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Is a vaccine for Alzheimer's disease really on the horizon?

Safety and immunogenicity of the tau vaccine AADvac1 in patients with Alzheimer’s disease: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 1 trial.

Novak P, Schmidt R, Kontsekova E… 430 more words

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Theresa May’s dementia tax for social care is a disgrace

Theresa May’s dementia tax deserves the backlash it has received. It is a vindictive attempt to punish a select, unfortunate few for the crisis in social care exacerbated by the Conservative party since it took power in 2010. 774 more words


Deaths from Alzheimer's disease in the US have risen by 55%, says CDC

The rate of people dying from Alzheimer’s disease in the United States rose by 55% over a 15-year period, new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows. 636 more words


New Dementia Drug May Help Prevent Disease

UNITED STATES  —  As important as it is to cure dementia-related diseases, the next best thing may be stopping it before it even shows up. 346 more words


Alzheimer’s and Dementia Are Not the Same

Do you get confused when people use these terms? Alzheimer’s and Dementia are interchangeably used so much these days that one can easy mistaken it to have the same meaning. 850 more words

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US, CDC: Alzheimer’s disease deaths spike 55% over 15 years

Alzheimer’s disease deaths spike 55% over 15 years according to US Agency CDC. The story has been reported by an international news outlet.
”Federal researchers have found the death rate for those with Alzheimer’s disease rose significantly since 1999, especially among certain ethnicities over 85 years old or those in the south-east region of the US.” 207 more words


I remember being surrounded by color growing up.

Oriental rugs that my parents insured to the Laura Ashley wallpaper in the Bed & Breakfast rooms, our house was tastefully decorated with real antiques and flowers. 45 more words

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