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Alzheimer's Breakthrough: Memory Loss Reversed In People Who Go Normal From 'Abnormal'

By Dipannita - Jun 24, 2016 11:05 AM EDT

A team of researchers, for the first time in the history, has achieved a breakthrough by reversing memory loss is a small group of patients suffering from Alzheimer's disease. The small trial conducted on a group of patients offers tremendous hope for those who suffer from cognitive decline and memory loss.

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Alzheimer's Disease Build Up May Stem From Body's Immune Response To Infection

By R. Siva Kumar - May 28, 2016 09:36 AM EDT

A new study shows that building up of amyloid-beta, which is a vital protein in Alzheimer's disease, may be due to the body's immune response to infection.

Edgar Latulip

Ontario Man Recollects His Name After Missing For 30 Years

By Peter R - Feb 13, 2016 11:05 AM EST

The man, Edgar Latulip was 21 when he went missing in 1986. He was found three decades later about 80 miles from home.

David Hay, a scientist and Vietnam veteran, left, lies on a positron emission tomography (PET) scanner as Christopher Rowe, director of molecular imaging research at the Austin Hospital, looks on during a demonstration at the hospital in Melbourne, Austra

Can Alzheimer's Be Predicted Before It Begins? Scientists Say They're Close

By R. Siva Kumar - Jul 22, 2015 03:09 PM EDT

Scientists show that even before symptoms of Alzheimer's disease begins, the disease can be predicted early, through various experiments.

Toxteth resident Sylvia Cluskey

Age-Related Memory Loss Is Partial, Language-And-Skill-Related Memory Is Maintained

By R. Siva Kumar - Jun 08, 2015 09:30 AM EDT

Ageing tends to make us forget incidents, but not languages or skills.

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A 110-year-old's Health Tip: A Beer A Day Keeps Death Away

By R. Siva Kumar - May 26, 2015 09:14 AM EDT

Just drinking beer and living with a positive attitude can make you stay alive for years.

Sleep

More Sleep Can Repair Dementia Caused by Alzheimer's

By Peter R - Apr 27, 2015 06:56 PM EDT

Research on fruit flies has shown that sleep two or three extra hours a day could help repair memory loss.

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Baby Brain' Does Not Exist; Forgetfulness During Pregnancy Is Not True: Study

By Maria Slither - Apr 10, 2015 12:27 PM EDT

A recent study debunked the idea of having a baby braiin during pregnancy. In the tests, pregnant women have the same performance with other women.

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Smoking Cannabis Ruins Long Term Memory; Makes Brain Abnormally-shaped

By Maria Slither - Mar 14, 2015 09:49 AM EDT

In a recent study, it was found out that teenagers who smoke cannabis for three years may have long term memory problems.

Alzheimer's patient

Early Stage Alzheimer's Detected by New MRI Method

By R. Siva Kumar - Dec 28, 2014 05:05 PM EST

A research team can scan the brain and detect Alzheimer's toxins as well as drugs to remove them earlier than before.

Stroke

Memory Lapses in Educated People could Indicate Impending Stroke

By Peter R - Dec 12, 2014 09:06 AM EST

A new study has shown that people with university or advanced education with memory lapses are at a 39 percent higher risk of stroke compared to those without lapses.

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