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Article ID: 718677

New drug may protect against memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease

University at Buffalo

A new drug discovered through a research collaboration between the University at Buffalo and Tetra Therapeutics may protect against memory loss, nerve damage and other symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.

9-Sep-2019 1:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 718591

Migraines linked to higher risk of dementia


Dementia is the most common neurological disease in older adults, whereas headaches, including migraines

6-Sep-2019 1:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Penn Researcher Virginia M.Y. Lee, PhD, Receives $3 Million Breakthrough Prize

Article ID: 718460

Penn Researcher Virginia M.Y. Lee, PhD, Receives $3 Million Breakthrough Prize

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Virginia M.Y. Lee, PhD, the John H. Ware 3rd Professor in Alzheimer’s Research in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and director of the Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research at the University of Pennsylvania, will receive the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences.

5-Sep-2019 11:00 AM EDT



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Newswise: Johns Hopkins Launches Center For Psychedelic Research

Article ID: 718274

Johns Hopkins Launches Center For Psychedelic Research

Johns Hopkins Medicine

A group of private donors has given $17 million to start the Center for Psychedelic and Consciousness Research at Johns Hopkins Medicine, making it what’s believed to be the first such research center in the U.S., and the largest research center of its kind in the world.

4-Sep-2019 12:00 PM EDT
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Article ID: 718442

Poor Oral Health Linked to Cognitive Decline, Perceived Stress, Rutgers Studies Find

Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research at Rutgers University

Oral health is an essential part of psychological well-being and overall health in older adults. Poor oral health is associated with decreased quality of life, depression, hypertension, and cognitive decline.

4-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 718364

Scientists Link ‘Hunger Hormone’ to Memory in Alzheimer's Study

University of Texas at Dallas

Scientists at The University of Texas at Dallas have found evidence suggesting that resistance to the “hunger hormone” ghrelin in the brain is linked to the cognitive impairments and memory loss associated with Alzheimer’s disease (AD).

3-Sep-2019 12:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 718334

Diet’s Effect on Gut Bacteria Could Play Role in Reducing Alzheimer’s Risk

Wake Forest Baptist Health

Could following a certain type of diet affect the gut microbiome – the good and bad bacteria that live in the gastrointestinal tract – in ways that decrease the risk of Alzheimer’s disease?

3-Sep-2019 8:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 718235

Diverse linguistic environment boosts brain sensitivity to new learning, UCI study finds

University of California, Irvine

Numerous studies have noted the brain benefits that come from being bilingual – among them increased executive-level cognitive function and a four- to five-year delay in the risk of developing dementia symptoms.

29-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT

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Article ID: 718143

Could Marriage Stave Off Dementia?

Michigan State University

Dementia and marital status could be linked, according to a new Michigan State University study that found married people are less likely to experience dementia as they age. On the other hand, divorcees are about twice as likely as married people to develop dementia, the study indicated, with divorced men showing a greater disadvantage than divorced women.

28-Aug-2019 9:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 718008

Memory Loss and Dementia an Understudied Yet Widespread Phenomena Among Older Chinese Americans

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Rutgers releases first of their kind studies revealing the impact of immigration, gender, psychological distress, education, social engagement, and oral health on Chinese Americans’ cognitive function

26-Aug-2019 1:05 PM EDT

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