Family history of Alzheimer's, length of gene impacts risk for ... Washington D.C. [USA], May 23 : A study finds that late middle-aged people, with a family history and longer version of mitochondrial gene, encountered twice as much memory loss up to 10 years later as someone with a family history and a short version of the gene.
91% youth don't consider forgetfulness as a disease: Study New Delhi , Apr. 4 : As per a recent survey conducted by Fortis Flt. Lt. Rajan Dhall Hospital, Vasant Kunj (FHVK) to calculate the understanding of Alzheimer's and Dementia, it is found that forgetfulness is not considered as a disease among youth of India.
Vitamin A deficiency in pregnant women ups risk of Alzheimer's for ... Washington D.C. [USA], Jan. 28 : For would-be-mommies, inclusion of sweet potatoes, carrots, and dark leafy greens in their diet are a must, as a study warns that deficiency of vitamin A in the womb or just after birth can have a detrimental effect on the brain development of the fetus or the ...
Explanation found for Alzheimer's risk gene gets Washington D.C., Aug. 18 : A recent study has identified a connection between ApoE4 gene and protein build-up associated with Alzheimer's that provides a possible biochemical explanation for how extra ApoE4 causes the disease.
Study enabling docs to predict risk of Alzheimer Washington D.C, Aug. 8 : The recent findings have unveiled results from a new Randox Laboratories that will help in identifying the patients, who are at an elevated risk of Alzheimer's disease.