Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease can affect one’s memory and more. Read about the first signs, symptoms, treatment, prevention and more.

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 the horizon. Here’s what scientists are learning about how to possibly prevent and reverse Alzheimer’s disease.

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14 Everyday Habits Can Seriously Increase Your Dementia Risk

Scientists have identified things that can be changed or modified to reduce the risk of cognitive decline or


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 that dramatically raises your risk...


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 worried about your own 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 need to know.

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12 Myths About Alzheimer’s Disease You Should Stop Believing

Most people have heard of Alzheimer's disease, but myths and misconceptions are common. Here's what you need to know about...


11 Things Doctors Need You to Know About Childhood Alzheimer’s

You've heard the heartbreaking stories of children suffering from dementia-like symptoms—or so-called "childhood Alzheimer's." But the term actually refers to...


What to Eat (and What Not to Eat) to Help Prevent Dementia

Brain researchers have developed a "diet for the mind" that could prevent the kind of loss of memory, focus, and...


9 of the Most Powerful Eating Habits to Protect Your Brain From Alzheimer’s

Everything from how you cook meat to what you eat for dessert can play a role in your brain health....


9 Everyday Habits That Seriously Up Your Dementia Risk

The biggest dementia risk factors—age and family history—can't be changed, but scientists have identified others that can be changed or...


Warning, These Common Medications May Raise Your Risk of Dementia

If you're taking certain prescription drugs for bladder control, depression, or Parkinson's disease, you may be increasing your long-term risk...


5 Obvious Signs of Dementia I Missed in My Own Mother

A diagnosis of Alzheimer's shed light on a decade's worth of unusual behavior that seemed pretty harmless at the time....


This Simple Blood Test May Detect Alzheimer’s YEARS Before Symptoms Start

Scientists have discovered a simple blood test that could detect Alzheimer's almost a decade before symptoms start showing up.

Scientists Just Found an Alzheimer’s Treatment—by Accident

They were working on a diabetes treatment and discovered something completely different.


There Could Be a New Drug-Free Treatment for Alzheimer’s Soon, According to Study

Could something as simple as concentrated oxygen help ease the symptoms and slow the progress of Alzheimer's?



This One Surprising Habit Could Put Your Brain at Risk of Dementia

And odds are, we've all done it at least once or twice.


This Is Why You Want to Steer Clear of Antidepressants If You Have Alzheimer’s

If you or a loved one has Alzheimer's Disease, there's a good chance that antidepressants may be part of the...


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5 Expert-Approved Lifestyle Habits to Adopt That Protect You from Alzheimer’s Disease

Keep your brain in tip-top shape with these little lifestyle changes.


Sleep May Protect Your Brain from Alzheimer’s—Here’s Why

Skipping sleep can take a toll on your memory and may be associated with an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease.


This Newly Discovered Symptom Might Be an Early Sign of Dementia

This revolutionary research could change the lives of Alzheimer's patients forever.

Memory Loss in Alzheimer’s Patients Could Soon Be Reversed, Thanks to New Research

Memory loss can be scary, but it could soon be a symptom of the past for Alzheimer’s patients.


Science Just Proved Olive Oil Can Stave Off Alzheimer’s—Here’s Why

If you're still mourning the news that coconut oil isn't the superfood you thought, let us shift your focus to...


How This Amazing Day Care Center for Adults Is Helping Fight One of the Worst Diseases

An Alzheimer's diagnosis at 54 years old changed Bruce Faciane's life, but Charlie's Place gave him a safe space.


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Good News, Java Lovers: Science Says Coffee Can Protect Your Brain from Dementia

Based on a new study, you may want to make more time for coffee breaks.


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The Irreversible Disease You Can Get from High Blood Sugar (It’s Not Diabetes)

Obviously high blood sugar is a one-way ticket to diabetes—but it could lead to another devastating illness, according to new...


Wake Up! Too Much Sleep Can Increase Your Risk of Dementia, Study Says

Stick to the recommended 7 to 8 hours a night, please.