Published Articles

This diet could help prevent Alzheimer’s disease

A diet high in protein reduces the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, according to new findings, which show it protects against brain amyloid beta in older adults.
22 February 2018

Pfizer abandons Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s research

Pfizer has announced that it is pulling out of early-stage research into Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease after investing heavily in the area in recent years.
10 January 2018

Marriage may help stave off dementia

Marriage appears to lower the risk of developing dementia, according to the available evidence, which suggests that the risk is modifiable by lifestyle.
28 November 2017

Alzheimer’s drug results wow conference

‘It’s a major advance in confirming amyloid beta is the right target,’ says neuroscientist
27 March 2015

Gout’s unexpected effect on Alzheimer’s risk

Higher levels of uric acid may explain the association, say US researchers
06 March 2015

Australian study trials turmeric for Alzheimer’s

The spice is a powerful antioxidant and is known to lower amyloid in the brain, professor says
27 February 2015