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New gene discovered associated with Tau, a common form of brain pathology

Added: 25.03.2017 1:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Investigators have reported the discovery of a new gene that is associated with susceptibility to a common form of brain pathology called Tau that accumulates in several different conditions, including Alzheimer's disease, certain forms of dementia and Parkinsonian syndromes as well as chronic traumatic encephalopathy that occurs with repeated head injuries.

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Don't speak down to dementia sufferers says study

Added: 24.03.2017 17:01 | 0 views | 0 comments

A new study, from Saint Mary's College of California, has found that talking down to elderly dementia sufferers with terms like 'sweetie' and 'dear' can actually worsen their social isolation.

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Carbs are good for your brain - lowers dementia risk

Added: 24.03.2017 16:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Those with the healthiest hearts eat the most carbs. In his latest book, The Mindspan Diet, biologist Preston Estep explains how a high-carb diet lowers the risk of dementia and cognitive decline.

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Dementors are invading the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Added: 23.03.2017 23:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

Don't get too close.

From: www.foxnews.com

Antioxidants will NOT help you beat dementia, study warns

Added: 22.03.2017 19:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

Previous research has linked antioxidants to the prevention of cellular damage that can occur with aging as well as in cancer and other diseases.

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Jeremy Kyle 'devastated' after his mother dies following dementia battle

Added: 21.03.2017 20:35 | 1 views | 0 comments


JEREMY KYLE's mother Nanette has passed away at the age of 85 following a lengthy battle with dementia.

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From: www.express.co.uk

Vitamin E, selenium supplements did not prevent dementia

Added: 21.03.2017 15:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

Antioxidant supplements vitamin E and selenium -- taken alone or in combination -- did not prevent dementia in asymptomatic older men, according to a new study.

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Vitamin E and Selenium Fail to Prevent Alzheimer’s

Added: 21.03.2017 14:18 | 2 views | 0 comments

A long-term trial found no evidence that vitamin E or selenium supplements helped to ward off dementia.

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From: www.nytimes.com

Vitamin E, selenium supplements did not prevent dementia

Added: 21.03.2017 13:23 | 1 views | 0 comments

Antioxidant supplements vitamin E and selenium -- taken alone or in combination -- did not prevent dementia in asymptomatic older men, according to a new study.

Tags: Dementia, Men
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Do YOU have a memory like a goldfish?

Added: 20.03.2017 23:09 | 2 views | 0 comments

Last year, UK health insurance company Saga found most of us dread incurable brain diseases such as dementia more than cancer or a heart attack. Do you have reason to worry?

From: www.dailymail.co.uk

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