Fredrick Kunkle

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The drugs show promise in clearing beta amyloid from the brain, but therapeutic advances remain slow.

  • Jul 22, 2015

New research says gender plays a role in faster cognitive declines and abnormal proteins in the brain.

  • Jul 21, 2015

Sedentary lifestyles and social isolation seem to speed decline of cognitive function, researchers say.

  • Jul 20, 2015

Scientists at a conference collaborate on the hunt for biomarkers of the dementia-causing disease.

  • Jul 19, 2015

Many scientists expect to see more effective ways to detect, treat, delay or prevent the disease.

  • Jul 18, 2015

  • Jul 15, 2015

Initiatives coincide with White House Conference on Aging.

  • Jul 13, 2015

Older gay people and lesbians face housing discrimination in retirement or care facilities, activists say.

  • Jul 11, 2015

As the disease becomes more common, more take steps to prevent, or at least postpone, its onset.

  • Jul 4, 2015

Number of people held for mental health evaluation rose in wake of 2013 tragedy involving state senator

  • Jul 2, 2015
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