Dementia & Memory News & Research

April 2019

​04/29/2019:

General

How To Battle The Great Fear Of The Retirement Years

Assisted Death and Dementia

National dementia strategy ‘a step in the right direction,’ but critics concerned it’s underfunded

Eisai to open a dementia-focused incubator in Cambridge

Routine sense of smell tests could be used to spot signs of dementia

Sea Hero Quest Generates 15,000 Years of Dementia Research

Alzheimer's Disease

Would high amyloid level spur physician-assisted death?

Sharing data to prevent Alzheimer’s disease

Patent issued to device with potential to detect early symptoms of Alzheimer's, cognitive impairment

91-year-old brain researcher at ASU has no plans to retire anytime soon πŸŽ₯

ISU researcher gets grant to study Alzheimer's disease

Could A Video Game Predict Alzheimer’s Before Memory Loss? New Study Says Yes πŸŽ₯

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Chronic wasting disease isn’t yet widespread in Utah, but officials urge caution

Huntington's Disease

New Roche data at the 2019 AAN Annual Meeting showcase breadth and promise of neuroscience portfolio

The Future of Healthcare Huntington's Disease Treatment Market Is Closer Than You Think

ANA Highlights ALS & Huntington’s disease research in recent issues of Annals of Neurology & Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology

Parkinson's Disease

Michael J. Fox Foundation, 23andMe Launch Fox DEN, a Data Platform Combining Patient-Reported Outcomes, Genetic Information

Billy Connolly ‘putting up great battle against Parkinson’s disease’

My shadow partner: living with Parkinson's disease

John Havlicek and Parkinson's Disease: He lived his life like his basketball career...understated

International Stem Cell Corporation Completes Enrollment and Dosing in its Parkinson's Disease Clinical Trial

Active Form of Vitamin B12 Found to Prevent Neurodegeneration in Study of Animal Models

Globin Protein Levels May Help Assess Efficacy of Dopamine Agonists in Parkinson’s Patients, Study Shows

Support Group Helps Those with Parkinson’s Disease πŸŽ₯

Ten Years of Fighting Parkinson’s Disease on Bicycles

Vascular Dementia

Age-Related Decline in Peripheral Vascular Health Predicts Cognitive Impairment

DeKalb Jury Awards $1.8M for Woman Who Died After Nursing Home Fall

Government website best place for clinical trial info

Trial finds heart drugs could help prevent stroke and dementia

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04/26/2019:

General

Multi-million-pound centre to enable people with dementia to remain independent in their homes for longer

Mobile phone game can help identify those at risk from Alzheimer’s

Barbara Windsor: 'I'm touched' EastEnders star speaks out on support after dementia news πŸŽ₯

Alzheimer's Disease

Stages of Alzheimer's Disease

After the Diagnosis: A Guide to Alzheimer’s Disease

Creative Connections: Art as Escape from Alzheimer’s

Hidden Heroes: Queens 12-year-old helping people with Alzheimer's πŸŽ₯

JPND Launches Updated Research and Innovation Strategy

Researchers have developed a game that can detect Alzheimer's faster than any other test

Bentham's latest eBook: Frontiers in Clinical Drug Research-Alzheimer Disorders -- Vol. 8

Research Roundup: Alzheimer’s, Schizophrenia, Diabetes and More

Scientists confirm blood test could track Alzheimer's disease

Letter: Support funding for Alzheimer's Disease research

Huntington's Disease

World Futures Institute: Integrity – Part Three

Key events next week - healthcare (Part 1)

'Daddy's girl' said her father is not the same person because of Huntington's disease πŸŽ₯

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Researchers Seek Sage Advice Of Elders On Aging Issues

‘The Lessons I Learnt Through My Mother’s Fight With Parkinson’s’

Living With Lewy Body Dementia

Mixed Dementia

The Pain of Being Misdiagnosed With Early-Onset Alzheimer’s

Parkinson's Disease

‘The Lessons I Learnt Through My Mother’s Fight With Parkinson’s’

