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Alzheimer’s Disease: Precision Medicine May Get Us Closer to Cure

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A precision medicine approach based on biomarkers, powered by AI, and sensitive to gender may get us closer to a cure for Alzheimer's Disease.
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Recent Advances in Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention

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A prominent neurologist reviews what is known (and not known) about recent evidence-based advances in Alzheimer's Disease prevention.
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MdDS Makes You Feel Like You’re Still on the Boat

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MdDS is an under recognized neurologic disorder where the rocking sensation you experience after getting off of a boat or a plane persists indefinitely.
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What You Need to Know About TMS for Treatment-Resistant Depression 

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Roughly 1/3 of patients diagnosed with Major Depressive are said to have treatment-resistant depression. TMS may be a good alternative for them.

The Gut-Brain Connection: How Probiotics Can Improve Mood

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While probiotics work solely in the intestines, thanks to the gut-brain connection, the work done there can impact your mental health as well.
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Dementia Facts and Stats Everyone Should Know

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Dementia affects people around the world and is becoming more common every year. Here are a few surprising facts about the condition.
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The Importance of Women’s Brains in Alzheimer’s Disease Research

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Understanding sex differences in human brains is crucial for precision medicine in Alzheimer's Disease. It may also help get to a cure.
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How Little White Lies Can Lead to Great Big Ones

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Studies show lies increase with repetition but only when the participant benefited. Self-interest is the thing that pushes people down that slippery slope.
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What is the Impact of Dementia on Comorbid Conditions?

New research finds that dementia has a substantial impact on the costs and prevalence of certain common comorbid conditions compared with matched individuals without dementia.
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Alzheimer’s, Cholesterol & Genetics—How to Reduce Your Risk for Dementia

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We can make choices to protect our brains & prevent late-life Alzheimer’s by following some steps proven to prevent dementia & sharpen your mind.

Cannabidiol Approved to Treat Rare but Severe Forms of Epilepsy

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in a landmark decision on June 25, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first-ever marijuana-derived drug called Epidiolex. It will be used to treat seizures associated with two rare and severe forms of epilepsy.
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Lower Blood Pressure Found to Lower Dementia Risk

A new study shows that aggressively treating blood pressure to a target of 120 mmHg was associated with a lower risk of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and dementia compared to a group treated to a target of 140 mmHg or less.