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Latest Mild cognitive impairment Stories

superagers
2015-02-05 16:49:11

Some people over the age of 80 demonstrate such sharp memories that scientists are eager to know just what it is that sets them apart from other people their age. Known as “SuperAgers,” this “cognitively elite” group displays memory capabilities similar to healthy people decades younger, and understanding the inner-workings of their brains could help to treat seniors who are less fortunate.

2015-01-28 12:28:11

AGB101 could be the first drug to modify progression of amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) in patients at a high-risk for progressing to Alzheimer's dementia NEW YORK, Jan.

2015-01-28 08:32:13

Phase 3-ready AGB101 designed to address aMCI, the pre-dementia stage of Alzheimer's Disease BALTIMORE, Jan.

anxiety to alzheimers
2014-11-11 05:48:08

A new study, led by the Baycrest Health Sciences' Rotman Research Institute, has found that anxiety significantly increases the risk of mild of cognitive impairment (MCI) converting to Alzheimer's disease.

2014-07-30 10:03:22

Dr. Nicole R. Fowler and her fellow researchers have found that patients with dementia were more likely to receive a pacemaker then patients without cognitive impairment.


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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