Condition Center: Alzheimers Disease
Cheers! For patients with early-stage Alzheimer's disease (AD), a little alcohol may not be a bad thing.
Relief for one of the worst symptoms of Alzheimer's disease may soon be on the way.
Wine and chocolate may not only be treats for Valentine's Day — they may also help keep your mind healthy year-round.
Sha Yao left Taiwan on a mission with deep personal significance.
Type 2 diabetes patients are more likely to live with dementia in old age than other patients. New evidence may shed some light on why that is.
It seems that US college students are still lighting up — but this time it may not be cigarettes they're lighting.
By now, Owen Wilson is a familiar face due to his successful Hollywood career. But closer to home, he's faced the same kind of struggle as many who h...
Omega-3 pills are among the most popular dietary supplements in the US. But these pills may not be living up to their claims.
No one knows for sure whether they will develop Alzheimer's disease or not, but certain factors may increase your risk.
Are you a back or a stomach sleeper? The way you sleep may be linked to the likelihood of neurological decline.
It's probably not your imagination that Grandma is becoming increasingly fragile over time. And her dementia medication may be partly to blame.
While Alzheimer's disease can affect people of all races and ethnicities, certain groups may be at a greater risk of developing this disease.
The “silver tsunami” of 80 million aging baby boomers is just around the corner, but web-based care programs may help ease the burden on their fa...
Why is a woman in her 60s or older twice as likely to get Alzheimer's disease than breast cancer in her lifetime? The jury may still be out.
An upcoming mobile game may break new ground in diagnosing and treating cognitive disorders.
More than 40 years after the "war on drugs" was declared, some in the medical community are rethinking marijuana. And while some evidence has suggest...
The Mediterranean diet — with its vegetables, fruits, beans, lean meat and fish — may be heart-healthy. Add nuts and olive oil to the mix, and th...
Book clubs, painting classes and computer games are just a few fun ways to spend retirement. And such mind-engaging activities may also do wonders fo...