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Living with Dementia

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Alzheimer’s Gene Causes Brain’s Blood Vessels to Leak, Die

A well-known genetic risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease triggers a cascade of signaling that ultimately results in leaky blood vessels in the brain, allowing toxic substances to pour into brain tissue in large amounts, scientists report May 16 in the journal Nature.

The results come from a team of scientists investigating why a gene… Alzheimer’s Gene Causes Brain’s Blood Vessels to Leak, Die   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

eye tremor1 - dementias first signs1 - chronic sleep deprivation1 - amyloid-β421 - play-up programme1 - huntington's1 - pdad1 - karl wernicke4 - tia2 - multiple system atrophy1 - early detection of dementia1 - risk of alzheimer's3 - loss of memory3 - dementiaantipsychotic drugs1 - slower overall movement1 - stress2 - brain disorder1 - amyloid beta precursor protein1 - trouble sleeping1 - frontotemporal dementia signs1 - bonfiglio1 - amyloid-β1 - brain health1 - mild cognitive impairment22 - alzheimer's-like tau tangles1 - signs of dementia6 - hiv dementia1 - alzheimer’s patients1 - cholesterol-lowering drugs1 - dementia with lewy bodies3 -