New evidence suggests that a combined light and sound stimulation therapy could boost brain health and improve the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.
One day, a quick eye test may be able to pick up important information about brain health. Specifically, it may be able to identify signs of dementia.
A preliminary study has unearthed a potential link between sleep apnea and tau tangles, which are the neurological hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease.
A laboratory screen found that a compound in the Yerba santa medicinal plant protects against several age-related triggers of death in mouse nerve cells.
There are 10 early signs and symptoms of dementia, including misplacing things, difficulty solving problems, and confusing times and places. Learn about the other signs in this article.
A new animal study has identified the cellular mechanism that leads to reduced blood flow to the brain, which, in turn, impacts cognitive function.
Understanding the risk factors of cognitive decline are now more important than ever. A recent study examined the potential role of inflammation.
Researchers use a mathematical model and lab experiments to unravel the process through which tangles of the protein tau grow in length.
Though experts typically name beta-amyloid plaques as the main culprits in Alzheimer's disease, new research finds another factor: a leaked blood protein.
Does the length of time an individual spends in education reduce the risk of developing dementia? A new, large-scale study investigates.