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Meditation May Help Slow Progression Of Alzheimer's Disease
2013-11-19 06:28:41

The biological changes and stress-level reduction caused by meditation could help slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease or other age-related neurodegenerative conditions, researchers from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston claim in a recently-published pilot study.

Alzheimer's Patients May Benefit From Novel Herbal Extracts
2013-11-16 05:41:04

A concoction made out of special antioxidants found in rosemary and spearmint has been found to improve learning and memory, and could potentially help combat Alzheimer’s disease, researchers from the Saint Louis University School of Medicine have discovered.

2013-11-12 12:07:07

Using scores obtained from cognitive tests, Johns Hopkins researchers think they have developed a model that could help determine whether memory loss in older adults is benign or a stop on the way to Alzheimer's disease.

2013-10-24 23:04:24

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2013-10-17 11:44:14

Johns Hopkins researchers say that by measuring levels of certain proteins in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), they can predict when people will develop the cognitive impairment associated with Alzheimer's disease years before the first symptoms of memory loss appear.

Peanut Butter Test For Alzheimer's
2013-10-11 10:22:20

Researchers have developed a cheap and easy way to test for Alzheimer's disease by simply using a spoonful of peanut butter and a ruler.

2013-10-02 12:51:46

Researchers at the University of Montreal and the Institut universitaire de gératrie de Montréal examined brain changes over 20 months in Parkinson's patients with and without mild cognitive impairment (MCI) at the early stages of the disease.

2013-09-25 23:34:16

Nationwide study to help determine whether two research-tested strategies can work together to improve cognitive functioning in adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI}. Richmond,


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.