New boxing gym in Oconee Co. helping people with Parkinson's Disease πŸŽ₯

Studying Epigenetic Changes May Help Diagnose Parkinson’s Disease Earlier, Researchers Say

Letter: Let’s support new ways to fight Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s Foundation Grants $1.5 Million to Programs in 38 States

Success of Advanced-Stage Parkinson’s Treatment is ‘Beyond Researcher’s Wildest Dreams πŸ“…

Wriggling in your sleep and 3 other surprising early signs of Parkinson’s disease

Kingsport YMCA pedaling against Parkinson's πŸŽ₯

Vascular Dementia

A day in the life of… Marie Catch, head of mortgage broker sales, Legal & General Home Finance

Alzheimer's Is Not Getting Cured In My Lifetime

Grangemouth gran’s weight loss is also helping her slow down progression of vascular dementia

Researchers discover potential breakthrough treatment for strokes and dementia

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04/24/2019:

General

Dementia vs. Alzheimer's: Differences, Diagnosis and Treatment πŸ“…

German scientists create see-through human organs

Blood pressure drug shows promise for treating Parkinson’s and dementia

Alzheimer's Disease

Overcoming the stigma of Alzheimer's disease

New Synthesis Strategy Speeds Identification of Simpler Versions of a Natural Product

Evidence in Rats Suggests We Might Need to Rethink One of Alzheimer's Main Culprits

Letter to the Editor: Alzheimer's research should be a priority

How fish brain cells react to Alzheimer's disease

Fishy Findings: Researchers Explore Brain Cell Regeneration in Alzheimer's Disease

Broadening perspectives in Alzheimer's disease research

Alzheimer’s Documentary Spotlights New Research

A video game aids in research on Alzheimer's disease

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Addressing Chronic Wasting Disease in Montana

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

A New Clue in the Mystery of ALS, Frontotemporal Dementia

Plasma neurofilament light predicts Alzheimer neurodegeneration

Huntington's Disease

Older Children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy Improve on Nusinersen

IXICO jumps as it unveils two new contracts to help tackle rare neurological diseases

To Improve Huntington's Clinical Trials, Ask the Patients First

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Tribute to Our Local Nurses

Parkinson's Disease

Jack Quinn fights Parkinson's Disease by boxing πŸŽ₯

Plugged In: Parkinson’s Awareness Month πŸŽ₯

HealthWatch: Parkinson's Disease Exercise Class πŸŽ₯

Living With Parkinson’s Disease πŸŽ₯

Young Blood Plasma Parkinson's Investigation Three-Month Results Show Dramatic Improvements in Every Neurological Assessment Category

Patients challenge Parkinson’s disease with body percussion

Health Matters: Parkinson's Disease and Swallowing Therapy

Can a blood pressure drug protect the brain from Parkinson's?

Menchville classes use fish to research Parkinson's disease πŸŽ₯

George Best's sister Barbara on being diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease πŸŽ₯

Vascular Dementia

What Is Vascular Dementia?

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04/22/2019:

General

Research uncovers critical RNA processing aberrations in ALS and FTD πŸ“ƒ

CAMH experts shine a light on promoting mental health in later years

Duluth Public Library, Dementia Friendly Duluth announce partnership πŸŽ₯

St. Jude Research shows promise for ALS patients πŸŽ₯

This cholesterol-lowering drug works for only half of patients, study says πŸŽ₯

Vicky McClure: Government needs to do more for dementia research

Alzheimer's Disease

Cleveland Clinic spin-off company to start clinical trials for Alzheimer's disease

Synthetic Peptides could block toxic Alzheimer's build-up

Here comes a whole new approach to battling Alzheimer’s, and New Jersey will play a lead role

Of Mice and Men: New Light and Sound Combination Therapy May Treat Alzheimer's

Low-Dose Naproxen Does Not Reduce Progress of Pre-symptomatic Alzheimer Disease

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

New DNR grants target deer disease — before disease targets us

Heartbroken Wife Says Goodbye to Her Dying Husband With Beautiful Rendition of ‘Amazing Grace’ πŸŽ₯

