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January 11, 2016
A doctor at Rush is leading a research effort to treat Niemann-Pick disease type C, a degenerative disease often is diagnosed in elementary school-...
News Feature
November 30, 2015
Raj C. Shah, MD, studies ways to prevent, diagnose and treat age-related conditions, particularly memory loss, that characterizes Alzheimer’s. 
News Feature
October 19, 2015
Experts in elder abuse call for research to help older adults at risk from age-associated financial vulnerability.
News Feature
October 5, 2015
The establishment of the Center for Community Health Equity — a new collaboration between Rush University and DePaul University — seeks to break the...
News Feature
August 27, 2015
People who will develop dementia may begin to lose awareness of memory problems two to three years before onset of the disease, according to a new...
News Feature
July 31, 2015
Eating a group of specific foods may slow cognitive decline among aging adults, even when the person is not at risk of developing Alzheimer’s.
News Feature
July 23, 2015
While Alzheimer's is the fourth leading cause of death for older African-Americans, just one in 20 clinical trial participants are African-American...
News Feature
July 16, 2015
Alzheimer’s disease may cause different changes in the brains of black patients than those of white patients, according to a new study.
Press Release
June 24, 2015
(CHICAGO) – A new study by researchers from Rush University Medical Center suggests that errors on memory and thinking tests may signal Alzheimer’s...
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June 15, 2015
A discovery by researchers at Rush points to a novel treatment that eventually might be effective for Alzheimer's disease.