Alzheimer's disease

Individuals with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are often hospitalized after starting antibiotic

Persons with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are frequently hospitalized from infection-related causes. There are no previous studies investigating hospitalization associated with antibiotic initiation in persons...

New AI system helps early detection of dementia

One of the hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease is shrinkage of brain tissue, especially around the hippocampus, an area of the brain associated with the...

Opioid analgesics reduce use of antipsychotics in persons with Alzheimer’s disease

Starting an opioid pain-relieving lessened the utilization of antipsychotics and benzodiazepines in people with Alzheimer's malady, a current report from the University of Eastern...

Higher Education Linked to Lower Alzheimer Risk

A latest genetic study by the University College London suggests that the people who have higher education tend to have a lower Alzheimer risk. According to...

MIT Neuroscientists Build Case for New Theory of Memory Formation

Putting efforts towards revising memory models, MIT scientists proposed in a new study, in which they detailed how these silent engrams are formed and re-activated. Memory...

Women have more Active Brains than Men

There are actually differences in the way women’s and men’s brains are structured. For example from reactions to events and stimuli. The female brain is...