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March 6, 2018
Dr. David Bennett has been awarded the 2018 Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick’s, Alzheimer’s and Related Diseases by the American Academy of...
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February 20, 2018
Levels of a protein found in the brain called alpha-synuclein are significantly lower than normal in cerebrospinal fluid collected in Parkinson’s...
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February 13, 2018
Higher levels of lifestyle physical activity are associated with more gray matter in older adults’ brains, a study by researchers at Rush found.
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January 25, 2018
A diet created by researchers at Rush University Medical Center may help substantially slow cognitive decline in stroke survivors, according to...
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January 11, 2019
Emergency and urgent hospitalizations are associated with an increased rate of cognitive decline in older adults and may be a more of a major risk...
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June 19, 2017
Alzheimer’s disease and aging experts are conducting a national clinical study to determine if exercise may be an effective non-drug intervention for...
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April 22, 2017
Two genes are associated with people having better cognitive function than expected, given the damage in their brains due to conditions of aging.
News Feature
March 29, 2017
Researchers have discovered a new gene that is associated with risk of a common form of brain pathology that occurs in Alzheimer’s disease.
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March 24, 2017
Neurologists at the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center are conducting an 18-month clinical trial testing a type of insulin delivered in a nasal spray –...
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March 24, 2017
Investigators at Rush University Medical Center and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston reported the discovery of a new gene that is...

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