Simple Steps To Protect Your Brain

Nutrition, Exercise The Best Defense Against Alzheimer’s Disease As we age, cognitive decline is common, there is much that we can do to boost our brainpower, while promoting overall health. Neuroplasticity means the brain can grow, rewire, adapt and strengthen when properly stimulated. Recent studies suggest physical and mental exercise, a healthy diet and other … Continue reading Simple Steps To Protect Your Brain

Caregivers Overwhelmed By Alzheimer’s Disease

eBook Offers Vital Tips For Caregivers, Patients Neurodegenerative disease is the fastest-growing cause of death in the world. There are no vaccines to prevent it or cure it. Prevention is our best hope and nutrition offers the only proven hope for those who have brain disease. Alzheimer’s disease is a member of an aggressive family of … Continue reading Caregivers Overwhelmed By Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease Summit Yields Recommendations For Prevention, Treatment

Alzheimer’s Disease Research Should Be More Inclusive, Collaborative The Alzheimer’s Disease Research Summit 2015: Path to Treatment and Prevention held Feb. 9-10 brought together leading experts on Alzheimer’s disease and other complex diseases to identify research priorities and strategies needed to accelerate the research and development of successful therapies. More than 60 leading experts from academia, … Continue reading Alzheimer’s Disease Summit Yields Recommendations For Prevention, Treatment

Seth Rogen Testifies Before U.S. Senate About Alzheimer’s Disease

Senators “Forget” To Attend Hearing Alzheimer’s disease is no laughing matter. Just ask Seth Rogen, who visited Capitol Hill on Wednesday to make a case for Alzheimer’s disease research. Unfortunately, many members of the Senate committee didn’t show up to listen and learn. The “This Is the End” star, 31, who serves as an Alzheimer’s Association celebrity champion, addressed … Continue reading Seth Rogen Testifies Before U.S. Senate About Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Reduced By Blood Pressure Drug

Beta Blockers A Possible Treatment For Alzheimer’s Disease Men and women who take drugs to keep high blood pressure in check may be somewhat protected against Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, a new study found. And those who took a type of blood pressure drug called a beta blocker may be particularly protected … Continue reading Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Reduced By Blood Pressure Drug

Alzheimer’s Disease Research Summit Offers Recommendations

Alzheimer’s Research In Spotlight The Alzheimer’s Disease Research Summit 2012: Path to Treatment and Prevention, held May 14-15, 2012, brought together leading experts on Alzheimer’s disease and other complex diseases to identify research priorities and strategies needed to accelerate the development of successful therapies. The Summit was attended by an international group of some 500 researchers, clinicians … Continue reading Alzheimer’s Disease Research Summit Offers Recommendations