New Study Finds Viruses In Brain Might Play A Role In Alzheimer'sA provocative new study says viruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's.
New Discovery Could Be Game-Changer For Treating Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer's is a devastating disease for both its victims and their families. But, could a discovery made in California be a game-changer?
Scientists Say They Have Fixed The Gene Linked To Alzheimer's DiseaseScientists found that apoE4 is only slightly different from the gene apoE3 however, the protein it produces within the body is much more damaging to human brain cells.
Report: Scientists Find Alzheimer's Treatment While Trying To Cure DiabetesThe medication, known as a triple receptor drug -- or "triple agonist" -- reportedly works in multiple ways to protect the brain against degeneration and promote growth.
Researchers Developing Blood Test To Diagnose Alzheimer's DiseaseMore than five million people in the U.S. suffer from Alzheimer's, the most common form of dementia.
Failing To Identify Smells May Be A Sign Of Alzheimer's, Study SaysA new study says losing the ability to distinguish certain smells from one another may be a sign of the onset of Alzheimer’s.
Memory Loss Caused By Alzheimer's Could Be Reversible, Study FindsSymptoms of Alzheimer's disease that affect patients' memories could be reversed, according to new research from MIT.
Pittsburgh-Based Company On Verge Of Breakthrough Drug For Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer's disease affects 44 million people worldwide, and the worry of a loved one getting it strikes fear in most of us.
Pittsburghers Participate In Walk To End Alzheimer'sThousands participated in a Walk to End Alzheimer's at Heinz Field on Saturday morning.
New Study Finds Certain Video Games May Be Effective In Warding Off DementiaA new study finds video games might just be the key to preventing dementia.
'Sundowning' May Cause Increased Confusion At Night For Alzheimer's PatientsMore than 5 million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. For some of them, their confusion seems to be worse at night.
Your Eyes & Ears May Help With Early Alzheimer's DetectionCould you be showing early signs of Alzheimer's Disease? Your eyes and ears could be the key in early detection.