Latest Alzheimer's Society Stories
New Funding From US and UK Will Facilitate "Clinical Test of Concept" NEW YORK, Dec.
Leading researchers and industry experts discuss how to accelerate the development of new treatments and technologies to improve the lives of people with dementia and their
Research to Focus on Repurposing Drugs for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias NEW YORK, Jan.
The dementia drug donepezil (Aricept), already widely used to treat mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease, can also help in moderate to severe patients, according to a report funded by the UK Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Alzheimer's Society.
A landmark report on the Global Economic Impact of Dementia finds that Alzheimer's disease and other dementias are exacting a massive toll on the global economy, with the problem set to accelerate in coming years.
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