Regular Aerobic Exercise May Slow Progression To Alzheimer's For Those Most At RiskA half hour of aerobic exercise four to five times a week may prevent or slow cognitive decline in older adults who are at a high risk of developing Alzheimer's, according to a study published Tuesday in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease.
Scientists Say They Have Fixed The Gene Linked To Alzheimer's DiseaseScientists found that apoE4 is only slightly different from the gene apoE3 however, the protein it produces within the body is much more damaging to human brain cells.
Hearing Is Believing: Speech May Be A Clue To Mental DeclineCould changes in your verbal pattern over time be an early indicator for Alzheimer's disease?
Authorities: Michigan Lawyer Stole $100K From Woman With Alzheimer's DiseaseAuthorities say 67-year-old northern Michigan man stole more than $100,000 from an elderly woman who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease while he was serving as a lawyer.
'Solutions For Family Caregiver Expo' Aims To Help Those Who Help OthersA recent study finds that while many caregivers believe taking care of a loved one at home has provided more meaning in their life, a majority often feel alone, exhausted, frustrated and overwhelmed.
Kalamazoo Firm Presents Clinical Trial Results Of Alzheimer's DrugMetabolic Solutions Development Co. LLC announced that Jerry Colca, co-founder and chief scientific officer of MSDC, presented results of a Phase 2a study at the 14th International Conference on Alzheimer's Drug Discovery.
Police Search For Missing Farmington Hills Man With Alzheimer'sPolice are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 79-year-old Farmington Hills man with Alzheimer's disease.
University Of Michigan Professor In $276M Insider Trade Case RetiresA senior University of Michigan medical school faculty member linked to a $276 million insider trading case has retired.
Study Holds Promise For New Alzheimer's TreatmentRadiation is often thought of for just treating cancer, but a new groundbreaking Beaumont study finds in mice that it can treat Alzheimer's.
GVSU Prof Gets NIH Grant To Study Living With Alzheimer'sA Grand Valley State University faculty member received a National Institutes of Health grant to continue researching how patients with Alzheimer's disease use visual cues to navigate their living areas.
Metabolic Solutions To Present On Alzheimer's DrugMetabolic Solutions Development Co. LLC will provide an update on the clinical evaluation of MSDC-0160, a compound being investigated in an ongoing Phase 2a trial in subjects with mild to moderate dementia due to Alzheimer's disease, at the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation 13th International Conference on Alzheimer's Drug Discovery in Jersey City, N.J. Sept. 10.
Inkster Police Find Missing Alzheimer's Patient An Alzheimer's patient is missing and Inkster police are asking for your help in finding her.
Tetra Gets NIH Award To Develop New Alzheimer's DrugTetra Discovery Partners LLC, a developer of new treatments for major neurological conditions based on PDE4 modulation in the brain, announced it has been awarded a five-year cooperative agreement by the National Institutes of Health. \
UM Phone Line Offers Advice On Memory Loss, DementiaThe University of Michigan Health System has established a new phone number that connects patients and their families and friends to University of Michigan memory loss and dementia services.
UM: Study Participants At Risk For Alzheimer's Want To Know Their FateIf you had a family history of developing Alzheimer's disease, would you take a genetic test that would give you more information about your chances?