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Alzheimer's Association Statement: Next Steps For New Alzheimer's Treatment

As the global nonprofit leader in Alzheimer's research and science we have extensively reviewed the clinical trial data for Aduhelm™ (aducanumab).
14-Jun-2021 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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A Blood Test for Alzheimer’s? Markers for TAU Take Us a Step Closer

A simple blood test for Alzheimer’s would be a great advance for individuals with — and at risk for — the disease, families, doctors and researchers.
27-Jul-2020 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Primary Care Physicians on the Front Lines of Diagnosing and Providing Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care: Half Say Medical Profession Not Prepared to Meet Expected Increase in Demands

- Report provides latest Alzheimer’s prevalence, incidence, mortality and costs of care data - - Barring medical breakthroughs, the number of people age 65+ with Alzheimer’s dementia may nearly triple by 2050 -
11-Mar-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Embargoed: Forthcoming Report To Examine Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias in U.S.

The Alzheimer’s Association will issue the 2020 Alzheimer’s Diseases Facts and Figures Report on March 11, 2020. The new report will highlight the latest disease-related statistics for America’s 6th leading cause of death for those 65+,...
25-Feb-2020 5:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

First Study Examines PTSD & Cognitive Impairment in World Trade Center Responders

New research published by the journal Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring confirms the connection between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and cognitive impairment - in this case, among those who helped with...
29-Aug-2016 11:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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