Alzheimer's Disease

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Alzheimer's Disease

The way that Alzheimer's disease is defined for research should be based on brain changes rather than symptoms.

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Alzheimer's Disease

Contrary to popular thought, older adults' brains can churn out just as many new cells as younger brains do, a new study suggests.

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Alzheimer's Disease

New animal research shines a light on a therapy designed to rid the brain of much of the sticky amyloid plaque associated with early stage Alzheimer's disease.

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Alzheimer's Disease

Sharp increases in Alzheimer's disease cases, deaths and costs are stressing the U.S. health care system and caregivers, a new report reveals.

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Alzheimer's Disease

Older adults who are sleepy during the day might have harmful plaque building in their brain that is a sign of impending Alzheimer's disease, researchers report.

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Alzheimer's Disease

Brain plaques believed to contribute to Alzheimer's disease melt away in mice when robbed of a key enzyme, researchers report.

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