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In an advance toward a much-needed early diagnostic test for Alzheimer's disease (AD), scientists have discovered that older women destined to develop AD have high blood levels of a protein linked to pregnancy years before showing symptoms.
A marker for Alzheimer's disease rises and falls in the spinal fluid in a daily pattern that echoes the sleep cycle.
The ALS Association is hosting a walk in New Britain, Connecticut on Saturday, September 24, 2011 to raise funds to find the cure for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Wallingford,
Human genetic mutations are not at all like comic books make it out to be.
Scientists have identified a new human genetic mutation that is responsible for the most common cause of Lou Gehrig's disease and dementia.
No cure exists for frontotemporal dementia, which strikes between the ages of 40 and 64 and accounts for at least one in four cases of early-onset dementia.
High cholesterol may be clogging more than just the heart. In a recent study, people with high cholesterol may have a higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
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