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The analysis revealed a significant link between worsening depression symptoms and mental decline over two to seven years, and both of these trends seemed to be linked to a buildup of amyloid protein in brain tissue. Source: NEW FEED [...]
Mon, Aug 12, 2019
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Areas of the brain that keep you awake during the day are damaged in the early stages of the memory-robbing  disease, which is why people with Alzheimer’s may nap excessively long before they start to struggle with forgetting things, the... [...]
Mon, Aug 12, 2019
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The blood test may be even more sensitive than the current gold standard — a PET brain scan — at detecting early amyloid accumulation in the brain, according to the authors. Source: NEW FEED [...]
Fri, Aug 02, 2019
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Rates of Alzheimer’s disease are higher in women than in men, and researchers now think they know why. Source: NEW FEED [...]
Wed, Jul 17, 2019
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