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2011-07-20 03:30:00

- Population Destined to Get Alzheimer's is Ideal to Study Prevention; Trials Being Planned - PARIS, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Measurable brain chemistry changes may appear 10 to 20 years before the first detectable memory and thinking impairments among people with a rare genetic form of Alzheimer's, according to new research presented today at the Alzheimer's Association® International Conference 2011 (AAIC 2011) in Paris.

2011-07-20 00:30:00

- Alzheimer's Disease Feared Second Only to Cancer - - Majority Would Seek A Diagnosis to Explain Memory Loss and Confusion - PARIS, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A survey reported today at the Alzheimer's Association® International Conference 2011 (AAIC 2011) in Paris by Alzheimer Europe and administered by the Harvard School of Public Health reveals that while people fear Alzheimer's second only to cancer, the overwhelming majority would go to the doctor, or take a loved one...

2011-03-01 08:50:01

Growing evidence shows that if one of your parents has Alzheimer’s disease, the chances of inheriting it from your mother are higher than from your father, according to this study.

2011-02-28 22:23:22

Results from a new study contribute to growing evidence that if one of your parents has Alzheimer's disease, the chances of inheriting it from your mother are higher than from your father.

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2010-04-20 13:14:48

Researchers at the University of Illinois have identified a potential drug target for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease: a receptor that is embedded in the membrane of neurons and other cells.

2009-09-17 15:03:00

Alzheimer's disease carries an annual price tag of $148 billion, not to mention the personal toll that it takes on more than 5.3 million patients and their families. WASHINGTON, Sept.

2009-08-12 07:56:37

Researchers at the Department of Psychiatry, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, investigated the effects of formal education on the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.

2009-08-11 14:02:42

Researchers at the Department of Psychiatry, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, investigated the effects of formal education on the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.Researchers at the Department of Psychiatry, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München, investigated the effects of formal education on the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.

2009-07-13 07:18:14

People who have superior language skills early in life may be less likely to develop the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease as they age.

2009-01-07 14:59:37

A type of collagen, collagen VI, protects brain cells against amyloid-beta proteins, widely thought to cause Alzheimer's disease, U.S. researchers said. Study leader Dr.


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  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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