Posts Tagged ‘Drug’

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New Drug Trial Aims To Prevent Alzheimer’s Before It Starts

Researchers will test an experimental drug that could prevent Alzheimer’s disease in people who are genetically slated to develop Alzheimer’s disease but have yet to exhibit symptoms. On Tuesday, the federal government unveiled its National Alzheimer’s Plan to find effective ways to prevent and treat dementia and Alzheimer’s by 2025. On Wednesday, the plan’s scope […]

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The Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Market Will Nearly Triple Over the Next Ten Years, Increasing from $5.4 Billion in 2010 to $14.3 Billion in 2020 | Alzheimer’s Articles, Information and Resources

Decision Resources, one of the world’s leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that the Alzheimer’s disease drug market will nearly triple over the next ten years, increasing from $5.4 billion in 2010 to $14.3 billion in 2020 in the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom and Japan. […]

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Potential Target for Treating Common Form of Early-Onset Dementia Identified

No cure exists for frontotemporal dementia, which strikes between the ages of 40 and 64 and accounts for at least one in four cases of early-onset dementia. Caused by the death of cells in the front and sides of the brain, the disease can lead to dramatic changes in a patient’s personality and behavior, including […]

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Non-Prescription Treatments and Preventatives Help Alzheimer’s Disease

A recently published study on a popular Alzheimer’s disease drug demonstrated that there is no significant difference between patients taking the prescription drug and those taking a placebo. With one in seven Americans over the age of 71 affected by some form of dementia, the popularity of pharmaceuticals that offer any glimmer of hope is […]

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5 Easy Ways To Prevent Alzheimer’s

Ignore mainstream medicine’s “remedies” for mental problems. There are several safer and less expensive alternatives for mild or acute levels of dementia. Mild levels of dementia include mental fog and forgetfulness. Acute dementia includes Alzheimer’s disease. And other mental issues regardless of age have some worthwhile alternative remedies as well. NOTE: For more information on […]

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Mature brain or Alzheimer’s brain – which do you have?

If you’re over 50, chances are you’ve begun to notice some memory loss. Even in perfectly healthy adults with exceedingly active brains, the hippocampus – a part of the brain important to the formation of memories – begins to atrophy around the age of 55. As this happens, no doubt you begin to wonder, with […]