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Alzheimer's Disease

Although people with high levels of homocysteine are at greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, taking vitamins known to lower homocysteine does not prevent the disease.
Agent Orange exposure several decades earlier may increase morbidity from various diseases, some of which have rarely been explored in previous epidemiologic studies.
In an effort to help patients diagnosed with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s disease, drug manufacturer Roche announced the results of a pair of clinical studies on its investigational medication, crenezumab.
Seniors at risk for dementia may help safeguard their memory and ability to think by adopting a healthier lifestyle, a new study from Finland suggests. The study findings were presented this week at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference, held from July 12 to 17 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The number of new cases of dementia has been declining in recent decades in the United States, Germany, and other developed countries, a trio of new studies shows. The three studies are being presented Tuesday at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference, held from July 12 to 17 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Researchers in Australia have released the results of a study showing that dropping testosterone levels in older men could potentially put them at risk when taking care of themselves in their later years.
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