Alzheimer’s & Dementia

Slough swimmers raise money for Alzheimer’s disease in the United Kingdom

Apr 26, 2018 | | Say something

A group of swimmers participated in the challenge Swimfit in Langley Leisure Centre to raise money for the Alzheimer’s disease UK. The event was organized by Tracey Hughes and saw the team take part in a staggering 256 lengths of the pool of 25 meters. Over £ 1,500 was raised in sponsorship of swimmers :. […more]

Aphasia in Dementia: Word jumbles

Apr 24, 2018 | | Say something

Aphasia in Dementia: Word jumbles ; Aphasia affects a person’s ability to communicate. It affects the functions of language, such as speaking, understanding what others say, and name common objects. Learn the causes, types and some tips. What it is aphasia Aphasia (ah-FA-ze-ah) is a language disorder that affects the ability to communicate. “Aphasia” is […more]

Golfers raise money for the Alzheimer Society

Apr 17, 2018 | | Say something

golfers in High Wych engaged in a pro-am tournament at The Manor Groves to help raise money for the Alzheimer Society. In total, 16 teams of four were able to compete, and the winning team consisted of Morgan Mahoney, professional Mark Hooper, Manor of Groves Golf Club Lady Captain Geraldine Galway and Pam Tyler – […more]

Lady Penelope at auction to raise funds for the Alzheimer Society

Apr 8, 2018 | | Say something

A replica made by fans of Lady Penelope Thunderbirds has been auctioned on eBay to raise money for Alzheimer society. model, which is made of resin and stands at 19 inches tall, was donated by a fan for Jamie Anderson, the son of the original creator Gerry Anderson. The replica has a mechanical mouth moving, […more]

Sleeping on your side can prevent Alzheimer

Apr 4, 2018 | | Say something

New research from Stony Brook University in New York has suggested that sleeping on your side can help prevent Alzheimer’s disease, and a number of other neurodegenerative disorders, due to improved waste clearance from the brain. study found that sideways to sleep could be eliminated, especially looking at the glymphatic system that removes waste from […more]

insulin resistance may reduce Alzheimer’s risk, he says research

Mar 24, 2018 | | Say something

A new study from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health has suggested that insulin resistance may increase your risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. Because resistance deprive the brain of sugar needed for normal cognition, scientists believe that this may cause the disease to develop. While diabetes has always been associated with […more]

Today less than 20 years ago Alzheimer

Feb 16, 2018 | | Say something

Today less than 20 years ago Alzheimer ; The New England Journal of Medicine It reflects the percentage of people with Alzheimer’s disease is going down. That’s good news for people. Ironically, better health means more elderly. Consequently, there is a greater total number of people with Alzheimer’s disease, even as you lower the percentage. […more]

Rapid test for Alzheimer AZD05030

Jan 22, 2018 | | Say something

Rapid test for Alzheimer AZD05030 ; DRUG TRIALS: Although disappointed AZD05030 of Astra Zeneca cancer researchers which surprisingly blocked damage Alzheimer plate. Learn about how quickly this compound moved into human trials. Memory and well as the connections between brain cells were restored in mice with a model of Alzheimer’s disease given an experimental cancer […more]

It’s catchy Alzheimer’s?

Dec 21, 2017 | | Say something

It’s catchy Alzheimer’s? ; Alzheimer no SPREAD: While abnormal proteins of Alzheimer’s disease spread from cell to cell, are not “infectious”. Check out the facts PHILADELPHIA -. Growing evidence shows that pathological proteins linked to the onset and progression of neurodegenerative diseases are able to spread from cell to cell inside the brains of those […more]