Parkinson Disease
Parkinson Disease
06/09/2021
In a recent study, researchers investigated the relationship between various forms of osteoarthritis and the risk of developing Parkinson disease.
06/09/2021
Screening
Screening
07/29/2020
New data presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference indicate that measuring levels of this biomarker in plasma and cerebrospinal fluid can detect Alzheimer disease with high...
07/29/2020
Memory Disorders
Memory Disorders
07/29/2020
In a study of nearly 1.5 million people, researchers aimed to determine the impact of infections on the risk of mortality among people with or without dementia. The findings were presented at the...
07/29/2020
Vaccination
Vaccination
07/29/2020
Influenza vaccination may be a “promising, readily available candidate” for the prevention of Alzheimer disease, according to new findings presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. ...
07/29/2020
Dementia
Dementia
07/08/2020
Despite known, independent associations of hearing loss and vision loss with dementia, less is known about the relationship between dual sensory impairment and dementia risk. Researchers aimed to assess...
07/08/2020
FDA
FDA
06/26/2020
The FDA has approved a drug therapy to treat seizures associated with Dravet syndrome–a chronic, rare, and life-threatening form of epilepsy–among patients aged 2 years or older.
06/26/2020
smoking
smoking
06/10/2020
In a recent study, researchers aimed to investigate whether cigarette smoking affected all-cause incident stroke among black people, who are disproportionately impacted by stroke compared with white...
06/10/2020
Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine
06/03/2020
Researchers investigated whether shorter door-to-needle times were associated with improved long-term outcomes among more than 61,000 Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 years or older who were treated for acute...
06/03/2020
FDA
FDA
05/29/2020
The FDA has granted a landmark approval to an intravenous injection for the imaging of tau pathology among patients with cognitive impairment being evaluated for Alzheimer disease.
05/29/2020
stroke
stroke
05/15/2020
Researchers used data from 7 observational studies to evaluate the impact of glucose status on cognitive performance at 3 to 6 months after stroke among patients with normal fasting glucose, impaired...
05/15/2020