Scientists have found an unexpected use for virtual reality headsets: to help pinpoint people who may later develop Alzheimer’s disease. The devices, widely used by computer gamers, display images that can be used to ...Continue reading
Alzheimer’s can occur in 30s & 40s: Common signs include repeating questions, becoming suspicious of others.
Most people fail to realise that loss of memory could be a sign of an irreversible and progressive brain disorder. They mistake Alzheimer's disease for normal ageing. The most common cause of dementia, an umbrella term for memory loss and ...Continue reading
The first clinical trial of novel approach to modifying the progression of Alzheimer's disease has opened in London, led by UCL researchers. The study is being conducted at ...Continue reading
Study shows exercise generates new neurons, improves cognition in mouse model. A study by a Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) research team finds that neurogenesis — inducing the production of new neurons — in the brain structure in which memories are ...Continue reading