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Bill Gates Donates $50 Million to Alzheimer’s Research

Nov. 13, 2017 — Bill Gates says he will provide $ 50 million for research into efforts to find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease. The ...

Sleep Apnea May Boost Alzheimer’s Risk

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Nov. 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) — If your sleep is continually disrupted by a condition called sleep apnea, you ...

Sleep Apnea May Boost Alzheimer’s Risk

Print this page FRIDAY, Nov. 10, 2017 — If your sleep is continually disrupted by a condition called sleep apnea, you might face a higher ...

New Tests Could Offer Early Alzheimer’s Warning

The hunt is on for new and earlier ways to detect Alzheimer’s. Scientists are looking for clues in your eyes, your speech — even the ...

How Poor Sleep Might Raise Odds for Alzheimer’s

MONDAY, July 10, 2017 — Researchers may have pinpointed the reason why poor sleep has been linked to a higher risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The ...

Sleep Problems: A Warning Sign of Alzheimer’s?

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, July 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Trouble getting enough sleep may be linked to a bigger risk of Alzheimer’s ...

Alzheimer’s Deaths Jump 55 Percent: CDC

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, May 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) — As more baby boomers age, deaths from Alzheimer’s disease have jumped 55 percent, ...

How One Town Hopes to Cure Alzheimer’s

May 19, 2017 — Judy Culbertson gets lost sometimes. She might be on her way home from the grocery store or some other place she’s ...

Wives, Daughters Shoulder Most of Alzheimer’s Care Burden

TUESDAY, May 9, 2017 — When it comes to the daily care of Americans with dementia, most of the responsibility is still falling on family ...

‘Silent’ Seizures Tied to Alzheimer’s Symptoms

By Mary Elizabeth Dallas HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Undetected or “silent” seizures may contribute to some symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s ...

‘Silent’ Seizures Tied to Alzheimer’s Symptoms

TUESDAY, May 2, 2017 — Undetected or “silent” seizures may contribute to some symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s disease, such as confusion, a small study suggests. ...

Past Psychiatric Ills Don’t Raise Alzheimer’s Risk: Study

MONDAY, April 10, 2017 — Having a mental health disorder doesn’t mean a person will develop Alzheimer’s disease later in like, a new study suggests. ...

Can Air Pollution Heighten Alzheimer’s Risk?

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 1, 2017 — Air pollution may cause more than just lung disease: New research suggests that if tiny particles in the air from ...

Bilingual People May Have Edge Against Alzheimer’s

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Jan. 30, 2017 (HealthDay News) — People who speak two or more languages appear to weather the ravages of ...

Treatments for Alzheimer’s Proving Elusive

Dec. 13, 2016 — Finding a treatment to reverse or stop Alzheimer’s disease is proving elusive. The success rate for Alzheimer’s drugs is .5%. There’s ...

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