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2011-05-02 16:42:19

A recent study revealed that the "cognitive reserve" in early-onset Alzheimer's disease (AD) and PET-CT examinations can be used to effectively to identify early-onset AD patients.

2011-02-15 14:36:24

Older adults with hearing loss appear more likely to develop dementia, and their risk increases as hearing loss becomes more severe.

2011-02-15 12:36:30

Older adults with hearing loss appear more likely to develop dementia, and their risk increases as hearing loss becomes more severe, according to a report in the February issue of Archives of Neurology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.

2011-01-18 23:14:37

Older adults without dementia and with lower levels in plasma of the biomarkers beta-amyloid 42/40 (protein fragments) had an increased rate of cognitive decline over a period of 9 years.

2011-01-18 14:53:08

Watching the brain's "autopilot" network in real time may help determine the onset of cognitive decline and potentially aid in making an early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease.

2010-11-18 17:32:22

Physical activity promotes changes in the brain that may protect high-risk individuals against cognitive decline, including development of Alzheimer's disease.

2010-11-09 14:40:40

A Canadian science team has found more dramatic evidence that speaking two languages can help delay the onset of Alzheimer's symptoms by as much as five years.

2010-11-09 11:32:47

Older people who are leading active, healthy lifestyles often have silent vascular disease that can be seen on brain scans that affect their ability to think.

2010-11-09 08:02:42

Is vascular disease unavoidable? This study shows that even older people who lead active, healthy lifestyles usually have silent vascular disease that can be seen on a brain scan.

2010-06-15 15:08:07

A new study shows that a mentally active lifestyle may protect against the memory and learning problems that often occur in multiple sclerosis (MS).


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