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Living with Dementia

Mild Dementia

Changes in Cerebrospinal Fluid May Signal Early Alzheimer’s

Searching for a better screen for early Alzheimer’s disease, researchers think they have found a marker of change in the brain that precedes the onset of the disease by five to 10 years.

The indicator of trouble to come, they say, is a shift in the levels of specific components of the cerebrospinal fluid… Changes in Cerebrospinal Fluid May Signal Early Alzheimer’s   



Georgetown physician leads national resveratrol study for Alzheimer’s disease

A national, phase II clinical trial examining the effects of resveratrol on individuals with mild to moderate dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease has begun as more than two dozen academic institutions recruit volunteers in the coming months. R. Scott Turner, M.D., Ph.D., director of Georgetown University Medical Center’s Memory Disorders Program, is the lead… Georgetown physician leads national resveratrol study for Alzheimer’s disease   



Enid and George - Life with dementia

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