Dementia & Memory - February 2019

February 2019



Tune in to the 2019 Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias Summit (02/27)

More volunteers needed for dementia clinical trials (02/27)

UCSF’s Top NIH-Funded Projects of 2018 (02/27)

‘There is a life to live after a diagnosis’: UBC study probes stigma of dementia (02/27)

Alzheimer's Association Pushes for Caregiver Tax Credit 🎥 (02/27)

Teepa's Signs of Dementia 🎥 📑 (02/26)

Helping People with Dementia Stay Physically Active 📑 (02/24)

Breakfast Eggs Don't Increase Dementia Risk (02/20)

Alzheimer's Disease

Study: Deep Sleep Best for Brain ‘Cleaning,’ Emphasizes Link Between Sleep and Alzheimer’s (02/27)

Spotlight on Alzheimer’s Research: Brain Awareness Week 2019 (02/27)

FDA Warning List - Alzheimer's Supplements 🎥 (02/26)

Is Sleep a Missing Piece in the Alzheimer's Puzzle? (02/25)

Alzheimer's and the iPOD - It's Magic 🎥 (02/23)

5 Smart Ways to Face Alzheimer's 🎥 (02/23)

Medicine & Myth: What Causes Alzheimer's and What Doesn't 🎥 (02/20)

Open Your Eyes & Tell Me What You See 🎥 (02/20)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

CDC Warning Hunters After ‘Zombie Deer Disease’ Found In Pennsylvania 🎥 (02/26)

Down Syndrome with Alzheimer's Disease

A novel therapy for Alzheimer’s? 🔊 (02/27)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

ALS-linked Mutations Promote Accumulation of Brain Waste, Fruit Fly Study Shows (02/27)

Researchers 'bait' pathological proteins underlying many neurodegenerative disorders (02/27)

Tune in to the 2019 Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias Summit (02/27)

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Lewy Body Rollercoaster (02/21)

Mixed Dementia

Rachel opens up on life with Alzheimers (02/27)

OK, Google, Help Me Handle My Dementia (02/24)

Parkinson's Disease

UT Southwestern brain institute hires noted Parkinson's disease researcher (02/26)

‘Delay the Disease’ exercise regimen aims to combat effects of Parkinson’s Disease 🎥 (02/26)

Levodopa for Early Parkinson Disease: Some Answers, More Questions (02/26)

Parkinson’s patient in Casa Grande walks after 18 years in a wheelchair 🎥 (02/26) 📅

Parkinson’s Researchers Now Have $24 Million To Keep Going Thanks to Funding From Michael J. Fox (02/26)

Boxing gym knocks out Parkinson's symptoms 🎥 (02/26)

EVENT [03/06-07]: Parkinson’s Foundation to Host First Marijuana Conference in Denver (02/26)

Actress Selma Blair Opens Up About Battle With Multiple Sclerosis After Inspiring Oscars Appearance 🎥 (02/26)

Vascular Dementia

Sound remedies for a healthy mind (02/28)

Tune in to the 2019 Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias Summit (02/27)

Supreme Court blocks death sentence for murderer with dementia who can't remember crime (02/27)



Minister for Care urges thousands to take part in dementia research (02/25)

Study finds trend towards unusual and abnormal prescribing patterns in aged-care homes (02/25)

Your “forgetfulness” could be a sign of a another problem—and it’s not Alzheimer’s 🎥 (02/25)

Moving Pictures showcase diverse community dementia support (02/25)

Alzheimer's Disease

Despite New Research, Scientists Want More Proof That Hyperbaric Oxygen Treats Alzheimer's (02/25)

Leading the charge in the study of Alzheimer’s disease – UWF faculty delve into dynamic treatment options (02/25)

May have found a cure for Alzheimer`s (02/25)

This common disorder may increase the risk of Alzheimer’s Disease (02/25)

Phase 2 Trial of Tau Antibody RO7105705 Recruiting Patients with Moderate Alzheimer’s (02/25)

Global Alzheimer's Disease Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2018 (02/25)

