Target date for Alzheimer’s treatment slipping away

With a population that is quickly aging it’s no surprise that there are considerable resources dedicated to treating, and maybe even curing, the scourge of Alzheimer’s.  But did you know that there is actually a strategy behind the ongoing research into Alzheimer’s treatments? This comes from the  National Plan to …

Report: nine ways to reduce Alzheimer’s risk

With no verified treatments for Alzheimer’s on the immediate horizon, recommendations for prevention are generally best guesses based on research done to date. With that in mind, a recent report in the UK journal Lancet offered a list of nine ways to reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s. They note quite …