Alzheimer's disease

Simple blood test to detect Alzheimer's comes closer

Simple blood test to detect Alzheimer's comes closer

New York: A simple blood test could soon tell if a person with memory problems actually has Alzheimer's disease, says a study which repor...Read More

How human brain cells develop throughout life

How human brain cells develop throughout life

London: Human beings keep making new brain cells throughout their lives, even into the 90s, a finding that may pave the way to treatments...Read More

Eye check-up to detect Alzheimer’s disease

Eye check-up to detect Alzheimer’s disease

New York: A future non-invasive eye test may allow early detection of Alzheimer’s disease before memory loss kicks in, say a team led by ...Read More

Memory clinics in state take care of mental health

Memory clinics in state take care of mental health

Mumbai: It has been two months since the Maharashtra government set up a memory clinic. This initiative was started on October 2 and 28 o...Read More

Healthy mouth, healthy body: Why oral hygiene is a must

Healthy mouth, healthy body: Why oral hygiene is a must

Taking care of oral hygiene to prevent oral health problems can go a long way towards decreasing the risk for more serious health problems

Researchers successfully reverse Alzheimer’s in mice giving hope to human trials

Researchers successfully reverse Alzheimer’s in mice giving hope to human trials

Washington: In a breakthrough, scientists have successfully reversed the formation of amyloid plaques in the brains of mice with Alzheime...Read More

Natural compound may help fight Alzheimer’s disease

Natural compound may help fight Alzheimer’s disease

New York: Researchers have found that a compound produced by a certain soil bacterium has unusual properties that may help address neurol...Read More

New sensor can detect vitamin B12 deficiency within minutes

New sensor can detect vitamin B12 deficiency within minutes

Melbourne: Scientists have developed a new world-first optical sensor that may quickly detect vitamin B12 defficiency, a condition linked...Read More

Gene therapy may treat Alzheimer’s: Study

Gene therapy may treat Alzheimer’s: Study

London: Injecting a specific gene directly into the brain may offer a potential new therapy for halting the progress of Alzheimer’s disea...Read More

Women’s better verbal memory may shield Alzheimer’s risk

Women’s better verbal memory may shield Alzheimer’s risk

New York: Early detection of Alzheimer’s disease in women may be more difficult than in men, because they tend to retain better verbal me...Read More

Researchers can now find improved treatment for nicotine addiction

Researchers can now find improved treatment for nicotine addiction

Washington D.C: A recent research could pave the way to end tobacco cravings after researchers crystallized a protein that holds answers ...Read More

Toxic air pollution particles discovered in human brain

Toxic air pollution particles discovered in human brain

London: Scientists have for the first time discovered tiny magnetic particles from air pollution lodged in human brains – which could be ...Read More

Stopping exercise for 10 days decreases brain blood flow

Stopping exercise for 10 days decreases brain blood flow

New York: Stopping exercise for just 10 days can lead to significant decrease in blood flow to several regions of the brain, including th...Read More

Traditional Indian diet cuts Alzheimer’s risk

Traditional Indian diet cuts Alzheimer’s risk

New York: While consumption of meat, sweets, and high-fat dairy products that characterise a Western diet significantly increases the ris...Read More

Electrical brain stimulation can boost memory during sleep

Electrical brain stimulation can boost memory during sleep

New York: Use of electrical brain stimulation can enhance memory during sleep and strengthen memory in healthy people, says a study. Acco...Read More

Larger brains prone to mental disorders

Larger brains prone to mental disorders

Washington: Animals with large brains may be more susceptible to mental disorders such as schizophrenia and Alzheimer’s disease due to we...Read More

Decreased blood flow in brain earliest sign of Alzheimer’s

Decreased blood flow in brain earliest sign of Alzheimer’s

Toronto: Contrary to previous understanding, the first physiological sign of Alzheimer’s disease is a decrease in blood flow in the brain...Read More

Oestrogen patch may cut Alzheimer’s risk in some women

Oestrogen patch may cut Alzheimer’s risk in some women

New York: Administering the primary female sex hormone oestrogen via a skin patch shortly after menopause may reduce Alzheimer’s risk in ...Read More

Eyes help researchers spot Alzheimer’s before symptoms

Eyes help researchers spot Alzheimer’s before symptoms

New York: Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have discovered that eyes could help them see progression of Alzheimer’s disease ev...Read More

Diabetes drug could cure Alzheimer’s disease: Study

Diabetes drug could cure Alzheimer’s disease: Study

London: Alzheimer’s Disease and Type-2 diabetes are so closely related that drugs currently used to control glucose levels in diabetes ma...Read More

Free Press Journal

www.freepressjournal.in