Healthy eating might help protect your brain, experts say, but other factors play in as well.
A trial of donanemab, an experimental drug, found it modestly slowed the worsening of memory and thinking and worked better in patients at earlier stages and those under 75.
A new study suggests a link, but experts caution that there’s more to the story.
Medicare will cover much of the cost for patients in the early stages of the disease, but Leqembi has safety risks and can only modestly slow cognitive decline.
The F.D.A. gave full approval to the drug, but added a black-box warning about safety risks. Medicare said it would cover most of the high cost.
The family of the celebrity zookeeper Jack Hanna is speaking publicly about their difficulties communicating with him now that he has Alzheimer’s. Experts say that such interactions take patience and sensitivity.
La periodontitis se ha vinculado con una variedad de afecciones, entre ellas diabetes, enfermedades cardíacas, demencia y más. Esto es lo que, según los expertos, puedes hacer para controlar el riesgo.
Donanemab is not a cure and comes with significant side effects, but patients had longer periods of independent living while on the drug.
Gum disease has been associated with a range of health conditions, including diabetes, heart disease, dementia and more. Here’s what experts say you can do to manage the risk.
It pained her to see how Alzheimer’s was stealing her father’s memories. As he drifted further away, she struggled to connect with him — until she found his old journals.