Dementia & Memory News & Research

December 2019


Alzheimer's Disease

Assisting persons with Alzheimer’s and other chronic conditions and diseases

After decades of research yield no cure, UTSA opens contest seeking causes of Alzheimer’s disease

An algorithm to help predict Alzheimer’s

What researchers know about Alzheimer’s disease

Better Daytime Lighting Improves Sleep Quality, Reduces Depression In Alzheimer's Patients, Study Finds

'Asian glow' gene linked to progression of Alzheimer's, new study says

$350 Million to Be Given to Alzheimer’s Research in 2020 Funding Bill

Scientists Reach Out To Minority Communities To Diversify Alzheimer's Studies

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Alabama’s HudsonAlpha uses data from genomic sequencing to help patients better understand their dementia

Will This Dementia Treatment Be a Big Hit After FDA Decision?

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Here’s How I’m Failing to Support the Mental Health Community

Vascular Dementia

June Sarpong gives new home a BHF makeover


Alzheimer's Disease

Health Check: Novel approach to treating Alzheimer's will soon be studied

Rochester biotech firm awarded grant for new Alzheimer's therapy

Reversing Alzheimer’s-related memory loss with electromagnetic waves

Epigenetic Marks in Blood May Help Detect Early Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s warnings often show during holidays | Guest Column

Scientists Left Perplexed at Latest Alzheimer’s Drug Data

Alzheimer's drug candidates reverse broader aging, study shows


Frontotemporal Dememtia (FTD)

New Method of Analyzing DNA Repeats May Help Diagnose Fragile X and Other Disorders, Study Reports

3 tips for holiday travel with loved ones who have Alzheimer's, dementia

Vascular Dementia

Six herbs to control hypertension and diabetes

Launceston's Dr George Razay's dementia study published in British Medical Journal Open


Alzheimer's Disease

Clinical Trials on Alzheimer’s Disease Conference 2019: What to Look Out For

VIDEO: How an Art Program Brings Joy to People With Alzheimer’s

Diagnostic Imaging Solutions for Alzheimer’s at RSNA 2019

Alzheimer's Drug Skeptics; Gabapentin Suicide Attempts; TBI in Homeless People

4 questions key to making sense of new data on Biogen’s resurrected Alzheimer’s drug

NIH funding for USC Alzheimer’s research grew by more than 400% in 4 years

Focused Ultrasound May Open Door to Alzheimer's Treatment

The Cellular Culprits Behind Alzheimer's Disease

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Age at symptom onset and death and disease duration in genetic frontotemporal dementia: an international retrospective cohort study

Hollyoaks' Luke Morgan finds out the truth about his life-changing diagnosis

Frontotemporal Problems Remedy Marketplace: Scope, Programs and Expansion Framework 2018 – 2028

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Bill Buckner, remembered for 1986 World Series error, dies

Vascular Dementia

Exercise more, eat a healthy diet and stop smoking to slash your risk of deadly dementia

Nick Ferrari helps raise more than £33,000 for Redbridge Jewish Care services

5 Foods to Boost Brain Health and Longevity

Healthy Living: December 3, 2019