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11 New Genes Tied To Alzheimer’s Disease

Scientists have doubled the number of genes associated with Alzheimer's disease, giving researchers twice the number of targets for drug therapies. The genetic...

Skin Cancer Tied To A Lower Risk of Alzheimer’s

There's no positive side to developing skin cancer, but the latest research ties certain forms of the disease to a reduced risk of dementia. Researchers from...

Alzheimer’s Brain Scan Test Gets FDA Approval

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave the O.K. last Friday to a new radioactive dye that helps doctors scan the brain for Alzheimer’s disease. The...