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» FDA Approves Amyvid for Alzheimer’s Diagnosis - Psych Central News

» FDA Approves Amyvid for Alzheimer’s Diagnosis - Psych Central News | Alzheimer's Disease Medications and Research | Scoop.it
Amyvid is a radiopharmaceutical developed by the Eli Lilly Company to aid in the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease by causing previously invisible beta amyloid...
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Actions We Can Take to Hold Off Alzheimer's (and other Memory Impairments)

New studies are coming out frequently that give us new information on what we can do to hold off Alzheimer's and other memory impairments.  This is a compilation of articles on those studies and other sources that provide ideas and information on ways to care for our mental health.  Included are articles that reinforce the known ways to combat Alzheimer's along with information on some 'myths' about fighting Memory Impairment.

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Possible Alzheimer's vaccine

Possible Alzheimer's vaccine | Alzheimer's Disease Medications and Research | Scoop.it
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the leading cause of dementia in the elderly and is an incurable disease that affects more than five million people.
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Daily Activity Tied to Lower Alzheimer's Risk

Daily Activity Tied to Lower Alzheimer's Risk | Alzheimer's Disease Medications and Research | Scoop.it
Higher levels of daily physical activity in the elderly were associated with a decreased risk of Alzheimer's disease in a new study.

 

The evidence is becoming overwhelming in this area.  A sedentary lifestyle no more, if you want to maintain your cognitive abilities.

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» FDA Approves Amyvid for Alzheimer’s Diagnosis - Psych Central News

» FDA Approves Amyvid for Alzheimer’s Diagnosis - Psych Central News | Alzheimer's Disease Medications and Research | Scoop.it
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Old Medicine May Have New Role in Alzheimer's

Old Medicine May Have New Role in Alzheimer's | Alzheimer's Disease Medications and Research | Scoop.it
A new study in laboratory animals suggests a promising new avenue for treating Alzheimer's Disease. the mice in this research were given a medicine that's been around for decades.
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