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Increasing the amount of coffee you drink could be linked to pre-symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and dementia, according to a new study. (FILE PHOTO. Credit: Thinkstock.)

Study: Increasing Coffee Intake Harmful To Brain

Increasing the amount of coffee you drink could be linked to pre-symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, according to a new study.

07/30/2015

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Study: Memory Tests Could Predict Alzheimer’s 18 Years Before Diagnosis

Evidence suggests early signs of Alzheimer’s may be present decades before any diagnosis.

06/29/2015

The hands of an elderly woman are pictured as she sits in her room. (Photo by ERIC CABANIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Scientists Questioning Why More Woman Than Men Have Alzheimer’s

Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it’s just because they tend to live longer than men.

06/28/2015

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Study: Sleep Apnea, Heavy Snoring Linked To Memory Decline

People who have breathing problems while sleeping are more likely to get Alzheimer’s disease and early mental decline, a new study suggests.

04/16/2015

Study finds 55 percent of patients with dementia had gone without diagnoses or treatment until being personally interviewed for a survey. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Study: Nearly 2 Million Elderly Americans May Go Untreated For Dementia

Study finds 55 percent of patients with dementia had gone without diagnoses or treatment until being personally interviewed for a survey.

11/28/2014

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Experts: No Proof ‘Brain Training’ Games Work

There is no evidence that playing brain games actually help people enhance their intelligence, according to a statement put out by 69 scientists from around the world.

10/23/2014

Older adults with memory issues and a history of concussions are more likely to have a buildup of Alzheimer’s-prone plaques in the brain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Study: Memory Loss Associated With Alzheimer’s Reversed For First Time

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS Atlanta) – A new study has found memory loss associated with Alzheimer’s disease to be reversed during a personalized and comprehensive program. The study was conducted by the UCLA Mary S. Easton […]

10/03/2014

A woman, suffering from Alzheimer's disease, holds the hand of a relative . (credit: SEBASTIEN BOZON/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Neuroticism, Long-Time Stress Linked To Alzheimer’s In Women

According to a new study, women who feel anxious, moody, and distressed for a significant amount of time during middle age may be at an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease later on in life.

10/02/2014

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Study: Suffering Depression May Increase Risk Of Alzheimer’s

According to a new study, suffering from depression may increase your chances of suffering from Alzheimer’s.

08/04/2014

Materials found in high levels in cooked meats may prohibit the body's creation of proteins that protect against Alzhiemer's and diabetes. (Getty Images)

Study: Eating Grilled And Broiled Meat Linked To Alzheimer’s

Agents found in cooked and heated meats can reduce certain proteins that protect against Alzheimer’s and diabetes.

02/26/2014

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