Alzheimer’s research has made great strides in recent years. Scientists have found new ways to diagnose the disease while it’s still in its early stages. Blood tests and brain scans may be able to spot the presence of beta-amyloid and other Alzheimer’s markers before symptoms appear. And although no definitive
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Scientists have developed a new technique that may one day lead to a simple diagnostic test for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) or Parkinson’s disease (PD). The technique involves examining skin biopsies for signs of abnormal proteins associated with the disorders, according to a paper presented at the annual meeting of the
Dementia can be very scary. Increasing episodes of forgetfulness can leave someone feeling helpless and confused. If not addressed, symptoms can gradually worsen. But, there is hope!