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Sleep Disorder Linked With Changes to Brain Structure Typical of Dementia

Australian medical researchers have uncovered a link between the risk of developing dementia and whether or not…

What Is Dementia?

Dementia is a broad way to describe a whole host of more specific cognitive disorders, such as…

‘Skinny Fat’ In Older Adults May Predict Dementia, Alzheimer’s Risk

Some adults, including the elderly, have a condition doctors refer to as skinny fat. This is when…

Alzheimer’s Breakthrough: Brain Metals That May Drive Disease Progression Revealed

New research concerning the cause and spread of Alzheimer’s Disease has been performed and analyzed by a…

Diet Can Trump the Alzheimer’s Gene ApoE

In 1990’s a major Alzheimer’s gene was discovered called ApoE4. The ApoE4 gene is linked to Alzheimer’s risk.  The…

What the Experts Do to Promote Brain Health

As people live longer, cognitive disorders such as dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease are becoming more prevalent. While…

Walking Ability Before Heart Surgery Tied to Brain Function Afterward

New research conducted in Japan shows that elderly patients recovering from cardiac surgery are less likely to…

Dementia Can Be Caused by Hypertension

High blood pressure can put you at risk for more than just damaging physical effects; it can…

What We’ll Learn About the Brain in the Next Century | Sam Rodriques

The basis for this whole talk was how neuroscience needs to be discovering how neurons react to…

What the Experts Say Are the Best Supplements for Your Brain

Dietary supplements keep your brain healthy and are recommended by doctors. Dr. Isaacson, a Harvard-educated neurologist, recommends…