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Dementia

Alzheimer's

What is Alzheimer’s disease? One of the most common forms of dementia, Alzheimer's disease is marked by a progressive degeneration of brain tissue and primarily affects people over the age of 65. Alzheimer’s is often incorrectly referred to as senile dementia. Learn more about the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease here.

It's never too late for new brain cells

Findings from new research gives hope to everyone who struggles with a fading memory – and could lead to new treatments for mental decline in older adults.

Education no match for Alzheimer's

In a study there was no association between higher education and a slower decline in thinking and memory caused by Alzheimer's disease.

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