Curcumin Holds the Key to Cure Cancer and Alzheimer’s Disease (02/25)

YOUR HEALTH: An old drug with new help for Alzheimer’s patients 🎥 (02/25)

Existing antidepressant could slow down Alzheimer’s (02/25)

At San Antonio ‘Dialogue on Dementia,’ researchers discuss ways to reduce risk of Alzheimer’s (02/25)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

EVENT [02/27]: Quinnipiac University to hold event for Rare Disease Day (02/25)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Discovery improves understanding of Lou Gehrig's disease (02/25)

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Brain glucose metabolism in Lewy body dementia: Implications for diagnostic criteria (02/25)

AbbVie upscales Voyager alliance with new target, more cash (02/25)

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH)

Cerebrospinal Fluid Management Market Advanced Technologies & Growth Opportunities Worldwide By 2024 (02/25)

Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson’s disease: The three main symptoms - signs of the disease everyone should know (02/25)

Michael J Fox supporting Kiwi research into Parkinson's disease (02/25)

Proposed center offers new hope for Parkinson’s patients, others (02/25)

AbbVie upscales Voyager alliance with new target, more cash (02/25)

Israeli researchers develop AI-based software to track progression of ALS (02/25)

Plant Compound Showing Promise For Parkinson’s & Alzheimer’s (02/24)

Vascular Dementia

Blood Clot Discovery Might Offer Better Treatments For Blood Diseases (02/25)



Wisconsin Researchers Look For Ways To Prevent Dementia 🔊 (02/22)

Scientists Believe Keeping A Few Very Simple Hobbies Can Help Prevent Dementia (02/22)

Why keeping both mind and body active in middle age could lower risk of dementia (02/22)

Lest we forget (02/22)

Diet improves brain function over time (02/22)
Dear Dietitian: Diet and dementia (02/21)

Alzheimer's Disease

Research finds ethnoracial differences in Alzheimer's disease (02/22)

Yerba santa: The magical Californian shrub that can help treat Alzheimer's (02/22)

New Therapeutic Strategy to Treat Alzheimer's (02/22)

Doll therapy helps local seniors with dementia, alzheimers (02/22)

Records Exemption Backed For Alzheimer’s Program (02/22)

Opinion: With News of Another Failed Trial, a Cure for Alzheimer’s May Have More To Do With Corporate Finance Than Science (02/22)

UT Health San Antonio to get millions for new biobank (02/22)

Research And Resources Are Needed For Latinos And African-Americans Suffering From Alzheimer's 🔊 (02/21)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

'Zombie deer' disease is spreading across the US: What you should know (02/22)

Study tracking people who ate zombie deer meat found no ill-effects, so far (02/22)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Government announces 200,000 people can choose care with personal health budgets (02/22)

Castine resident Alyssa Radcliff (02/21)

Huntington's Disease

Wendy McHaney: Intermittent fasting may prove to have positive effect on Alzheimer's [& Huntington's] disease (02/22)

EVENT [02/25-28]: Huntington's Disease Conference (02/22)

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Tyler recognized as Dementia Friendly Community; efforts to increase awareness of the disease underway (02/21)

Caregiver workshop examines differences between dementias (02/21)

Mixed Dementia

Why keeping both mind and body active in middle age could lower risk of dementia (02/22)

Parkinson's Disease

Holding On to Happiness, but Not Too Tightly (02/22)

Parkinson’s patients find the healing power of song (02/22)

Concerns about contamination in stem cell treatment (02/22)

They are Literally Fighting Parkinson's Disease 🎥 (02/21)

Parkinson's Disease Mutation May Trigger Astrocyte-Driven Neural Alpha-Synucleinopathy (02/21)

3 Different Clinical Subtypes of Parkinson's Disease, 3 Different Course of Progression (02/21)

Sun Protection to patients with rare genetic disease (02/21)

Vascular Dementia

The warning signs for dementia (02/22)

Keeping active in middle age may be tied to lower risk of dementia (02/21)



