Most people think that growing old means forgetting more things.
Alzheimer`s disease is a devastating condition that is characterized by the formation of protein amyloid plaques that attack the neural synapses and prevent normal chemical and electrical signaling activity in the brain.
How worried should drug companies be about supplements eating into their monopoly profits? A lot—as this story will show. Please share it with anyone you know who is suffering from Alzheimer’s or is worried about it.
Nature is full of various herbs and spices that protect against disease and even treat and cure it.
Supplementation with B vitamins may reduce brain wastage and may slow the development of Alzheimer’s, according to a new study.
Anybody who has experienced Alzheimer's will know the helplessness that comes with this devastating disease. Anybody who has seen it in a friend or family member will know the pain that comes from seeing your loved one deteriorate.
Those who nurse a spouse with dementia are six times more likely to develop the devastating condition themselves, research shows.
Researchers from the Salk Institute for Biological Sciences have come to the conclusion that studying the way people age rather than the diseases they develop is the key to preventing disease.
A drug used for arthritis can reverse the symptoms of Alzheimer's "in minutes".
It's supposed to protect you if the unthinkable happens and you end up needing breathing machine support. But a drug intended to prevent stress ulcers in critically ill patients could be doing far more harm than good.
Researchers at Wake Forest University School of Medicine started taking a closer look at pantoprazole (marketed under the name ProtonixTM) when they started seeing more cases of pneumonia than they'd ever seen before.