A recent study conducted by a team of researchers from the University of Eastern Finland found that an Alzheimer's disease medication, in particular sedatives like benzodiazepines, increases pneumonia risk for patients. The findings raise the reminder of being more mindful in giving prescriptions to patients while considering the risks and benefits.
Shark Antibodies pave new ways to get therapeutic medicines into the brain. This can help treat brain diseases such as Alzeihmer's and Parkinson's.
The superfood is rich in chemicals that boost nerves in the brain called nerve growth factor. It can prevent inflammation and deley the development of dementia and Alzheimer's.
A new study has found that following a Mediterranean diet may help boost brain health.
Scientists have discovered a new single protein that may hold promise for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimers', Parkinson's, ALS and more.
Alzheimer's Diseases is one of the most dreadful illness the elderly could have, however, a recent study suggests that it could be detected by a simple eye exam.
Scientists discover the first brain structure affected during the late onset of Alzheimer's disease.
Scientists find that a blood pressure drug can be related to Alzheimer's disease.
Algae might be playing a vital environmental role in leading to Alzheimer's disease
An experiment has shown odor changes in urine could be used to detect the disease even before the formation of amyloid plaques are noticed in the brain.
Scientists find out why you can remember yesterday in a fraction of time, even if you took a long time to live it out.
A drug to treat Alzheimer's may be available in a decade.
Lumosity, making and selling "brain training" products, settled charges with the FTC that said its products did not benefit brain health.
A UK-based study suggests that targeting the build-up of immune cells that caused brain inflammation holds the key to treating Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.
A diet plan devised to halt the effects of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia was ranked as the easiest to follow by health experts in a US News-led report on the Best Diets of 2016.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.