The warning signs for dementia (02/20)

Impact of Trazodone on Dementia Risk: New Data (02/20)

Dementia patients to trial cannabis-based drug that could treat agitation (02/20)

Living with Dementia, Part III 🎥 (02/20)

Living with dementia, part II (02/19)

Government to spend ₩3 trillion on innovative drugs, dementia, medical scientists (02/20)

Computer game for training dementia carers will be accessible online for free (02/20)

Families, scientists encouraged by promising dementia study results 🎥 (02/19)

Alzheimer's Disease

Researchers uncover biochemical pathway that may help identify drugs to treat Alzheimer's 📃 (02/20)

40 Sites Across The Country To Test New Alzheimer's Drug (02/20)

Researchers find potential therapeutic strategy to treat Alzheimer's 📃 (02/20)

Atlanta Doctor Takes on the Alzheimer’s Challenge (02/20)

Curator at Duke Lemur Center encourages animal well-being in Alzheimer's research (02/20)

Possible pathway to new therapy for Alzheimer's disease (02/19)

The role of astroglia in Alzheimer's disease: pathophysiology and clinical implications (02/19)

Antidepressant could 'improve old age for millions' by slowing the progression of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's (02/20)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

'Zombie Deer Disease' Is Infecting Animals Across the Country—Are Humans at Risk? (02/20)

New breakthrough means what we know about CWD may have totally changed (02/20)

CBER Guidance on Gene Therapies: What to Expect in 2019 (02/20)

'Zombie deer' disease is spreading across the US: What you should know (02/19)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Reduced Brain Volume May Diminish Self-Monitoring Skills in Dementia (02/20)

Study finds dementia takes away the ability to daydream (02/19)

Huntington's Disease

What you need to know about the healing benefits of marijuana’s CBG (02/20)

When Should I Install A Home Elevator? (02/20)

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Robin Williams’ Biography Reveals His Fight With a Rare Disease and Powerful Message (02/20)

Lewy body dementia just as deadly as Alzheimer's (02/19)

Mixed Dementia

Active Brain and Body Are Powerful Weapons Against Dementia (02/20)

Parkinson's Disease

Michael J. Fox Foundation & The Silverstein Foundation for Parkinson's with GBA Grant Nearly $3 Million to Studies (02/20)

Antidepressant could 'improve old age for millions' by slowing the progression of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's (02/20)

MRI measurements can change Parkinson's diagnosis (02/20)

Choosing to Build a Snowman (02/20)

Stem Cells Bring Hope of Treating Parkinson's by Repairing the Brain (02/20)

Inflammatory Signals from Non-neuronal Cells Linked to Neurodegeneration in Fly Study (02/20)

Brainstorm Health: FDA and Blood Plasma, Intercept NASH Data, Tide Pods 🎥 (02/19)

Number of people with Parkinson's may double in 20 years, report says (02/19)

FDA: Taking blood from young donors not clinically proven to fight disease (02/19)

Vascular Dementia

Dementia: Are you at risk of developing vascular dementia or Alzheimer’s disease? 🎥 (02/20)

55 Plus: Work your body to save your mind (02/20)

Androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer and risk of dementia (02/20)

EVENT [07/22-23]: 12th International Conference on Vascular Dementia (02/19)

Impact of Trazodone on Dementia Risk: New Data (02/20)



Anti-epileptic Therapy Not Linked to Increased Dementia Risk, Study Reports (02/18)

Now they say cosy fires could give you DEMENTIA (02/18-19)

7,000 people in Malta suffering from dementia (02/18-19)

An Overview of Progress and Future Challenges in Aging and Diversity Research (02/18)

100,000-person Study Investigates Association Between Antiepileptic Drugs and Dementia (02/18)

Cannabis to be used as treatment for dementia symptoms in new UK trial (02/18)

Sleep apnea means trouble, especially for seniors (02/18)

Alzheimer's Disease

NIA Offers Opportunities To Participate In Aging, Alzheimer's, Dementia Research (02/18)

