Tag Archive for: dementia

Do brain training games really work?

Brain training games allege they can help people improve cognition and keep their minds sharp. But can they?

Physical activity a key to brain health

Being physically active is critically important for general health, heart health, and brain health, too.

Hemsworth raises awareness about genetic testing and dementia

Chris Hemsworth, the actor who plays Thor, has tested positive for a gene linked to Alzheimer’s disease. What does this mean?

Mourning of the inanimate

Giving care to a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease is never easy. When you’re in your 30s, it’s excruciating.

Running through a diagnosis of dementia

Following a dementia diagnosis, Tom and Becky White remain determined to run a race in every state. This is their story.

Cutting through the (brain) fog

Brain fog is one of the most talked-about side effects of COVID-19. But what is it? And what is its connection to dementia?

The truth about Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease is a brain disorder that causes uncontrollable movements. In this Q&A, Dr. Alexander Troster explains why.

What Tony Bennett taught us about life with dementia

Fans loved singer Tony Bennett for his silky voice. He also was an inspiration for how he lived with Alzheimer’s Disease.

Record number of Alzheimer’s drugs in development in 2023

Recent research indicates there are more Alzheimer’s Disease drugs in trial now than ever. That’s good news for patients seeking relief.

The future of Alzheimer’s Disease drugs

There’s a big push for new drugs to treat Alzheimer’s Disease, In this Q&A, Dr. Jeffrey Cummings explains why that’s a good thing.