Category «Alzheimer»

Children's Hormone Treatments May Have Planted Alzheimer's Seeds

Children’s hormone treatments may have planted the seeds for later Alzheimer’s disease, according to a small, new observational study. The study is based on the autopsies of eight people who died from the rare neuron degenerative disorder called Credulity–Jakob disease (CJD), which is caused by a prion, a type of misfolded protein. The eight patients were …

5 Ways to Help Prevent Alzheimer's Disease

Healthy habits that are good for you now have been shown to help prevent Alzheimer’s later Even though no drug therapy or treatment regimen has yet been found that will definitively prevent Alzheimer’s disease, lifestyle choices can make a big difference in your risk of developing the condition down the line. Researchers are now discovering, …

5 Ways to Help Prevent Alzheimer's Disease

Healthy habits that are good for you now have been shown to help prevent Alzheimer’s later Even though no drug therapy or treatment regimen has yet been found that will definitively prevent Alzheimer’s disease, lifestyle choices can make a big difference in your risk of developing the condition down the line. Researchers are now discovering, …

Treatments for Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

Learn about Alzheimer’s medications and daily care as well as treatment options for related behavorial and psychiatric symptoms. There is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, but current therapies can help slow the progressive loss of brain cells, control symptoms, and postpone or prevent nursing home care. Alzheimer’s Treatments: Primary Medications Some of the …