Huntington's Disease

Finally, hope for those with Huntington's πŸ”Š

How Cannabinoids Work: Part IV – Physiological Conditions

Inside DOJ's Recent Charitable Copay Foundation Settlements

Rapid Expansion Projected for Huntington’s Disease Treatment Market

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH)

Thousands of patients with curable brain condition may be ‘wrongly diagnosed with Alzheimer’s’ 

Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson's patients take delight in free dance class

Dance classes help people with Parkinson’s in Nevada πŸŽ₯

Wearable Sensors Help Assess Medication State in Levodopa-treated Parkinson’s Patients

Seize the Moment to Fulfill Your Purpose

Parkinson’s Disease: 202 Years of A Medical Milestone

'The Intervention' convinces Jack Quinn to stop hiding his Parkinson's

Early Genetic Mutations May Contribute to Mitochondria Dysfunction and Parkinson’s Development, Study Suggests

Medical Monday: Parkinson's Disease and Therapies for it πŸŽ₯

Parkinson's Disease support groups shares, helps peers cope with daily issues πŸŽ₯

Vascular Dementia

Vicky McClure sings out about dementia on BBC

Meditalk: Wants to know what raises the chances of dementia

New rules to stop ‘predators’ from tricking vulnerable into marriage delayed by Brexit

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​04/19/2019:

General

State medical marijuana bill is headed to House floor

'Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia' Program comes to Lafayette πŸŽ₯

At AD/PD Conference, New Alzheimer’s Genes Reinforce Known Pathways

Annual Dementia Care Conference shifts focus onto caregivers

Blood pressure drug reduces build-up of toxic proteins behind dementia

Documentary explores dementia as number of patients expected to triple by 2060

Regular short walks all it takes to help prevent dementia

Walk your brain younger: As little as one hour of exercise a week 'could reduce the risk of dementia and improve mental fitness'

Even a Little Bit of Exercise Can Keep Your Brain From Shrinking, Study Suggests

Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Association: Diversifying Alzheimer's research shows promise

Letter to the editor: Support Alzheimer's research

Fund research of Alzheimer’s

Pizza Hut co-founder’s compassionate-care Alzheimer’s trial leads to hope for others

Greenwich event celebrates hope, benefits the Alzheimer’s Association

Global live stream is used during annual event at library

Even a Little More Exercise Might Help Your Brain Stay Young

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Greenwich event celebrates hope, benefits the Alzheimer’s Association

Huntington's Disease

Movement disorder clinic brings hope to patients

Drug Prescribed For High Blood Pressure Can Treat Parkinson's, Dementia: Study

Korsakoff Syndrome

Psychiatric assessment extended

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Lewy Body Dementia Therapeutics – Clinical Trials & Results

Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson’s disease patients find their voices again with help from speech therapists in Los Alamitos

Algorithm Detects Medication Patterns in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease

Neuroimaging method measures disease severity in Parkinson’s patients

Parkinson's Disease Community Seminar

Bowler with Parkinson’s disease finishes night three pins shy of a perfect game

VIDEO: People living with Parkinson's disease fight back at Rock Steady boxing program πŸŽ₯

April is time to focus on Parkinson’s

VNA Community Healthcare & Hospice helps individuals living with Parkinson's and their caregivers πŸŽ₯

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04/17/2019:

General

Science-Backed Ways You Can Change Your Life to Lower Your Risk of Dementia

Imperial College opens £20m centre to develop dementia-friendly homes

Alzheimer’s research update in Wellesley

FPM Showcases Tools Available to Improve Dementia Care

PTSD can impair and age your brain

Blood Pressure Drug Shows Promise for Treating Parkinson’s and Dementia in Animal Studies

