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This Is the Difference Between Dementia and Alzheimer’s
There are around 50 million people living with dementia worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. While dementia and Alzheimer's may be used interchangeably, there are important differences between them. Here's what you need to know.
Doing These 9 Things Can Cut Your Risk of Dementia by 35 Percent—Here’s Why
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This Hormone Could Protect Against Alzheimer’s—Here’s How to Get More of It
New research suggests your body can fight Alzheimer's on its own—provided you're following this...
Just One Night of Poor Sleep May Be Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease
Science is closing in on a potential way to spot Alzheimer's disease early enough to...
What the FDA Needs You to Know About Alzheimer’s “Cures”
If a supplement sounds too good to be true, it probably is—the FDA is...
If You’re Not Sleeping Well, Your Brain Could Be in Trouble
Researchers have linked interrupted sleep to Alzheimer's—and it's not just a matter of how...
6 Signs Your Family Member’s ‘Forgetfulness’ Is Actually Alzheimer’s Disease
Be on the lookout for these signs that may appear to be normal, age-related forgetfulness...
50 Everyday Habits That Reduce Your Risk of Dementia
The dozens of choices you make over the course of any average day really can...
13 Signs You Could Have Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease
Early-onset Alzheimer's disease strikes people younger than age 65, with symptoms usually starting to show when...
13 Common Illnesses That Have Been Linked to Alzheimer’s
Although we don't know a lot about the causes of Alzheimer’s disease, having the...
15 Things That Slow Down Alzheimer’s Disease
Although there’s no cure, there are things you can do to help prevent, delay,...
Why Your Eyes Could Be the Key to an Early Alzheimer’s Diagnosis
Your eyes aren’t just the windows to your soul; they may also help doctors...
16 Things People with Alzheimer’s Wish You Knew
Memory loss can be scary, but patience, trust, and encouragement can help your loved one...
The Stages of Alzheimer’s: How the Disease Really Unfolds
This is what caregivers can expect from loved ones at each stage.
6 Alzheimer’s Breakthroughs That Give Hope for the Future
It's an exciting time for Alzheimer's disease research, with new studies, treatments, and answers on...
16 Everyday Habits Can Seriously Increase Your Dementia Risk
The biggest dementia risk factors—age and family history—can't be changed, but scientists have...
If You Have These Types of Dreams, You Could Be at Risk for Dementia
If you often have scary dreams, it could be a sign of a sleep disorder...
15 Things No One Tells You About Alzheimer’s Disease
Every 65 seconds, someone develops Alzheimer's, and their family and friends must become caregivers. Experts share...
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I Was Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s—Here’s How My Life Has Already Changed
When Deborah Waskow was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, she planned to make the most of...
10 Treatable Causes of Dementia—and How to Recognize Them Before It’s Too Late
We've all been around a loved one whose mind is slipping. You may even be...
10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Every Adult Should Know
If you or a loved one experiences these subtle but possibly serious symptoms of memory...
This Common Skin Condition Could Be Linked to Alzheimer’s
Could an extremely common virus raise your risk of developing Alzheimer's disease? Here's what you...