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Sep 15, 2017, 13:23 ET La Alzheimer's Association y el Consejo Nacional Hispano para el Adulto Mayor se unen para educar a las comunidades Latinas y aumentar su acceso a la información y los recursos sobre esta enfermedad

La Alzheimer's Association y Consejo Nacional Hispano para el Adulto Mayor, (NHCOA) por sus siglas en inglés, anunciaron este vierne su...


Sep 15, 2017, 13:19 ET Alzheimer's Association and National Hispanic Council on Aging Collaborate to Educate Latino Communities, Increase Access to Alzheimer's Information and Resources

The Alzheimer's Association and the National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA) announced today a nationwide partnership aimed at increasing...


Sep 15, 2017, 11:41 ET Alzheimer's Association and National Hispanic Council on Aging Collaborate to Educate Latino Communities, Increase Access to Alzheimer's Information and Resources

The Alzheimer's Association and the National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA) announced today a nationwide partnership aimed at increasing...


Aug 08, 2017, 17:30 ET Alzheimer's Association Mourns Death Of Country Music Legend Glen Campbell

The Alzheimer's Association is saddened by the death of country music legend Glen Campbell. He and his family bravely revealed his Alzheimer's...


Jul 20, 2017, 00:01 ET The Lancet-Kommission: Ein Drittel aller Demenz-Erkrankungen ist potenziell vermeidbar

- The Lancet veröffentlicht International Commission on Dementia Prevention, Intervention and Care - - US-amerikanische NIA erteilt...


Jul 20, 2017, 00:01 ET The Lancet Commission: One Third of Dementia May Be Preventable

- The Lancet releases International Commission on Dementia Prevention, Intervention and Care - - U.S. NIA shares inaugural research grants on...


Jul 20, 2017, 00:01 ET International Conference® 2017 Focus On Lifestyle, Risk Reduction, Improved Diagnosis And Early Detection

New research results presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2017 (AAIC 2017) deepen our understanding of the risk...


Jul 20, 2017, 00:01 ET Comisión The Lancet: un tercio de los casos de demencia podrían ser evitables

- The Lancet publica la Comisión Internacional sobre Prevención, Intervención y Cuidados de la Demencia - - El NIA de EEUU hace públicas las...


Jul 20, 2017, 00:01 ET Congreso® internacional 2017 se centrará en estilos de vida, reducir el riesgo, mejorar los diagnósticos y la detección precoz

Los resultados de un nuevo estudio sobre el Alzheimer fueron presentados en el Congreso Internacional de la Asociación para el Alzheimer 2017 (AAIC...


Jul 20, 2017, 00:01 ET International Conference® 2017 est axée sur le mode de vie, la réduction des risques, le diagnostic amélioré et la détection précoce

Des résultats d'une nouvelle recherche présentés lors de la conférence internationale de l'Association de la maladie d'Alzheimer 2017 (AAIC 2017)...


Jul 20, 2017, 00:01 ET International Conference® 2017 legt Schwerpunkt auf Lebensstil, Risikominderung, bessere Diagnose und Früherkennung

Neue Forschungsergebnisse, die auf der Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2017 (AAIC 2017) präsentiert wurden, vertiefen unser...


Jul 20, 2017, 00:01 ET Commission The Lancet : un tiers de la démence pourrait être prévenue

- The Lancet publie la Commission internationale sur la prévention, le traitement et les soins relatifs à la démence - - Le NIA des États-Unis...


Jul 19, 2017, 03:00 ET La Asociación del Alzheimer en EE.UU. lanza un estudio de 20 millones de dólares para prevenir el deterioro cognitivo

– Resultados de 4.000 participantes, ref.: Impacto de los biomarcadores con amiloide en imágenes cerebrales en la gestión médica – Posible prueba...


Jul 19, 2017, 03:00 ET L'Alzheimer's Association lance une étude d'intervention sur le mode de vie de 20 millions USD aux États-Unis dans le but d'éviter le déclin cognitif

– Résultats de 4000 participants concernant : l'impact de l'imagerie amyloïde cérébrale sur la prise en charge médicale – – Une analyse sanguine...


Jul 19, 2017, 03:00 ET Alzheimer's Association startet in den USA großangelegte Interventionsstudie mit 20 Millionen USD-Volumen, um dem Abbau von kognitiven Fähigkeiten präventiv durch geänderte Lebensführung entgegenzuwirken

– Ergebnisse von 4.000 Teilnehmern zeigen auf, wie sich Amyloid-Bildgebung des Gehirns auf patientenbezogene Behandlungspläne auswirkt – –...


Jul 19, 2017, 03:00 ET Alzheimer's Association Launches $20 Million Lifestyle Intervention Trial In The U.S. To Prevent Cognitive Decline

– Results from 4,000 Participants re: Impact of Brain Amyloid Imaging on Medical Management – – Possible Blood Test for Amyloid – The...


Jul 18, 2017, 03:00 ET Can Treating Sleep Problems Lower Dementia Risk?

Several new research analyses reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2017 (AAIC 2017) in London found significant...


Jul 17, 2017, 04:30 ET Healthy Eating Habits May Preserve Cognitive Function And Reduce The Risk Of Dementia

Results from four large population-based studies support a connection between good dietary practices and better cognition in old age. Study results...


Jul 17, 2017, 03:00 ET New And Expanded Risk Factors For Cognitive Decline And Alzheimer's Disease

Detection of dementia at the earliest stages has become a worldwide scientific priority because drug treatments, prevention strategies and other...


Jul 16, 2017, 04:30 ET Underutilization Of Brain Amyloid Scans Drives Cost And Hurts Alzheimer's Disease Care

Research reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2017 in London highlighted the clinical value of amyloid-β PET...


Jul 16, 2017, 04:30 ET Regional Shortage of Neurologists Revealed Across the U.S.

According to new data reported at the 2017 Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC 2017) in London, multiple regions of the United...


Jul 16, 2017, 04:11 ET Stressful Life Experiences Age the Brain by Four Years, African Americans Most at Risk

A series of studies reported at the 2017 Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC 2017) in London confirm racial inequities in...


Jun 21, 2017, 09:11 ET Alzheimer's Association Hosts The Longest Day In Honor Of Those Living With Alzheimer's And Their Caregivers

Today, the Alzheimer's Association® hosts The Longest Day®, a day about love dedicated to all those affected by Alzheimer's disease....


Jun 01, 2017, 00:01 ET New Alzheimer's Association Survey Reveals Dramatic Impact of Alzheimer's Disease on Families

New findings from an Alzheimer's Association survey, released today in conjunction with the beginning of Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month,...


May 03, 2017, 16:59 ET "Criminal Minds" Stars Come Together To Encourage Participation In Alzheimer's Association Event "The Longest Day"

Cast members from CBS's hit series "Criminal Minds," Joe Mantegna (David Rossi), Kirsten Vangsness (Penelope Garcia) and Paget Brewster (Emily...