Bending my brain to help dementia research

£20m research centre created to find technological solutions to dementia care

Alzheimer's Disease

From 6th grader to lawmakers, an effort to cure Alzheimer's in Texas

Barrow seeks Alzheimer’s drug trial participants

A Day in the Garden with Friends

Blacks Are Far More Likely To Suffer From Alzheimer’s Disease Than Whites

Blood Test for Detecting Pre-symptomatic Alzheimer's Disease is Refined

Alzheimer advocates visit Washington to seek funding

Alzheimer’s Disease Toxicity Halted by Synthetic Peptides

Seattle researchers target plaque-causing proteins to fight Alzheimer’s disease

Garbage mitochondria may contribute to Alzheimer’s disease

Frontotemporal Dementia

Alector Inc. (ALEC) Reports First Frontotemporal Dementia Patient Dosed in Phase 1b Study of AL001​

Huntington's Disease

Qrons Announces Filing of PCT Patent -- Techniques for Promoting Neuronal Recovery

Wave crashes again – this time on toxicity concerns

US Cancer Patients Are Undergoing CRISPR Tests For The First Time

Blood Pressure Drug Shows Promise for Treating Parkinson’s and Dementia in Animal Studies

Sarepta may have seen off another rival in Wave

Korsakoff Syndrome

Product review: veggie burgers

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

What did I learn from Record Store Day?

Alzheimer’s advocate calls for better resources

Parkinson's Disease

World Parkinson's Program Fundraiser In Markham To Support Patients, Caregivers Worldwide

Technology automatically senses how Parkinson's patients respond to medication

Validation study of the Parkinson’s Fatigue Scale in advanced Parkinson’s disease

Time to focus on Parkinson’s disease

I’m Excited About the Potential of the PKG-Watch for Parkinson’s Care

Light up the Night for Parkinson's Gala supports families affected πŸŽ₯

Oxford YMCA Offers Strength Rehabilitation for Parkinson’s Disease, Mobility Issues

Acadia Supports Events to Mark Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month in U.S.

Vascular Dementia

Oh! I forgot!

New Study Shows Dementia in Latin Brains is its Very Own Thing

Computer Training Improves Cognition in Patients With Vascular Cognitive Impairment

Dementia: The early and subtle warning sign of vascular dementia you mustn’t ignore πŸŽ₯

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04/15/2019:

General

Dementia risk prediction models

Dementia more preventable in Asia and Latin America

Dame Barbara Windsor's husband on the real reason they chose to make her dementia diagnosis public

How Can You Avoid Dementia? We Just Don’t Know — So Why Not Try a Healthy Life?

'Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia' program coming to Newbury library

Aggressive behaviour among dementia patients associated with protein intake

Five-minute 'spot the animal' iPad test could detect signs of dementia in patients years before they suffer memory loss

Alzheimer's Disease

Synthetic peptide can inhibit toxicity, aggregation of protein in Alzheimer’s disease, researchers show

Senolytics Show Promise Against Alzheimer’s in Mice

Alzheimer’s research needs more funding

APOE gene has a gender-based effect on sleep behaviour of Alzheimer's disease patients

Senior's weakness for scams may be warning sign of dementia

Is Alzheimer's Hereditary?

Cassava Sciences Completes Patient Enrollment for a Phase 2a Study in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease

Creutzfeldt-Jakob DIsease (CJD)

Call to end ban on producing immune therapy from UK blood

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Abnormal proteins associated with aggressive behaviour among dementia patients

Huntingtons's Disease

EIP bags cash to trial ex-Vertex drug in dementia, Huntington's

Dying man 'stripped of dignity' after being left on trolley for six hours

New clues to  abnormal brain signals in movement disorders

Charles River extends Huntington’s Disease collaboration, shutters site in San Diego

Mixed Dementia

Mum-of-five 'thought life was over' after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's at 43

Parkinson's Disease

Husson students throw punches in fight against Parkinson's disease πŸŽ₯

YMCA cycling class aims to fight Parkinson's disease

Mindfulness Yoga May Reduce Anxiety, Depression in Parkinson’s Patients, Study Suggests

