Using CPAP to treat sleep apnea could help improve cognitive decline symptoms in older adults with mild cognitive impairment.
Researchers have identified a mechanism that occurs within the CA3 region of the hippocampus that appears to be responsible for a common type of age-related memory loss.
Sleep continuity, in addition to sleep quality, can determine how a person with dementia will experience their symptoms the next day.
A combination of patient-reported subjective cognitive impairment and measurable clinical symptoms, such as amyloid-beta accumulation in the cerebrospinal fluid, may help in the early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease.
Healthy eating, daily exercise, reducing alcohol consumption, and not smoking not only lead to a longer life, but they can also reduce Alzheimer's risk for those with genetic risk factors.
Middle-aged people who consume blueberries every day may have a reduced risk of developing dementia, a new study reports.
People with higher levels of the antioxidants lutein, zeaxanthin, and beta-cryptoxanthin may have a lower risk of developing dementia, researchers report.
Brain folds that form during fetal development may have an impact on the age at which symptoms of frontotemporal dementia occur.
From helping to improve attention and staving off cognitive decline, to improving immune system function, researchers explore the many health benefits tea has to offer.
A new study outlines and defines sex differences in outcomes of tailored Alzheimer's disease clinical interventions.
Study reveals a direct relationship between changes in amyloid-beta fragments that accumulate in the brains of Alzheimer's patients and the age at which symptoms of dementia first arise.