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Living with Dementia


Three Early-Warning Alzheimer’s Tests

Two new studies involve electrical brain signals and structural changes in the brain, and a skin test study was reported in the past year.

EEG Signals
Researchers at Rowan, Penn, and Drexel universities determined that Alzheimer’s disease could be accurately diagnosed between 80 and 90 percent of the time by using electroencephalogram (EEG)… Three Early-Warning Alzheimer’s Tests   

What is dementia?

abstract thinking1 - cognitive problems2 - good quality care1 - video game1 - boissier de sauvages2 - korsakoff's syndrome10 - pneumonia1 - poor sleep1 - early-onset alzheimer's disease1 - pomegranate1 - short-term memory problems1 - hippocampus6 - poor judgment2 - apoe2 - beta amyloid plaques1 - treatment for alzheimer's1 - symptoms of vascular dementia1 - progression of parkinson's1 - sleep apnea1 - signs of alzheimer's1 - repair damaged nerve tissue1 - cognition function1 - hearing loss1 - mini-cognitive assessment1 - ruth sutherland1 - antipsychotics1 - alcohol-related brain damage1 - amyloid-beta protein1 - mild traumatic brain injury1 - simplicity1 -