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A new drug may improve memory problems in people with moderate Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer's disease occurs when there is a loss of brain function and is a type of dementia that worsens over time.
An interdisciplinary team of Japanese and Canadian scientists have shown that a drug intended for diabetes appears to restore memory in Alzheimer's-affected brain cells.
Researchers at Dalhousie University have discovered a new technique using "computer-aided" drug design that may lead to an entirely new approach in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease (AD).
Results of an international survey reveal that over 85% of respondents in the five countries surveyed say that if they were exhibiting confusion and memory loss, they would want to see a doctor to determine if the cause of the symptoms was Alzheimer's disease.
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