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An immune-related gene variant has been tied to a reduced risk of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's across a huge, diverse population of people.
A clinical trial suggests that the MIND diet, which is intended to guard against dementia, offers little benefit over a standard diet in the short term.
Scientists are testing vaccines as potential treatments for Alzheimer's, in an attempt to reign in harmful immune activity tied to the disease.
An analysis of thousands of healthcare records adds to mounting evidence that people who get the shingles vaccine in their 70s may reduce their dementia risk over the following seven years.
A man was convinced that the same events kept happening. The delusion was likely a complication of Alzheimer's.
The discovery of a gene variant that protects against an early, insidious form of Alzheimer's could lead to new treatments for the disease.
After being diagnosed with aphasia in 2022, Bruce Willis has now been diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia.
Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia that causes memory and thinking problems, as well as behavioral changes, in adults.
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