Alzheimer’s Center

Could Sleep Deprivation be a Risk for Alzheimer’s disease?

Losing just one night of sleep led to an immediate increase in beta-amyloid, a protein in the brain associated with ...
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Using Music to Help Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients

Music and voice major Jessica Voutsinas 18 was singing the classic song "Over the Rainbow" to a resident at Longview ...
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Can We Find a Cure for Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer's is a heart-wrenching disease that directly affects millions of people worldwide. There is no cure, let alone treatment to ...
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Exercise Improves Mild Cognitive Impairment

Positive results of three new randomized controlled trials of aerobic exercise in Alzheimer's disease, vascular cognitive impairment (VCI) and mild ...
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Does Medical Marijuana Prevent Alzheimer’s?

Is it possible to prevent Alzheimer's disease by smoking marijuana? The short answer is "Yes", but there are some things ...
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A Link Between Vitamin A Deficiency and Cognitive Decline

Biochemical reactions that cause Alzheimer's disease could begin in the womb or just after birth if the fetus or newborn ...
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How Sleep impacts Brain Health

As important to your health as good nutrition and regular exercise, the consequences of missing sleep begin with diminished daytime ...
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Surprising Alzheimer?s Link Explained

A good night?s sleep refreshes body and mind, but a poor night?s sleep can do just the opposite. A study ...
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Could Omega-3 Prevent Alzheimer’s disease?

The incidence of Alzheimer's disease (AD) is expected to triple in the coming decades and no cure has been found ...
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Is Sugar a Cause of Alzheimer’s Disease?

Abnormally high blood sugar levels, or hyperglycaemia, is well-known as a characteristic of diabetes and obesity, but its link to ...
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