Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Videogames among risk factors for Alzheimer’s

2017.08.08

Playing violent "shooter" video games can damage the brain and might even increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease, researchers claim. A study by the University of Montréal has shown habitual players of action games have ...

If anaesthesia is among the causes of Alzheimer’s

2017.07.31

Over65 hit by postoperative delirium risk Alzheimer’s three times more than other old patients. It has been affirmed by an American study published in the British Journal of Anaesthesia. Authors have involved a sample ...

10 recommendations to prevent Alzheimer’s

2017.07.20

A third of Alzheimer’s cases could be avoided if people had correct life habits. A truth unveiled by The Lancet International Commission on Dementia Prevention, Intervention and Care in a report presented today at ...

Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s may have an enzyme in common

2017.07.04

The same enzyme might be the base of both Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease.  Researchers at Emory University discovered that it is the molecule asparagine endopeptidase (AEP) that contributes to an accumulation of toxic protein aggregates in ...