Dementia patients who take certain blood pressure medications may experience slower cognitive decline than those who don't, a new study suggests.
Researcher report that 93 percent of people older than 60 with dementia living in China never get care because their condition is rarely detected.
Researchers found that the risk of developing dementia for seniors living in the United Kingdom has fallen by 25 percent.
Researchers report that seniors who continue to work past the retirement age of 65 can lower their risks of developing dementia.
Alzheimer's disease cuts the risk of developing cancer, and cancer decreases the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests.
Seizures in old age may be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests.
Being a bookworm may help preserve brainpower in old age, according to a new study.
Researchers found that interacting with PARO, a robotic seal can improve the overall quality of life for dementia patients.
People who have never had a stroke but experience stroke symptoms are more likely to develop problems with memory and thinking, according to a new study.
A new study suggests that seniors who have irregular heartbeats known as atrial fibrillation are more likely to experience faster memory loss than seniors with normal heart.
Researchers report two compounds found in cinnamon that could potentially prevent Alzheimer's disease.
The vitamins may be able to prevent shrinkage by 90 percent in the portions of the brain most severely impacted by the disease, the hippocampus and the cerebellum.
New research reveals more evidence why people should start switching to the Mediterranean diet. Not only will eating like the Spanish and Italians lower the risk of heart attacks, stroke, asthma and cancer, it can also improve and preserve brainpower more effectively than low-fat diets, according to a new study.
Skin cancer may lower the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease by up to 80 percent, a new study suggests.
New findings suggest that small doses of a leukemia drug may help prevent neurodegenerative conditions like Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease and others forms of dementia.