Oregon Researchers Seeking Patients With Early Signs Of Alzheimer's (02/18)

Research finds ethnoracial differences in Alzheimer’s disease (02/18)

Target Brain Cell ‘Cleaning Process’ to Fight Alzheimer's? (02/18)

Gut bacteria could be link to Alzheimer's disease and dementia 🎥 (02/18)

The Link Between Menopause and Alzheimer’s (02/18)

Lack of cleaning in brain cells causes Alzheimer's: Study (02/18)

This Hormone Could Protect Against Alzheimer’s—Here’s How to Get More of It (02/2019)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Concerns Chronic Wasting Disease could jump from deer to humans (02/18)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

People living with dementia lose their ability to daydream (02/18)

Huntington's Disease

Nursing Homes & Antipsychotic Medication Abuse (02/18)

Allie LaForce, Astros' Joe Smith talk to MLB Network about Huntington's disease charity 🎥 (02/18)

Parkinson's Disease

Is Parkinson’s Disease a Bully? (02/18)

Researchers developing new therapy to treat Parkinson's disease 🎥 (02/18)

MRI Technique Helps Distinguish Between Parkinson’s and Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Study Reports (02/18)

Iowa City is Next Stop for Parkinson’s Foundation’s Team Training Program (02/18)

Study reveals appendix may play role in developing Parkinson’s (02/18)

Higher urate in LRRK2 mutation carriers resistant to Parkinson's disease (02/18)

Ministry OKs Peptron’s P2 clinical trial of Parkinson’s disease treatment (02/18)



Meet the Innovators: Veena Somareddy, Neuro Rehab VR (02/15)

GW Pharma's cannabis-based medicine to be tested in dementia (02/15)

No association between antiepileptic drug use and dementia (02/15)

Gene connection to age-related cognitive decline confirmed in mouse study (02/15)

Alzheimer's Disease

UK researchers are launching a trial looking at a cannabis-based therapy for Alzheimer’s (02/15)

'Lack of cleaning' in brain cells is central to Alzheimer's disease (02/15)

UK center helps Lexington family in fight against Alzheimer’s disease 🎥 (02/15)

Cannabis-based treatment will be offered to dementia patients  (02/15)

Nipissing part of Alzheimer’s study (02/15)

Brain Discovery may Explain Mysterious Cell Death in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's (02/14)

Patients with rare form of Alzheimer's participate in study (02/14)

Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging (02/14)

New molecules reverse memory loss linked to depression, aging (02/14)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Second case of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease reported in Tennessee, family says 🎥 (02/15)

‘Zombie’ Deer Disease Catching Congress' Attention (02/15)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Publications on AAV Gene Therapy Approach to Treating Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD) (02/15)

Traficom selects (selected) Innofactor as the partner for development and maintenance of its digital services platform (VISA) (02/15)

Passage Bio to tackle CNS diseases with $115M and UPenn gene therapy programs (02/14)

Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson’s disease symptoms: This sign in your feet could signal you have the condition 🎥 (02/15)

The Compassionate Warrior in the Battle Against Parkinson’s (02/15)

Behavioral, Metabolic Changes Linked to Sleep Restriction Could Foretell Parkinson’s, Animal Study Suggests (02/15)

ProMIS Neurosciences Develops Antibodies Targeting Toxic Forms of Alpha-Synuclein (02/15)

Pratt group provides support for those affected by Parkinson’s disease (02/14)

Can we repair the brain? The promise of stem cell technologies for treating Parkinson's disease (02/14)

HealthLink: Deep Brain Stimulation ends Parkinson's tremor 🎥 (02/14)

A review into Parkinson’s disease highlights new hypotheses on environmental risk factors, proposes future directions for research. (02/14)

Brain Discovery may Explain Mysterious Cell Death in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's (02/14)

Vascular Dementia

Lessons about brain health from a landmark heart study (03/2019)

N-homocysteinylation of tau and MAP1 is increased in autopsy specimens of Alzheimer’s disease and vascular dementia (02/15)

