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July 30, 2014
Rush and Northwestern are studying whether a new treatment can slow memory loss caused by Alzheimer’s.
Press Release
June 16, 2014
A new research study at Rush University Medical Center and Northwestern Medicine is testing whether a new investigational treatment can slow the...
News Feature
June 20, 2014
Research indicates that Alzheimer’s contributes to nearly as many U.S. deaths as heart disease or cancer.
Press Release
February 15, 2012
Researchers at Rush University Medical Center are conducting an early phase clinical trial of a novel drug therapy for patients with dementia due to...
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March 21, 2012
A new study published in the March 21 issue of Neurology suggests that older adults who are hospitalized may have an increased risk of subsequent...
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April 4, 2012
Two new studies suggest that a person’s memory declines at a faster rate in the last two-and-a-half years of life than at any other time after memory...
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April 18, 2012
Daily physical activity may reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and cognitive decline, even in people over the age of 80, according to a new study...
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May 7, 2012
Greater purpose in life may help stave off the harmful effects of plaques and tangles associated with Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study...
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September 19, 2012
The results from a new study by neurological researchers from the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center suggest that people who were emotionally neglected...
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November 26, 2012
Mental activities like reading and writing can preserve structural integrity in the brains of older people.