Imagine being able to spit into a cup to find out if you’re at risk for Alzheimer’s Disease. As Dr. Mallika Marshall explains, that day may not be far off.
Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it’s just because they tend to live longer than men.
May 15, 2015 Did you know there are 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease? 120,000 of them live in Massachusetts. Currently, there are over 200,000 Latinos living with Alzheimer’s disease in the United States […]
Dr. Rudolph Tanzi has been chosen as one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People for his Alzheimer’s research.
Boston University’s Alzheimer’s Disease Center is working on new ways to slow changes in the brain.
The news organization says Tom Magliozzi died Monday of complications from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 77 years old.
BOSTON (CBS) – Greg O’Brien, an award-winning journalist, was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s in 2009, at the age of 59. Having already seen his grandfather and mother go through the disease, O’Brien had more first-hand […]
Scientists around the country, including here in Boston, are launching a landmark study to try to stop the disease before it takes hold.
EnVivo Pharmaceuticals of Watertown is about to begin new tests on a promising treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease.
Anyone worried about Alzheimer’s disease could get a quick and easy answer online.