Blood clot study offers treatment hope (02/15)

Territory politician Gerry Wood to resign and care for wife, who has dementia (02/15)

Sentencing delay: Perth killer could have 'brain condition' (02/15)

Letter: Get on your bike for BHF (02/14)



Dementia Consortium welcomes £9.5 million dementia drug discovery collab (02/13)

Major Clinical Trial Links High Blood Pressure And Mild Cognitive Impairment (02/13)

Calgary research chair's program one of many to benefit from $12-million in Ottawa funding (02/13)

No association between antiepileptic drug use and dementia (02/13)

New Lessons About Education Levels and Dementia Risk (02/13)

FOR YOUR HEALTH: New Brain Health Initiative Could Unlock Mysteries Of Alzheimer’s, Dementia (02/13)

Alzheimer's Disease

Alabama scientists help find gene change causing Alzheimer’s disease (02/13-14)

Unlocking Alzheimer's blood-pressure connection (02/13)

Understanding Alzheimer's (02/13)

How Inactivity and Junk Food Can Harm Your Brain (02/13)

EVENT [02/18-21]: MedAware Systems to Present New Research at the Alzheimer Society International Congress (02/13)

EVENT [02/19]: Alzheimer’s topic of Feb. 19 NARFE meeting (02/13)

The New Science That Could Save You from Alzheimer’s (02/13)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Rare disease affects elk, reindeer and deer in the United States and Canada 🎥 (02/13)

Deadly ‘zombie’ deer disease could possibly spread to humans, experts warn 🎥 (02/13)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Adapting to dementia with grace (02/13)

Music Therapy and Physical Activity to Ease Individuals With Dementia With Signs of Frontotemporal Lobe Degeneration (02/12)

Huntington's Disease

MMJ Files FDA Fast Track Approval Application For Cannabis Multiple Sclerosis Drug (02/13)

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Adapting to dementia with grace (02/13)

Work, meaning, money and your future (02/12)

Mixed Dementia

New Lessons About Education Levels and Dementia Risk (02/13)

Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson’s disease symptoms: The one sign in your eyes you need to watch out for 🎥 (02/13)

Sweat Therapy Fitness offers seminar on Parkinson's Disease 🎥 (02/13)

Parkinson's Foundation Hosts Professional Education Training in Iowa City (02/13)

Singing in Shrewsbury provides therapy and comaradery for those with Parkinson’s disease (02/13)

Health firm in Nantwich helps people with Parkinson’s disease (02/13)

Anavex Life Sciences advancing its Parkinson's disease therapy through the pipeline (02/12)

Tackling Parkinson’s With Targeted Drug Discovery (02/12)

Honda and Ohio State researching robotics to help those with Parkinson's disease (02/12)

Parkinson’s disease and your appendix (02/12)

Vascular Dementia

Adapting to dementia with grace (02/13)

Marathon celebs and runners tackle dementia myths in new film 🎥 (02/13)

Unclogging blood flow to the brain could open the floodgates for Alzheimer’s treatment (02/12)



Cambridge Science Festival examines the future of healthcare (02/12) 📅

An Overview of Progress and Future Challenges in Aging and Diversity Research (02/11)

Higher level of education may not protect against dementia (02/11)

These cousins have a 50 per cent chance of getting early onset Alzheimer’s, but here they reveal why they've decided not to be tested (02/11)

Conference Highlights: ISC 2019 (02/11)

MCI Risk Tied to Cerebral Small Vessel Disease in Older Adults (02/11)

Alzheimer’s Services of Marshall County honors walk teams (02/11)

This robot learns to spot dementia by watching soap opera (02/11)

Alzheimer's Disease

Ohio lawmakers to unveil bill seeking state Alzheimer's plan (02/11)

Researchers identify novel molecular mechanism involved in Alzheimer's (02/11)

Researchers closer to new Alzheimer's therapy with brain blood flow discovery (02/11)

San Diego Neurologist: New Alzheimer’s Drug Could Slow Or Halt Disease Progression (02/11)

