January 13, 2022
Researchers show how physical activity protects cognition by altering brain chemistry that maintains synapses, especially for the elderly.
November 29, 2021
Existing drugs may offer effective prevention.
October 21, 2021
Neuroscientist Emily Jacobs will discuss the understudied topic of women’s brain health.
August 19, 2021
It’s complicated, but for some patients, there’s reason to be optimistic about aducanumab, the treatment that made waves upon receiving FDA approval this summer.
August 12, 2021
Too little sleep in the first six months after birth can add 3 to 7 years to a woman’s ‘biological age,’ scientists report.
June 3, 2021
New class examines how and why physical activity can work better than pills.
March 25, 2021
Obesity, hypertension and high glucose in early adulthood may take a heavy toll on cognition late in life, UCSF-led study shows.
Could gene therapy halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease? A first-in-human clinical trial will seek answers
February 25, 2021
Earlier animal studies suggest the restorative gene treatment may slow, prevent or reverse progression of the disorder.
December 14, 2020
During any other year, these groundbreaking advances would have been big news. Here’s some of what you may have missed while you were busy washing your hands.
December 3, 2020
A pilot study shows eating mangoes — but not too many mangoes — may have promising results.