Alzheimer's Disease

Lucid Episodes in Dementia Explored

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Sarah Carter

Summary: A new study explores lucid episodes in individuals with advanced dementia, revealing that these episodes are not confined to imminent death ...

Cannabis Use Linked to Lower Dementia Risk

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Sarah Carter

Summary: Recreational cannabis use may be associated with a significant decrease in the odds of experiencing subjective cognitive decline (SCD) in adults ...

UK to Begin Nationwide Blood Test Trials for Dementia

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Sarah Carter

Summary: The UK is set to conduct nationwide trials to evaluate the effectiveness of blood tests in diagnosing dementia. The Blood Biomarker ...

Immunotherapy Shows Promise as Alzheimer’s Treatment

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Sarah Carter

Summary: Researchers unveiled a novel approach to combat Alzheimer’s disease by activating microglia, the brain’s immune cells, to devour amyloid beta plaques, ...

Stress and Trauma Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s

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Sarah Carter

Summary: Researchers linked midlife stress and childhood trauma to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease and neuroinflammation. Analyzing 1,290 volunteers, researchers found ...

Hereditary Alzheimer’s Transmitted Via Bone Marrow Transplants

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Sarah Carter

Summary: Alzheimer’s disease, traditionally seen as a brain-centric condition, may have systemic origins and can be accelerated through bone marrow transplants from ...

Altered Brain pH Linked to Cognitive Disorders

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Sarah Carter

Summary: A global study involving 131 researchers from 105 labs across seven countries has found altered brain pH and lactate levels across ...

Study Links Diet, Diabetes, and Alzheimer’s

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Sarah Carter

Summary: A new study explores the molecular connections between Type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer’s, supporting the notion of Alzheimer’s as “Type 3 ...

CaMKII Can Be Regulated to Mitigate Alzheimer’s

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Sarah Carter

Summary: The CaMKII protein, critical in brain and heart function, can be regulated to mitigate Alzheimer’s and heart conditions using three types ...

Daily fibre supplement could improve brain function in over-60s

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Sarah Carter

A daily fibre supplement could help improve brain function in over 60-year-olds in only 12 weeks, research suggests. The study showed that ...