Alzheimer’s Disease May Be Curable

Alzheimer’s Disease May Be Curable

Alzheimer’s disease may have a cure. In August 2016, the researchers at the University of Manchester revealed that a drug used for menstrual pain could cure the disease. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, the disease is “a type of dementia which causes problems with memory, thinking, and behavior.” Its symptoms develop slowly but get worse […]

Gene Variant ApoE-4 Possible Key Why More Women Get Alzheimer’s Than Men

Gene Variant ApoE-4 Possible Key Why More Women Get Alzheimer’s Than Men

Scientists had a long-standing assumption that a higher percentage of women than men get Alzheimer’s disease simply because they tend to live longer than men, but new research suggests that the loss of estrogen as women age, combined with some women having the gene variant ApoE-4, could be a possible key to the wide discrepancy […]

Alzheimer’s Disease Potential for Treatments

Alzheimer’s Disease Potential for Treatments

Alzheimer’s disease is one of the most prevalent and deadly diseases among the elderly. It is often most troubling for those taking care of loved ones with the disease because patients lose most of their independence. Patients with the disease increasingly become more child-like and very unpredictable in their actions as the Alzheimer’s disease progresses. Alzheimer’s ultimately […]

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