USC seeks a better understanding of Alzheimer’s among Mexican-Americans – USC News

October 18, 2017 by  
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USC seeks a better understanding of Alzheimer's among Mexican-Americans
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USC is taking part in a collaborative project that aims to gain a better understanding of Alzheimer's disease among Mexican-Americans, who account for nearly one-fifth of the U.S. population. A recent review estimated that only 3 percent of Alzheimer's …

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Alzheimer’s walk raises $47000 – Wilkes Journal Patriot

October 17, 2017 by  
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Alzheimer's walk raises $47000
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She was busy during the hour before the 10:30 a.m. walk getting signatures for a petition to U.S. Congressmen asking for a strong, accountable National Alzheimer's Plan, ensuring Alzheimer's disease research is a priority at the National Institutes of

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Biogen Biomarkers Mark Way To Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s Treatments – Investor’s Business Daily

October 16, 2017 by  
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Biogen Biomarkers Mark Way To Alzheimer's, Parkinson's Treatments
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Biogen (BIIB) continues to drive innovation in neuroscience, using biomarkers, biological mechanisms and other cutting-edge technologies to develop therapies to fight some of the toughest-to-treat diseases, including MS, ALS, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

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Gibbons: One step closer, why I fight to end Alzheimer’s – Livingston Daily

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Leading an Alzheimer’s walk, with my dad in my heart – WABC-TV

October 14, 2017 by  
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Leading an Alzheimer's walk, with my dad in my heart
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Soon after he died, I was asked by the Alzheimer's Association of New York to emcee their annual Memory Walk. Nineteen years later, I'm still helping emcee the event. It takes place Sunday, October 15, at 10 a.m. in Riverside Park (entrance at West

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One gene can both cause and prevent Alzheimer’s damage – Futurity: Research News

October 13, 2017 by  
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One gene can both cause and prevent Alzheimer's damage
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A single gene presents a good news/bad news scenario for treating Alzheimer's disease, report researchers. A major player in Alzheimer's, mutations of the gene TREM2 can substantially raise a person's risk of developing the disease. In the early stages

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How to care and cope for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease – fox13now.com

October 12, 2017 by  
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How to care and cope for someone with Alzheimer's Disease
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Ronnie Daniel of the Utah Alzheimer's Association talks about how to help people suffering from Alzheimer's as well as those who care for them. Join the association for a walk to help end Alzheimer's on November 4th in St. Geoge at the Washington City …

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Menopause triggers metabolic changes in brain that may promote Alzheimer’s – Science Daily

October 11, 2017 by  
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Menopause triggers metabolic changes in brain that may promote Alzheimer's
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The findings, published in PLoS One, could help solve a longstanding mystery about Alzheimer's, namely, why women get this fatal neurodegenerative disorder more often than men — even accounting for the fact that women on average live longer.
Menopause can cause changes in brain linked to Alzheimer'sUPI.com
Dementia risk: THIS is why more women than men suffer from Alzheimer's diseaseExpress.co.uk
Menopause can trigger Alzheimer's, but a diet rich in antioxidants may helpHindustan Times

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XPrize Will Tackle Alzheimer’s (And More) In Its Next Grand Challenges – Fast Company

October 10, 2017 by  
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XPrize Will Tackle Alzheimer's (And More) In Its Next Grand Challenges
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The Alzheimer's proposal–led by scientist/innovator Philip Edgcumbe in partnership with aging expert Dr. Ken Dychtwald and funded by the Alzheimer's Brain Trust–scored highest with its call for a cross-disciplinary development of a less-invasive early …
XPRIZE's Prominent Ecosystem Gathers at Annual Visioneers Summit to Evaluate and Select Future Global CompetitionsBusiness Wire (press release)

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Alzheimer’s Association seeks to raise $97K at Saturday’s walk – Tallahassee.com

October 9, 2017 by  
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Alzheimer's Association seeks to raise $97K at Saturday's walk
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The Alzheimer's Association invites Tallahassee area residents to join the fight by participating in the Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday at Cascades Park. Registration begins at 8 a.m. the day of the walk, but people can register online now at …
Annual Walk to End Alzheimer's held at Wolf Pen Creek ParkKBTX

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