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Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Removing protein may restore earliest sign of Alzheimer’s

Loss of smell, which is one of the earliest impairments caused by Alzheimer’s disease, can be restored by removing a plaque-forming protein in a mouse model of the disease  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, November 28th, 2011

Alzheimer’s damage could be reversed by deep brain stimulation

Jolting the brain with electricity could reverse damage caused by Alzheimer’s disease, Canadian scientists say  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Forgetting to eat can thin out Alzheimer’s victims

Old people afflicted with the Alzheimer’s may forget to eat and eventually lose weight, a new study reveals  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Weight loss could be early warning sign of Alzheimer’s

People in the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s disease are more likely to have a lower body mass index (BMI) than those who did not have the condition  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Soon, people’s noses to tell their Alzheimer’s risk

Scientists have made a major breakthrough in the form of a test for diagnosing Alzheimer’s years before symptoms of the killer disease appear, by simply looking at the patient’s nose  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

Secret to beating Alzheimer’s lies in potent vaccines

Vaccines need to be given to sufferers in the very early stages of Alzheimer’s to stop it, scientists say  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Hirano bodies may play protective role in progression of Alzheimer’s

For decades, researchers have been baffled about Hirano bodies – extremely tiny objects found in nerve cells of people suffering from conditions such as Alzheimer’s, mad cow and Lou Gehrig’s diseases  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Cataract surgery improves mood, sleep in Alzheimer’s

Patients of mild Alzhiemer’s showed improved cognitive ability, mood and sleep patterns, especially after cataract surgery improved their vision  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

Drinking water disinfection byproducts could up risk for Alzheimer’s

Drinking water disinfection byproducts suggests a possible connection to adverse health effects, including neurological diseases such as Alzheimer’s, a new study has warned  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 24th, 2011

China, Canada to build Alzheimer’s research centre

A China-Canada joint research centre for child development and the study of Alzheimer’s disease will be built at a children’s hospital in southwest China  More...