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July 30, 2016
The Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center, which performs acclaimed research using organ donor brains, just received a $14.3 million NIA grant renewal.
News Feature
August 29, 2017
A pioneer in Alzheimer's disease research, Denis Evans, MD, received a lifetime achievement award from the Alzheimer's Association. 
News Feature
July 11, 2016
Eating cinnamon might improve learning ability, according to a new study by Rush University Medical Center neuroscientists.
Press Release
June 30, 2016
Diseased blood vessels in the brain, which commonly is found in elderly people, may contribute more significantly to Alzheimer's disease dementia...
Press Release
May 6, 2016
Eating a meal of seafood or other foods containing omega-3 fatty acids at least once a week may protect against age-related memory loss and thinking...
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April 12, 2016
A $14.5 million NIA grant is supporting a new study led by researchers at Rush that aims to determine if an intervention known as the MIND diet can...
News Feature
February 1, 2016
Elevated levels of mercury in the brain due to eating seafood don't increase harm to the brain, according to a Rush study.
News Feature
January 28, 2016
Older people with higher amounts of a key protein in their brains had slower decline in their memory and thinking abilities than people with lower...
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January 28, 2016
Older people with higher amounts of a key protein in their brains had slower decline in their memory and thinking abilities than people with lower...
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January 4, 2016
A diet created, studied and reported on by researchers at Rush has been ranked the easiest diet to follow and the second best overall diet for 2016...

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