Researchers have developed the first animal model for ALS dementia - a form of ALS that also damages the brain. The advance would help researchers see the brains of living mice, under anesthesia, at the microscopic level.
According to the National Football Association (NFL), about three out of 10 former NFL players will develop some kind of neurodegenerative disease.
Taking medication for anxiety and sleep problems could increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests.
According to researchers from Brazil, obese patients' cognitive functions improved after undergoing weight-loss surgery.
Marijuana could treat Alzheimer's disease, new research suggests.
Lack of a naturally occurring protein is linked to early signs of dementia, according to a new study.
Young blood could cure Alzheimer's disease, according to new research.
According to a new study, changes in the eye can predict changes in the brain before physical symptoms show up.
A new case study has opened up a potential new route for researchers to take when examining ways to prevent the most common form of dementia.
A new study found that older adults with low vitamin D levels have a higher risk of developing dementia.
According to Alzheimer's Association, 44 million people worldwide are living with dementia and by 2050 the number is expected to reach 115 million.
Depression can increase the risk of dementia, according to a new study.
A new study reported that older adults who have a slow walking speed and memory problems have a greater risk of developing dementia.
Gardens could help relieve some symptoms of dementia, according to a new study.
A new study found that a third of all future alzheimer's cases can be prevented if people reduced their risk factors.