Salivary Gland Biopsy Detects Abnormal Alpha-Synuclein in Early Stages of Parkinson’s, Study Finds

Parkinson's Disease Forum Gives Medical Marijuana Platform for 1st Time

New brain imaging scan can test for Parkinson's Disease πŸŽ₯ πŸ“…

Study: Playing Contact Sports Significantly Increases Risk Of Lewy Body Disease, Parkinson’s

Vascular Dementia

Alzheimer’s research needs more funding

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​04/12/2019:

General

Dementia focus group forum set April 24

RCLA Announces 2020 Town Hall Lecture Lineup

Neurology News

‘Now it’s personal’ vows Ringmer marathon man after dad diagnosed with dementia​

Hope for brain tumour patients thanks to world-first research

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia πŸŽ₯

Breakthrough at St. Jude Children’s Research could help in ALS treatment πŸŽ₯

New Research Unit at England’s University of East Anglia to Study Possible Link Between Sleep and Dementia

Alzheimer's Disease

Spring Fun Fair raising funds for Alzheimer’s research

I’m working with Maine champions to make Alzheimer’s a memory

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia

Research Roundup: Gum Disease and Alzheimer’s

State receives funding for Alzheimer's research, resources for those with HIV

Phoenix-Area Libraries Offer Citizen Science Equipment, Activities πŸ”Š

How Citizen Science Can Speed Up Alzheimer’s Research

Neuroimaging Draws a Bead on Alzheimer’s

Creutfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Frustration mounts over Horizon's response to deadly disease

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Research reveals how the most common ALS mutation dooms cells

Abnormal proteins correlate with aggressive behavior in dementia

Huntington's Disease

Inverclyde's MSP has joined the fight to save a sheltered housing complex

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH)

I was misdiagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease

Parkinson's Disease

Mike Tindall Opens Up About His Father's Battle with Parkinson's Disease

Celebrities Who've Opened Up About Their Battles with Parkinson's Disease

Easton resident spreads Parkinson’s disease awareness

Sheboygan YMCA class aids people with Parkinson's disease

Does nicotine actually help protect against Parkinson's disease?

Mindfulness yoga aids patients with Parkinson's disease

Local hospital helping to treat Parkinson’s disease πŸŽ₯

New options for patients with Parkinson's Disease πŸŽ₯

Parkinson's Foundation hopes to bring awareness to disease this month

Vascular Dementia

Penwortham man with dementia writes The Secret D, a song about living with the illness, in aid of Alzheimer's Society

Researchers are exploring the link between hearing loss and dementia

 

04/10/2019:

General 

Class for caregivers of dementia and Alzheimer's patients πŸŽ₯

Free regional African American Alzheimer’s Forum in Berkeley on Saturday

Neuropsychologist Says His Online University Trains Your Brain To Delay Dementia

'This is Dementia' Documentary Premieres May 1 On Netflix

Join community forum on Alzheimer's April 17 in Crystal Lake

Ann Robinson’s research reviews—9 April 2019

Technology that touches: virtual-reality app offered for people with dementia, their caregivers πŸŽ₯

Biochemical switches identified that could be triggered to treat muscle, brain disorders

Study explores how technology can help prompt positive memories for people with depression

Alzheimer's Disease

More Alzheimer's Drug Trial Failures: Are Researchers on the Wrong Track?

Seeking alternative animal models for Alzheimer’s disease

New NIH funding for studies of suspicious microbes will accelerate solving Alzheimer's disease

Gum Disease and Alzheimer’s: How Bacteria Travel to the Brain

Hope in the Midst of Alzheimer's Drug Failures

Free regional African American Alzheimer’s Forum in Berkeley on Saturday

Staff Spotlight: Stuart Sundseth

Doctors: Lifestyle factors are linked to Alzheimer’s

Fundraising kicking off for Alzheimer's Walk

Creutfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Women who had cataract surgery in Moncton come forward with concerns πŸŽ₯

