Dementia & Memory News & Research

October 2019


Alzheimer's Disease

How Alzheimer's disease spreads through the brain

Alzheimer's can be prevented — Here's how...

The Link Between Diet, Exercise and Alzheimer’s

Can a simple eye exam replace costly and invasive Alzheimer’s diagnostic procedures?

Alzheimer's Aftershock; Statins and Dementia; SpikeNet vs Seizure Pros

Alzheimer's subtypes could affect future treatments, Mayo Clinic researchers find

Taking stock of Alzheimer’s research: Experts offer takes on Biogen, the NIH, and the amyloid hypothesis

AFA Educating America Tour highlights funding need for Alzheimer’s research

Too many bad nights of sleep could play a role in developing Alzheimer’s

For Seniors, Financial Woes Can Be Forerunner to Alzheimer's

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

ProMIS Neurosciences Develops Antibodies Targeting TDP-43 Aggregates, an ALS Hallmark

Vascular Dementia

Study Finds Diets High in Salt Linked to Dementia


Alzheimer's Disease

Keeping Your Blood Sugar In Check Could Lower Your Alzheimer’s Risk

Drug shows new promise for slowing advance of Alzheimer's

Alzheimer’s may scramble metabolism’s connection to sleep

Radical light and sound wave therapy could slow Alzheimer's

Cramer: Biogen’s Alzheimer’s treatment would be ‘the biggest drug ever’

Drugmaker reverses course, plans to seek FDA approval for Alzheimer's treatment

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Neurimmune Welcomes Biogen's News on Clinical Benefit of Aducanumab

Rainwater Charitable Foundation Announces Inaugural Winners As Part of World's Largest Prize Program for Brain Research

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Donald Newhouse’s Hope in Action

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Dementia and Violence: Deirdre's courageous story

Combination of more hospitalizations and brain pathologies linked to faster cognitive decline

Vascular Dementia

A perfect patch for men 40 and over

New research on climate change and the brain among the brain health initiatives unveiled at 24th World Congress of Neurology

Optina Diagnostics and the Montreal Heart Institute Partner to Develop a New Biomarker for Atherosclerosis

How Blood Sugar Levels Affect Alzheimer’s Disease Risk

When My Grandad Died I Lost My Best Friend, But Found My Inner Strength

How Exercise Could Prevent Senile Dementia



Alzheimer's Disease


Wash U leading worldwide Alzheimer's study

Finnish study offers new information about molecular mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease

Adjusting memory test may better detect Alzheimer's disease in women, study says

Changes associated with Alzheimer's disease detectable in blood samples

Alzheimer's research: The setup and setbacks

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

'I'm 36 but I've have been told I'll have dementia by the time I'm 50'

Dementia-associated atrophy predicted by brain networks

Dementia Spreads via Connected Brain Networks

Sleep and Synaptic Proteins; CBD and Parkinson’s Psychosis; How Dementia Spreads

Dementia: Brain mapping method may predict progression

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

Memory kits now available at the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library

Vascular Dementia

New book tells of how a former nurse coped with husband's brutal illness

Understanding the Aging Nervous System

Alzheimer’s Prevention Event to Center on New Frontiers of Research

What Helps Calm Agitated Dementia Patients?


Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease

Letter: Supporting Alzheimer's assistance

Existing blood thinner delays Alzheimer's disease in mice

National Institute on Aging awards $225,000 for work to improve Alzheimer’s diagnoses

Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Living with Early Onset Dementia

Strategic Collaboration to Develop & Manufacture Prevail's Novel AAV9 Gene Therapy Programs for Patients with Neurodegenerative Diseases

Lewy Body Dementia (LBD)

GUMC now offers three clinical trials to study treatments for LBD

Dying dad sent to HRI for urgent blood transfusion - but is left to wait for 22 hours

Vascular Dementia

Loss of long-time spouse can send older adult into decline

Cannabis & Dementia: New Study Explores Pot’s Potential for Treatment