Music Therapy Offers an End-of-Life Grace Note
Music therapy is becoming more common in nursing homes and hospices, where it has been shown to improve a patient ’ s quality of life.
Conclusion: Ultrasound imaging and ambulatory blood pressure measurements enhanced with physiological modeling can improve MCI diagnosis accuracy.
Chem. Commun., 2018, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C8CC02263A, CommunicationQinghua Liao, Michael C. Owen, Sofia Bali, Bogdan Barz, Birgit Strodel In light of the high affinity of Cu2+ for Alzheimer's A[small beta]1-42 and its ability to subsequently catalyze the formation of radicals, we examine the effects of Cu2+ binding, A[small beta] oxidation,... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
As the debate over beneficial or detrimental effects of alcohol on Alzheimer's disease continues, researchers examine the cellular and genetic mechanisms that may explain its impact on amyloid plaque in the brain.Medscape Medical News
Dr. Rita A. Jablonski is one of the most knowledgeable and experienced persons I know when it comes to memory care, dementia and caregivers.I forwarded Rita a question from one of our readers."How Often Should You Visit a Memory Care Patient When They First Go In"?This is an important question, and is often a great source of anxiety for Alzheimer's caregivers.The answer often depends on the actual circumstances at the time.Topic -Memory CareBy Rita A. JablonskiAlzheimer's Reading RoomSubscribe to the Alzheimer's Reading RoomEmail:Hi, Bob.The answer depends on the physical and mental condition of both parties. Som...
Notice NOT-AG-18-015 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts
Notice NOT-AG-18-017 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts
(Natural News) While Alzheimer’s disease cannot be cured, it can be prevented through proper nutrition. An article in Natural Health 365 states that one of the natural ways to avoid this and other forms of dementia is to increase your intake of nicotinamide riboside. This is a formulation of vitamin B3, which helps produce and...
Condition: Alzheimer Disease Interventions: Drug: Bryostatin; Other: Placebo Sponsors: Neurotrope Bioscience, Inc.; Worldwide Clinical Trials Not yet recruiting
DISCUSSION: The exclusion of sex and gender has impeded faster advancement in the detection, treatment, and care of AD across the clinical spectrum. Greater attention to these differences will improve outcomes for both sexes. PMID: 29907423 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
The parents of a 6-year-old boy who suffers from a devastating disorder that's likened to 'childhood Alzheimer's,' have started a campaign to save their son.