Over 700 patients contacted after detecting rare degenerative brain disease πŸŽ₯

Ceinwen Giles: Brexit—Many patients who have the means to do so are stockpiling drugs

Animal Doctor: Removing wolves' protection presents layers of consequences

Small towns find footing out West

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Criminal, socially inappropriate behavior more common with frontotemporal dementia

Huntington's Disease

Wave Life Sciences Provides Timing Update on PRECISION-HD Clinical Programs

Milestone in fight against Huntington's πŸŽ₯

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

8 questions for the dementia doctor whose Netflix documentary is set to premiere

Parkinson's Disease

Area boxing gym empowers people with Parkinson's disease to fight back πŸŽ₯

Virtual reality offers benefits for Parkinson's disease patients

Senior Wellness: 50,000 Americans diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease every year

Parkinson’s disease: This toilet habit is one of the symptoms of the condition πŸŽ₯ πŸ“…

Microbleeding in the Brain Associated with Postural Instability, Gait Disturbance Subtype Of Parkinson’s, Study Shows

A New Way to Detect Parkinson’s—by Smell

Yoga may help ease mood disorders in Parkinson's patients

High Levels of Inflammatory Biomarker Evident in Patients, Study Says, But Cause-Effect Unknown

Spectrum Health Parkinson's Program talks warning signs and awareness πŸŽ₯

I’m Learning Not to Make Assumptions

Vascular Dementia

Scientists Now Strongly Warn Some Habits Can Wreak Your Brain

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​04/08/2019:

General

Drug cuts Tau Tangles to Fight Dementia in Mice

Electrical Stimulation Makes Old Brains Act Young Again

For Alzheimer’s and dementia patients, thoughtful design can have big impact

ZAP IT Electric current to the brain ‘REVERSES memory loss – and could tackle dementia’

7 ways to help a loved one with dementia reclaim joy

Dementia: Music, dance and poetry can help some but not all – Helen Martin

Robo-Pets May Offer New Treatment for Dementia Patients

Alzheimer's Disease

New research shows impact of diet on Alzheimer's disease

Michelle Canning Benefit concert for Alzheimer's Research in honor of her grandfather

Alzheimer's Research About to Reach Crushing Speeds

Eating Garlic Linked to Better Memory in Alzheimer's Study on Mice

Study strengthens the strange ties between gum disease and Alzheimer’s

Eye Test May Offer Early Diagnosis for Alzheimer’s Disease

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Hundreds of N.B. hospital patients notified of 2 suspected Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease cases

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) Caregivers Support Group Meeting

Huntington's Disease

uniQure Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for AMT-130 Gene Therapy for the Treatment of Huntington’s Disease

Autophagy Protein’s Flip Side Climbs the Recycling Charts

The Future of Cell and Gene Therapy

Mixed Dementia

The Diagnosis Is Alzheimer’s. But That’s Probably Not the Only Problem.

Parkinson's Disease

Neuro Therapy Centre opens new facilities at Saltney headquarters

Local medical experts highlight new research regarding Parkinson's Disease

Increase in Parkinson’s disease cases looming; What PCPs need to know

Startup releases AI app to detect Parkinson's disease

'When I'm hitting that bag I forget I have Parkinson's': Boxing punches back at disease πŸŽ₯

Yoga versus Traditional Treatment Methods for People with Parkinson Disease

Utah club battles Parkinson’s through boxing πŸŽ₯

Detroit Building To Light Up With Giant Tulip For Parkinson’s Disease Awareness

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan red tulip display sheds light on Parkinson's disease

Brain alterations make it difficult for Parkinson's disease patients to turn while walking

Vascular Dementia

Sometimes people just want to vent – he was 60, he had dementia, he was angry’

Antosh Wojcik's HOW TO KEEP TIME Will Embark on UK Tour

Welsh people in the dark about heart disease, stroke and dementia link with diabetes

Dementia symptoms: Sign in the eyes proven to identify early stages of condition

Wheelchairgate and “can’t” vs. “won’t”

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04/05/2019:

General

UAMS Hosts Alzheimer Seminar for Kids πŸ”Š

Contradictory Findings for Diet and Dementia Risk

5 ways companionship is good for your health πŸŽ₯

Introducing the launch of the sleep disturbances and dementia research unit

Alzheimer's Disease

Anti-Inflammatories Do Not Protect Against Alzheimer’s Disease

Doctors may be able to see early clues of Alzheimer's in our eyes, Duke study suggests

Differentiating Alzheimer’s Disease and Aging πŸŽ₯ πŸ“…

Researchers To Test New Alzheimer’s Drug Targeting Inflammation in Humans

Advocates head to Vermont Statehouse for Alzheimer’s Awareness

Gum Disease: A Precursor to Alzheimer’s?

Could light and sound treat Alzheimer’s disease?

UC Davis Gets Alzheimer’s Grants

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Frontotemporal Dementia Treatment Market Greater Revenue Share by 2028

Huntington's Disease

Machado-Joseph Disease: how is Groote Eylandt dealing with this scourge?

Promising Chinese research gets UK funding

Tidying up: A new way to direct trash to autophagy

Copay assistance snares 3 drug companies in Medicare kickback charges

Dystrogen Therapeutics: Gene Therapy Successfully Cuts Off Production of Neuron-Destroying Protein in Huntington's Disease

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Dementia Free Day: Or how too much information can be bad

Cornwall man killed partner, 81, by stamping on her head

Parkinson's Disease

Young mums' brave battle with Parkinson's

Vitamin B12 Inhibits Key Enzyme in Parkinson’s Disease

IntelGenx Presents at 14th International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease

Wellness for the Family: Early Signs, Treatments of Parkinson’s Disease πŸŽ₯

Zebrafish could be key to Parkinson’s disease treatment

Phase 1/2 Trial to Test Investigational Therapy RTB101 in Parkinson’s Disease

Bid to find Oxford University student who helped man with Parkinson's disease

Sterling Marlin, two-time Daytona 500 winner, is treating Parkinson's disease with deep brain stimulation

4 men muted by Parkinson’s disease find their voices — and laughter — in Los Alamitos speech therapy class

Posterior Cortical Atrophy (PCA)

Test determines visual problems for dementia patients

Vascular Dementia

Dementia: New research shows this popular drink may help reduce the risk of dementia πŸŽ₯

Welsh people 'underestimate' danger of diabetes contributing to heart disease, stroke and dementia

Vascular changes in the eye reveal early cognitive impairment πŸ“ƒ

Scientists have blown apart the belief that moderate drinking can protect people from strokes

John Cleese leads tributes to Fawlty Towers' John Quarmby who died at 89

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04/03/2019:

General

Why robotic pets may be the next big thing in dementia care

Care for Scots with dementia and sight loss to be assessed in new project

Kinetic sculptures, VOX books, and service dogs

UCL appoints ISG as main contractor for neurology centre

Results from IDEAS Study Published

Alzheimer's Disease

Health Beat: Alzheimer's and DNA shuffling

Caregiving Expert Vicki Schmall to Speak on Alzheimer's

Amylyx Pharmaceuticals Announces First Patients Dosed in PEGASUS Phase 2 Trial of AMX0035 in Alzheimer’s Disease & Trial Expansion 

OCT predicted to help optometrists detect, manage Alzheimer’s disease

Research Brief: 3D-printed transparent skull provides a window to the brain

New bill to combat Alzheimer's disease πŸŽ₯

Alzheimer's: University of East Anglia to explore sleep link to brain disease πŸŽ₯

This brain scan changes how doctors treat Alzheimer’s. Here’s why it’s so hard to get. πŸŽ₯

Radical Approaches to Alzheimer’s and the Journey to Curing It πŸŽ₯

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Chronic wasting disease

Frontotemporal Dementia

Dementia type correlates with criminal behaviour

Huntington's Disease

Fellowship to further international research links in Huntington's disease

Why jet lag from your cross-country flight may actually be good for you, study says πŸŽ₯