Brain Metabolism of Hibernating Hamsters May Reveal Novel Therapeutic Targets for Alzheimer’s Disease (02/11)

Watch Out for False Promises About So-Called Alzheimer’s Cures (02/11)

An Overview of Progress and Future Challenges in Aging and Diversity Research (02/11)

How do protein tangles get so long in Alzheimer's? (02/11)

Part of the brain may be 'dementia-proof': Region that controls movement produces proteins that 'actively protect it against Alzheimer's' (02/11)

Mouse Study: Essential Nutrient May Help Ward Off Alzheimer’s Across Generations (02/10)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Dad With Human Form of Mad Cow Disease Dies, Wife Vows to Educate: 'People Need to Know About This' (02/11)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Finding help, support after dementia diagnosis (02/11)

Huntington's Disease

Astros reliever Joe Smith hopes to help eliminate Huntington's disease through IVF foundation 🎥 (02/11)

Maintaining Mobility (02/11)

Cell component breakdown suggests possible treatment for multiple neural disorders (02/11)

CRISPR and Faux Outrage: So Long as You Kill Them (02/11)

Eli, The Straw man and Huntington disease (02/10)

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

‘Helpless, numb and frightened’: Royal commission hears from first witnesses (02/11)

Parkinson's Disease

Durham therapist tames Parkinson's disease symptoms with music 🎥 (02/11)

Study Highlights Importance of Personalized Parkinson’s Treatment (02/11)

Hypertension May Increase Risk of Parkinson’s, Study Reports (02/11)

IFM Therapeutics Launches IFM Due, Its Second Subsidiary Aimed at Parkinson’s and NASH (02/11)

Parkinson’s Disease: Madopar suppliers release statement (02/11)

BioArctic: U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Investigational New Drug Applicationfor ABBV-0805 (02/11)

Transcranial sonography identifies Parkinson's earlier (02/11)

Specialised movement classes for Parkinson’s sufferers, caregivers (02/10)

How one farmer’s quest for a healthy herd may have unlocked a life-changing Parkinson’s treatment (02/09)

Vascular Dementia

Associations of the Mediterranean diet with cognitive and neuroimaging phenotypes of dementia in healthy older adults (02/11)

Say I love you every day (02/11)

Risk for Dementia Higher in Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients, Study Suggests (02/11)



Dementia: Understanding makes all the difference [Part 2 of a series] (02/09) 📅

Dementia: A behavioral response to a physical condition [Part 1 of a series] (02/08)

Alzheimer's Disease

Timeline of the the Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network (02/09)

Researchers Have Found a Section of The Brain That Seems to Be 'Immune' to Alzheimer's (02/09)

The heartbreak and heroism of being the X-Men in Alzheimer's disease 🎥 (02/09)

Common Protein May Be Causing Heart And Metabolic Health Issues, Says Study 🎥 (02/08)

Clotting Protein from Blood Incites Microglia, and Synapses Die (02/08)

CGHS Sport Management Class Looks To Make a Difference In the Fight Against Alzheimer's Disease (02/08)

Research Offers 10-Year Forecast on Memory-Enhancing Drugs Market (02/08)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

‘Zombie deer’ brain disease spreads to 24 US states & Canada… and increasingly threatens HUMANS (02/09)

Huntington's Disease

A 50/50 chance (02/10)

Stripping down to skivvys and running for the cause (02/09)

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

My Vinyl Countdown: Kaleidoscope’s psychedelic banjo, bootleg Beatles and another hugging (02/09)

Parkinson's Disease

Primary school and Rotary Club give funding boost to help fight Parkinsons disease (02/09)

Rock Steady Boxing Gilbert serves people with Parkinson’s disease (02/09)

Parkinson's Treatment get a Boost (02/08)

Rock Steady Boxing course offered for those dealing with Parkinson’s disease 🎥 (02/08)

Rock Steady boxing classes offering counterpunch to Parkinson's disease 🎥 (02/08)

Parkinson’s patient uses power of positive thinking to inspire others 🎥 (02/08)



