The FMNL2 gene links cerebrovascular disease and Alzheimer's disease, a new study reports. Changes of activity in the FMNL2 caused by cerebrovascular disease prevent the efficient cleaning of toxic proteins in the brain, leading to the development of Alzheimer's disease.
People who consumed fish as a regular part of their diet had a lower risk of vascular brain disease, a condition that can lead to stroke or dementia.
A new study reports midlife vascular risk factors are associated with elevated levels of amyloid beta in later life.
The stroke rate has more than doubled in Generation X'ers over the past 20 years, a new study reports.
A new study will assess people to find out whether their sleep disorders are capable of being passed on to their children.
Researchers believe they may have discovered what causes Meniere's disease and how to treat it.