New Treatment for Stroke Patients May Prevent Alzheimer’s Proteins from Growing

Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease that is responsible for more than half the cases of dementia in the United States. It is one of the top ten leading causes of death, and there is currently no cure. However, researchers are working daily, studying trial therapies and medications that may one day help us in … Read more

Epigenic Therapy Helps to Restore Function to Alzheimer’s Brain

Alzheimer’s disease causes protein plaques and tangles to form in the brains of those affected by the disease. These protein growths are known as beta-amyloid proteins, and they build up slowly over time in the brain, causing cognitive issues such as memory loss, confusion, and changes in mood and temperament. Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth … Read more