Welsh Music CD will Help People Living with Dementia (02/08)

Dementia friendly name badges introduced to help patients at Wrexham Maelor (02/08)

13th World Congress on Advances and Innovations in Dementia (02/07)

Free health fair coming to Sun City West (02/07)

Hearing Loss Tied to Cognitive Decline, Aids of Little Help (02/07)

Education won’t help much when it comes to dementia, study says (02/07)

Dementia care: Do this exercise to prevent symptoms of the condition developing (02/07)

Alzheimer's Disease

UTSA researchers track brain health to combat Alzheimer's disease (02/08)

Running toward answers: ASU researcher receives $4.5 million for Alzheimer's work (02/08)

Video Series Informs About the Possible Role of Germs in Alzheimer’s (02/08)

How exercise may protect against Alzheimer's (02/08)

Calming agitation in Alzheimer’s patients (02/08)

Heartbreak and heroism of inheriting Alzheimer's 🎥 (02/08)

New Study Reveals What We Already Knew: Unconscious Bias Favors Men At Work (02/08)

The Case for Transmissible Alzheimer's Grows (02/07)

Study: Inexpensive HIV drug could reduce risk of Alzheimer’s, other diseases (02/07)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Fatal ‘zombie’ deer disease could spread to humans (02/08)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Alector kicks off biotech IPOs after US government shutdown (02/08)

Huntington's Disease

New Guidelines on Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Huntington's (02/08)

Student, professor team up to fight cancer, other diseases with startup Ribometrix (02/08)

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Lewy body dementia –– not Alzheimer's, but just as deadly (02/06)

Mixed Dementia

“They Are Still Here, and They Can Still Contribute:” What He Learned From Alzheimer’s at Age 51 (02/08)

Parkinson's Disease

Boxing classes help people with Parkinson's disease manage their symptoms 🎥 (02/08-09)

Changes in Neuronal Communication Linked to Falls and Freezing of Gait in Parkinson’s, Study Finds (02/08)

Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis: My Husband’s Frightening Symptom (02/08)

Lower Hutt man determined to fight Parkinson's disease with specialised gym 🎥 (02/02)

Battling Parkinson’s disease by rejuvenating aging cells (02/08)

New Diagnostics for PD Might Allow Early Diagnosis, Prevention (02/08)

The CHRONDI Creed: A Guide for Parkinson’s Warriors (02/08)

Firefighters may have increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease 🎥 (02/07-08)

The involvement of the gut in Parkinson's disease: hype or hope? (02/07)

Parkinson’s disease symptoms: What to look for in your face - sign linked to condition 🎥 (02/07)

Vascular Dementia

‘Dementia a major concern facing our elderly’ (02/08)

New research shows link between heart troubles and dementia (02/08)



People believe they cannot stave off dementia – research (02/05)

Study finds no association between trazodone and reduced dementia risk (02/05)

Psychological stress in midlife may be a risk factor for dementia (02/05)

Cancer Treatment Takes Aim at Tauopathy (02/05)

Dementia symptoms: This toilet habit could be a sign of the degenerative condition 🎥 (02/05)

Hearing loss linked to dementia + other health conditions (02/05)

NHS using smart meters to monitor people with dementia (02/04)

Dementia: Are men or women more likely to develop symptoms? New research suggests this (02/04)

Alzheimer's Disease

McCord Research Identifies Olive Compounds that May Act Against Alzheimer's Disease (02/05)

Advocating for Alzheimer’s Disease research (02/05)

EVENT [03/16]: Alzheimer's Association steps out for memories 🎥 (02/05)

Study explains why women are more prone to Alzheimer’s disease 📃 (02/05)

Blood protein contributes to memory loss in Alzheimer's disease, study says (02/05)

Alzheimer's Association educational program comes to Spirit Lake (02/05)

Aiming to relieve burden of ’24/7 job’ of caregiving, Alzheimer’s Association offers free support group (02/05)

UWL students researching a way to prevent Alzheimer’s (02/04)

