“Marijuana” Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer’s Protein From The “Brain”

An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid beta protein in the...

Scientists successfully remove Alzheimer’s from mice in major breakthrough that could...

By NATALIE RAHHAL Certain antibodies may be able to remove Alzheimer’s plaques from the brain, according to new research carried about in mice. As much as...

Barbara Windsor has Alzheimer’s disease, husband reveals

EastEnders and Carry On star was diagnosed four years ago and symptoms are getting worse One of Britain’s favourite television personalities, Dame Barbara Windsor, has been...

For 10 years, Dr. Jon LaPook has been checking in on...

For 10 years, Dr. Jon LaPook has been checking in on Carol Daly, a woman diagnosed with Alzheimer's, and her caregiver husband, Mike. After...

New leads on treating dementia and Alzheimer’s

A new study by scientists in Australia and the US provides an explanation for why clinical trials of drugs targeting proteins in the brain...

Music activates regions of the brain spared by Alzheimer’s disease

Ever get chills listening to a particularly moving piece of music? You can thank the salience network of the brain for that emotional joint....

He Brings His 92-Year-Old Mother With Alzheimer’s to Work Everyday

by Bryan Ke A 52-year-old courier from Chengdu, Sichuan province, China is winning the hearts of netizens for his filial piety for always bringing his 92-year-old mother to...

5G Technology is Coming – Linked to Cancer, Heart Disease, Diabetes,...

By: John P. Thomas The new fifth generation (5G) cellular system that is being installed in major American cities such as Dallas, Atlanta, Waco, Texas, and...

The Startling Link Between Sugar and Alzheimer’s

By: OLGA KHAZAN In recent years, Alzheimer’s disease has occasionally been referred to  as “ type 3” diabetes , though that moniker doesn’t make much sense. After all, though...

Alzheimer’s Patients in Puerto Rico May Get Cannabis-Based Treatment

Alzheimer’s patients in Puerto Rico may get cannabis-based treatment to better cope with the symptoms of the illness. By:Nick Lindsey Alzheimer’s patients in Puerto Rico may...