According to a comprehensive systematic review, available evidence does not support an association between statins and cognitive decline.
A diet which is low in vitamin D could cause damage to the brain, a new study reports.
Researchers uncover a second rare genetic mutation which increases the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease later in life.
Researchers question whether the posterior cingulate cortex actively dampens cognitive performance or monitors performance and attempts to improve it when required.
According to a new study, middle aged men who consume more than 36 grams of alcohol per day could speed their memory loss by up to six years later in life.
Exposure to air pollution in urban areas could trigger a toxic response in neurons and impact pathways associated with neurodegenerative diseases, researchers report.
Researchers discover a gene already associated with longevity also improves memory and learning. The findings could help develop new treatments for cognitive decline.
Researchers believe their findings could eventually help produce treatments to slow or reverse cognitive decline in older people.
A new study suggests memory loss in Alzheimer's patients may be reversed.
According to a new study, an MRI technique can detect signs of cognitive decline in the brain before symptoms appear.