Healthy Living: Targeting Huntington’s πŸŽ₯

Denton man with Huntington's finds a home in Fort Worth

Abnormalities in a protein affecting how nerve cells change shape

Roche says $4.3 billion Spark offer still on track for June completion

MedDay - April 3, 2019

Mixed Dementia

Dementia: Amyloid PET scans can improve diagnosis and care

Parkinson's Disease

Gilbert boxing gym punching past Parkinson's disease

What to Say to Someone with Parkinson’s Disease

Study Assessing Smartphone Technology to Track Parkinson’s Motor Symptoms, Researchers Report

Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)

Parkinson's disease can't rob Lakewood Ranch woman of her good days

Sniffing out Parkinson's Disease

Helpful tips for caregivers of people with Parkinson's disease

How the International Space Station is helping find the cure to Parkinson’s disease

Data in Parkinson’s Disease Model in Non-human Primates Demonstrate Reversal of Cognitive Deficits

Vascular Dementia

Is there a link between smoking & dementia?

New diabetes patient diagnosed every 3 minutes, analysis shows

A&E admissions for Birmingham dementia sufferers hits 'alarming' record high

Deaths from heart disease plunge by more than half thanks to better healthcare and fewer smokers

ISG picks up £110m neurology centre for UCL

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04/01/2019:

General

Examining the Relationship Between Tooth Loss and Dementia

New Study Suggests a Healthy Diet May Not Reduce Dementia Risk

HBKU research institute advances dementia study

Healthcare Journal Issues 32 Research Articles in March 2019 Edition

A Conversation With … Dr. Curtis Schreiber

Shadow Minister meets Stirling housing and ageing experts

​Alzheimer's Disease

Minister Praises Alzheimer’s Support Group

Klemmes honor parents as Alzheimer’s event hosts

Billionaire Yacht Maker Gives $50 Million for Dementia Research and Care

CSET, Honors College showcase student research

14 Projects Win Awards at VP&S Student Research Day

Walkersville resident lobbying on behalf of Alzheimer's Assocation

Genetic test can show increased risk of Alzheimer's: How much do you want to know? πŸŽ₯

When the ‘real thing’ becomes a mirage: How patients in Alzheimer’s trials are coping with the treatment’s failure πŸŽ₯ πŸ“…

HRT linked to increased Alzheimer’s disease risk in women

Dementia: UK university studies potential for this spice to prevent Alzheimer’s disease πŸŽ₯

Psychology Researchers Receive Grant To Study Alzheimer’s Disease Across Ethnic Groups

Northwestern to Study New Alzheimer’s Disease Drug

SIUE’s Arts & Issues presents ‘Solving Alzheimer’s’

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Roslin scientists warn BSE burial pits post contamination risk

Huntington's Disease

Health Beat: Targeting Huntington's symptoms

Vaccinex, Inc. to Provide Clinical Data on Posters at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

Conditions that can change your personality

​Mixed Dementia

‘What my dad‘s dementia taught me‘ 

Parkinson's Disease

Citadel alum with Parkinson's returns for annual parade, fulfilling last wish πŸŽ₯

Gallatin Valley boxers battling Parkinson’s one punch at a time πŸŽ₯

New technology to produce dorsal cortical neurons using iPS

Seek support promptly after receiving diagnosis

High-frequency Brain Stimulation Is Superior for Parkinson’s Patients, Study Suggests

Local educator leader leaves legacy after passing from Parkinson's disease πŸ”Š

Patients Who Respond to L-DOPA Treatment May Have Dyskinesia Earlier Than Those Who Don’t, Study Finds

How Our Disease Keeps Pecking Away

What are some early signs of Parkinson's disease?

Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease πŸŽ₯

​Vascular Dementia

Golf club backs heart charity
Eat These 3 Foods To Increase Zinc Level In The Body
Mom Was Right, You Are What You Eat

New diabetes patient diagnosed every 3 minutes, analysis shows

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