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Can Marijuana Treat Alzheimer’s?

  A recent study conducted at Salk Institute for Biological Studies showed that medical marijuana might be a potentially effective treatment for patients with Alzheimer’s disease. According ...

Deep Brain Stimulation for Early Alzheimer’s?

Although treatment seems safe, benefit isn’t yet clear WebMD News from HealthDay By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, July 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Deep ...

Deep Brain Stimulation Tested for Early Alzheimer’s

THURSDAY July 28, 2016, 2016 — Deep brain stimulation appears safe for people with early Alzheimer’s disease — and might even slow down memory loss ...

Can Marijuana Treat Alzheimer’s?

  A recent study conducted at Salk Institute for Biological Studies showed that medical marijuana might be a potentially effective treatment for patients with Alzheimer’s disease. According ...

People-Oriented Jobs May Help Lower Alzheimer’s Risk

SUNDAY July 24, 2016, 2016 — Brain-challenging jobs — especially ones focused on people — may help shield a person’s mind against the ravages of ...

Women May Be More Resilient to Effects of Alzheimer’s Genes

SUNDAY July 24, 2016, 2016 — Certain gene variants are known to raise a person’s risk of Alzheimer’s disease. But a new study finds that ...

Alzheimer’s May Hamper Ability to Perceive Pain

WEDNESDAY July 20, 2016, 2016 — Alzheimer’s disease may affect people’s ability to recognize when they are in pain, a new study shows. Undetected pain ...

FAQ: What Is Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease?

By Matt SmithWebMD Health News July 7, 2016 — A diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is devastating enough. A diagnosis at a relatively young age adds ...

Early Alzheimer’s Linked to Brain ‘Leakage’

Normally, blood-brain barrier prevents this from happening WebMD News from HealthDay By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) — People in ...

Even Gardening or Dancing May Cut Alzheimer’s Risk

Any regular physical activity is linked to a healthier brain, study suggests WebMD News from HealthDay By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, March 11, 2016 ...

Seafood May Help Those At Risk of Alzheimer’s

Study also finds mercury in fish isn’t linked to dementia symptoms WebMD News from HealthDay By Karen Pallarito HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 2, 2016 (HealthDay ...

Medical Cannabis Oil Promising Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease, Study Finds

Alzheimer’s disease affects over 5 million U.S. citizens. And as we previously reported, cannabis could play a vital role in respect to delaying the disease’s ...

Israeli Research On Humans Demonstrates THC Helps Alzheimer’s Patients

According to researchers at Tel-Aviv University, adding tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) to the treatment of patients suffering with Alzheimer’s Disease provides “a potential treatment” for the deadly ...

Moderate Drinking May Benefit Early Stage Alzheimer’s Patients

Some Drinking May Help Early Alzheimer’s Patients 2 to 3 alcoholic drinks daily linked to reduced risk of death over 3-year study period WebMD News ...

Slowed Walking in Seniors: Alzheimer’s Danger?

Study found higher levels of beta amyloid in brains of those who didn’t move as fast as their peers WebMD News from HealthDay By Maureen ...

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