Erratum to: Sequential distribution of pTDP-43 pathology in behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD)

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While Alzheimer’s disease will progress differently for each person, scientists and clinicians have attempted to stage the disease as a way that helps people living with Alzheimer’s and their families understand what is happening, as well as to plan for the future. Some divide AD into seven stages, some five stages, but currently, three stages is the format most often used. The Alzheimer's Association uses three stages, so that is what we will use for our foundation here. Read the full article on HealthCentral to learn more about the stages of Alzheimer's and how knowing them can help you as a caregiver: Carol ...
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Is there an association between personality and dementia risk? New research suggests traits such as vigor, calm, and maturity going as far back as high school may have a protective effect.Medscape Medical News
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Former professional footballers are three and a half times more likely to die of dementia than people of the same age range in the general population, according to new research.
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Americans consume about 150 pounds of milk and eat nearly 40 pounds of cheese and 20 pounds of ice cream per person per year, according to data from the Department of Agriculture. Yogurt and butter intakes are lower, but growing. But should the dairy we’re consuming be low-fat or full-fat? That debate has become increasingly divisive, and for good reason: not all dairy is created equal. Dairy fat and cardiovascular disease Some of the most substantial dairy research has been done in the context of the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet, which has been shown, among other benefits, to reduce blood pres...
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MONDAY, Oct. 21, 2019 -- Former professional soccer players have a significantly increased risk of death from brain diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, a new study finds. Former soccer players were about 3.5 times more likely to die of...
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MONDAY, Oct. 21, 2019 -- Long sleep duration predicts seven-year cognitive decline among U.S. Hispanic/Latino patients, according to a study published online Oct. 9 in Alzheimer's&Dementia. Alberto R. Ramos, M.D., from the University of Miami...
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Brain-training apps can ’t match the several ways that exercise benefits the mind, research shows.
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Can a person's progression from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's be...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Study: FDG-PET reigns supreme for assessing Alzheimer's PET model tracks beta amyloid, Alzheimer's risk Florbetapir-PET links lack of financial acumen to dementia Flortaucipir-PET shows promise for detecting CTE Alzheimer's biomarkers could affect races differently
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Most of us who have cared for someone living with dementia have tried our best to determine how best to provide that care. We research. We try putting ourselves in their place. We do our best to be patient because we understand that they can’t help their having the disease. Still, we are human and we make mistakes. While we shouldn’t wallow in guilt when we do make mistakes as a care partner, there are situations that we should try extra hard to avoid. Here are nine of them. Read more on HealthCentral to learn about some of the things that you should avoid (when possible) while you are caring for someone w...
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