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Living with Dementia

Memory Lapses

Team Unravels Central Mystery of Alzheimer’s

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have shed light on one of the major toxic mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease. The discoveries could lead to a much better understanding of the Alzheimer’s process and how to prevent it.

The findings, reported in the April 10, 2013 issue of the journal Neuron, show that brain… Team Unravels Central Mystery of Alzheimer’s   

Memory problems ‘earliest sign’ of Alzheimers

Elderly people who suspect they may be losing their memory but score normal results when tested by doctors may still be at higher risk of Alzheimer’s, experts have warned.

Five studies presented at the Alzheimer’s Association conference in Boston on Wednesday found that people who were clinically healthy but anxious about memory lapses… Memory problems ‘earliest sign’ of Alzheimers   

Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

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