recovered.

January 1, 2015

A Company Wants to Put a Chip in Your Brain to Cure Disease

Merging the human brain with technology doesn't have to be invasive.

February 28, 2018

“Genetic Report Cards” Will Be the Future of Predicting Disease Risk

We have the science to quantify our genetic fates at birth — but should we?

February 26, 2018

Scientists Reverse Alzheimer’s in Mice

But the treatment comes with significant caveats.

February 15, 2018

Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy Could Help Treat Alzheimer’s

The therapy stimulates the part of the brain that controls planning, problem-solving, and judgment.

February 4, 2018