Alzheimer’s Skin Test

Alzheimer’s Skin Test

Early onset Alzheimer’s is a real concern to people with a family history of the debilitating disease. Traditional ways to test for Alzheimer’s include a number of tests, each with a long wait for results. Physical and diagnostic exams, neurological tests or blood work take time and add anxiety to an already tense situation.  Now, a simple skin test could detect the […]

Alzheimer’s New Drug

Alzheimer’s New Drug

The fight against Alzheimer’s disease may be helped by a new drug which is on the horizon for those battling the neurodegenerative disease. T-817-MA is the first new Alzheimer’s drug to come on the market since 2003. The research team at Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center and Boston Medical Center are currently conducting clinical trials with the […]

Diabetes in Midlife Could Result in Cognitive Issues in Later Life

Diabetes in Midlife Could Result in Cognitive Issues in Later Life

Diabetes or pre-diabetes in midlife could result in cognitive issues later in life, according to new research findings. In fact, the study indicated that having diabetes in midlife was associated with a 20 percent greater decline in memory and thinking (cognitive) skills over the next 20 years. The findings from the study were published in […]

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