Search results for "Alzheimer's Disease"

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New thinking about Alzheimer's diagnosis

Clinical presentation used to be the only way to diagnose Alzheimer's disease. ... director of the Mayo Clinic's Alzheimer's Disease Research Center and Study of Aging in Rochester, Minn.
November 2019

Online communication for early diagnosis

It's no longer just something for millennials and the tech-savvy generation (and that's a good thing). ... Currently more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease, the sixth leading cause of death in the country.
April 2020

Product placement, of sorts, but for a good cause

cancer, Alzheimer's disease, and neurologic conditions. ... McDreamy and Grey which includes the option of donating to the American Academy of Neurology Foundation, the American Skin Association, and the Alzheimer's Association.
April 2020

QD: News Every Day--ACE inhibitors may slow cognitive decline of dementia

Researchers at two university centers in Ireland compared the rates of cognitive decline in 361 patients who had either been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia or a mix of
April 2020

Was granny sent home from the hospital too soon?

However, this patient may be 89 years old, riddled with arthritis and needs to attend to a spouse suffering from Alzheimer's disease. ... Sometimes, a patient needs to be readmitted to the hospital and it's simply no one's fault.
April 2020

Rapid demise

These latter two typically progress more quickly than Alzheimer's, but there is wide variation. ... Alzheimer's disease." Courageous for going public with his condition, his family's effort did much to increase and de-stigmatize dementia in America.
April 2020

QD: News Every Day--15 top causes of death detailed

6. Alzheimer’s disease. 7. Diabetes mellitus. 8. Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis. ... The age-adjusted death rate increased for five leading causes of death: Alzheimer’s disease; nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis; chronic liver
April 2020

QD: News Every Day--Cardiologists should consider comorbidities, study says

The analysis also revealed the presence of comorbidities such as chronic kidney disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Alzheimer’s disease/dementia, and depression among individuals with these cardiovascular conditions. ... For example, 26.3%
April 2020

Genes, environment hold the keys to healthy aging

Originally started to look at predictors of Alzheimer's disease, its main goal now is investigating why some people live to, and thrive at, advanced ages, while others do not. ... Could they possibly be a human model of resistance to Alzheimer's disease?
May 2017

QD: News Every Day--Death rate tapers for tenth straight year

years. . Other findings:. --The 15 leading causes of death are: diseases of heart, malignant neoplasms, chronic lower respiratory diseases, cerebrovascular diseases, accidents, Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes, influenza and pneumonia, nephritis,
April 2020

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