Researchers have devised a new blood test that can detect if amyloid had begun to accumulate in the brain. The test help physicians diagnose Alzheimer's disease in a cheaper, less invasive way than currently available. The researchers will present their findings at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in London.
The Role of Alzheimer's ApoE Gene and an Explanation of its Diverse Range of Effects
Alzheimer's Disease... This disease steals everything except the broken hearts of the patient and their family members. I lived with and cared for my precious mother the last few years of her life. Eventually our roles were reversed as her mind deteriorated requiring me to protect her from the dangers of the outside world as well as her own actions... all the while, attempting to help her maintain her dignity.
A guide to starting a self-help support group for individuals with dementia! Supporting research: "Leisure Connections: Benefits and Challenges of Participating in a Social Recreation Group for People With Early Dementia" found here: http://journals1.scholarsportal.info.proxy.library.brocku.ca/pdf/01924788/v35i0002/111_lcbacogfpwed.xml
Early Alzheimer's Deficits can be Triggered by Blocking Brain's 'Internal Marijuana'
Georgetown Physician Leads National Resveratrol Study for Alzheimer's Disease. Potent Liquid Resveratrol from Sisel International. http://sizzlenow.mysiselpro.com/v1/Products/nutritionals/eternity.aspx
The report “#Dementia: a public health priority” has been jointly developed by WHO and #Alzheimer's Disease International. The purpose of this report is to raise awareness of dementia as a public health priority, to articulate a public health approach and to advocate for action at international and national levels.
How Western diet of junk food and soda 'increases your risk of Alzheimer's' Put down that burger! Study tracked changing diet and Alzheimer's rates of different countries Found swing towards more American-style food increased disease risk Junk food drives up level of amyloid plaques which are associated with increased risk of Alzheimer's they 'create blockages in the brain' A Western diet of sweet and fatty junk food increases your risk of Alzheimer's disease a new study warns…
Firefly Dreams (2001) This Japanese film with English subtitles won several international film festival awards. It tells the story of Naomi (Maho), a troubled teenager sent to the country for the summer to work for her aunt and uncle. She's asked to care for an aging neighbor with Alzheimer's disease; Naomi is initially unhappy about the arrangement, but soon connects with the woman in a transformative way
The Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease & Parkinsonism is an international, peer-reviewed journal elaborating the application of dosages, disease progresses and curative measures in healthcare administration in solving the annoying problems.
Majority of Adults Fear Alzheimer's Disease, Want Greater Effort to Defeat It. A growing number of adults fear Alzheimer's and memory loss, want to know more about Alzheimer's disease, and are becoming more interested in prevention studies. http://www.alzheimersreadingroom.com/2012/11/majority-of-adults-fear-alzheimers.html