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2013-07-10 14:21:09

The rates of regional brain loss and cognitive decline caused by aging and the early stages of Alzheimer's disease (AD) are higher for women and for people with a key genetic risk factor for AD.

2013-05-07 16:18:57

Scientists’ picture of how a gene strongly linked to Alzheimer’s disease harms the brain may have to be revised, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found.

2013-04-18 12:15:11

Close family members of people with Alzheimer's disease are more than twice as likely as those without a family history to develop silent buildup of brain plaques associated with Alzheimer's disease.

2013-04-10 14:38:04

A variation in the gene ABCA7 causes a twofold increase in the risk of late onset Alzheimer disease among African Americans.

2013-02-14 10:28:53

Healthy menopausal women carrying a well-known genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease showed measurable signs of accelerated biological aging.

2012-12-02 05:01:39

innerQuest Psychiatry is a psychiatrist & psychologist group in Asheville, NC composed of Dr. Leonard Cruz, Dr. Steven Buser and Dr. Richard Smoot. In this article, Dr.

Gene Discovered That Triples Risk Of Alzheimer's Disease
2012-11-15 15:08:47

An international team of researchers recently discovered a gene that almost triples the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.


Word of the Day
dwale
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'
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