Women's brains appear younger than men's, study finds (02/04)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Poland reports case of 'mad cow disease' (02/06)

Tennessee Dad of 4 Dies After Contracting Human Form of Mad Cow Disease (02/05)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

PET tracer offers dual diagnosis (02/05)

Huntington's Disease

Phase 3 Trial of RG6042 Will Gauge Potential of Gene-silencing Approaches for Huntington’s (02/05)

Allie LaForce and Joe Smith Open Up About Challenges They Face in Starting Family (02/05)

Sports power couple hopes IVF can stop crippling disease (02/04)

Korsakoff Syndrome

Some Super Bowl ads suggest some kinds of alcohol are better for you. Health officials say it's better to punt on drinking altogether. (02/04)

Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson’s disease symptoms: Three bowel problems that can signal condition 🎥 (02/05)

Researchers identify certain factors that affect Parkinson’s disease progression (02/05)

Deep Brain Stimulation Offers Fresh Hope for Parkinson's Patients (02/05)

New Evidence for Parkinson Disease Pandemic (02/05)

FDA Declines to Approve APL-130277 for Treating ‘Off’ Periods; More Information Requested (02/05)

Linda Ronstadt opens up about loss of her voice, Parkinson’s diagnosis 🔊 (02/04)

Honda to Help People with Parkinson’s Disease to Walk (02/04)

Dance class for people with Parkinson's is 'what our body needs' (02/04)

Honda and Ohio State University get grant to help Parkinson’s patients (02/04)

Study Looks for DNA Changes to Measure Parkinson’s Disease (02/04)

Vascular Dementia

'I wasn't a carer, I was his wife' - 600 people quit jobs every day to care for family (02/05)



Dementia symptoms: This part of the body could reveal likelihood of condition developing 🎥 (02/01)

Caregivers grapple with idea of lying to dementia patients (02/01)

Youngsters team up with comic to support dementia charities (02/01)

Study reveals champagne can help prevent dementia and memory loss (02/01)

Tired of Research Studies That Tell You to Exercise? (01/31)

Researchers find dementia patients have different gut bacteria (01/31)

Upbeat attitude may help prevent a second stroke, study says (01/31)

Alzheimer's Disease

Classifying Alzheimer’s disease could mean better treatment sooner (02/01)

February 1 Research Roundup: Alzheimer’s, Gum Disease and Gut Bacteria (02/01)

Why Women? Studying the Role of Gender in Alzheimer’s Disease (02/01)

Genentech Halts Phase 3 Trials Testing Crenezumab for Early Alzheimer’s Disease (02/01)

Roche Ends a Phase III Alzheimer's Drug Trial Early (02/01)

Senior Life: Calling All Guinea Pigs - You Can Help Find a Cure (01/31)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Prions from Brain Detectable in Skin Earlier Than Brain Damage (02/01)

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Let’s Tau-lk about Tau: Exploring the Protein (01/31)

Huntington's Disease

Man starts 28-day challenge for Worle family (02/01)

Ionis Hits Huntington's Milestone, Still A Buy (02/01)

New U.S. Experiments Aim To Create Gene-Edited Human Embryos 🔊 (02/01)

Parkinson's Disease

Finding Words to Describe Parkinson’s Pain (02/01)

Funding for Parkinson's research and nursing (02/01)

Deep Brain Stimulation May Increase Dementia Risk in Some Parkinson’s Patients, Study Suggests (02/01)

Study Urges Activism to Help Prevent Emerging Parkinson’s Pandemic (02/01)

$30m for Parkinson's program integrating breakthrough genomics with clinical trials (02/01)

Dementia drug Exelon’s insurance coverage expanded for Parkinson’s disease (02/01)

Parkinson’s disease symptoms: Five eye problems that could signal you have the condition 🎥 (01/31-02/01)

Former Longhorn basketball star leads symposium motivated by his father's battle with Parkinson's (01/31)

Vascular Dementia

The Right Brain and Left Brain of a Person Living with Dementia (02/01)