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May 16, 2016
Dreaming phase of sleep may be key to memory formation: StudyRapid eye movement (REM) sleep - the phase where dreams appear - plays a key role in memory formation, a new study in mice has found.
May 10, 2016
Android App analyses speech to detect warning signs of Alzheimer'sIndian developers create Android App for analysing variations in emotions to detect neurological impairments such as Alzheimer's disease.
Apr 11, 2016
Brain insulin resistance is linked to Alzheimer's and diabetes, finds new researchAlzheimer's impairs insulin signalling in the brain, making a person with the most common form of dementia more likely to develop diabetes
Mar 07, 2016
RIP Nancy Reagan: Former first lady of US dies at 94 in CaliforniaFormer first lady Nancy Reagan has died at 94 in Bel-Air, California on Sunday.
Jul 15, 2015
15-year-old Indian-origin schoolboy in UK develops new Alzheimer's testA 15-year-old Indian-origin boy in the UK has developed a potential test for Alzheimer's which could allow the disease to be diagnosed 10 years before the first symptoms appear and even stop its progression.
Jun 04, 2015
Study finds O blood type more resilient to Alzheimers than othersThe results suggest that blood types play a role in the development of the nervous system and may cause a higher risk of developing cognitive decline
Apr 16, 2015
Cure found? New US study links immune system to Alzheimer’s diseaseThe immune system may play a part in Alzheimer’s disease, US researchers have discovered, in a breakthrough which could lead to the development of new treatments for the most common form of dementia.
Mar 13, 2015
Researchers have identified a natural protection against Alzheimer'sResearchers have identified a gene variant that may be used to predict people most likely to respond to an investigational therapy under development for Alzheimer's disease (AD)
Oct 07, 2014
Nobel winners' discovery opens window onto Alzheimer's diseaseDiscovery of cells in brain that act as body's internal global positioning system, which won 3 scientists the Nobel Prize, opens a new window onto dementia.
Jul 28, 2014
Pace of walking and memory loss can predict dementia: studyPeople who tested positive for pre-dementia were twice as likely as others to develop dementia within 12 years.