American scientists have proven the link between COVID-19 and Alzheimer’s disease

As a result, it turned out that in people who have recovered from coronavirus, the risk of developing dementia is one and a half times higher compared to those who have never encountered an infection. However, the researchers admit the need for more scientific research, as it remains unclear whether COVID-19 is a trigger for … Read more

Rush University scientists claim strawberries may protect against Alzheimer’s Regular consumption of strawberries reduces the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, scientists from the Rush University Medical Center found. They found that this berry as a snack or in cereal protects the brain from the development of dementia. The results of the scientific work are published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. Strawberries contain … Read more

Scientists have developed a new method for diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease

American scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the US have developed a new way to identify people with an increased genetic risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease before any symptoms appear. The research results are published September 1 in the journal PLOS Genetics. Scientists analyzed data on 7.1 million common deviations of the reference … Read more

Scientists find gene linked to Alzheimer’s disease

The activity of microglial genes (immune cells in the brain) is regulated by the SPI1 proto-oncogene, which is implicated in the onset of Alzheimer’s disease. This conclusion was made by American scientists from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, this is stated in an article published in the journal Nature Genetics. The researchers took samples … Read more

More than fifty people were injured in a fire at the Alzheimer’s Center in the Czech Republic

More than 50 people were injured in a fire at the Alzheimer’s Center in the city of Roztoky, which is located 5 km northwest of the Czech capital. Information about this was reported by the representative of the ambulance service and rescuers of the Central Bohemian region Monika Novakova in an interview with the press. … Read more

Men’s Health: Regular consumption of chips increases the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease

The authors of the publication noted that regular consumption of these products significantly increases the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. They explained that tuna contains mercury, the excessive content of which in the body leads to a violation of human cognitive functions. At the same time, crackers contain too much harmful fat, and the use … Read more

Russian scientists have taken a step towards creating a cure for Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s

Scientists at Southern Federal University have found a protein that helps restore cells in the peripheral nervous system damaged by mechanical stress. This is the Hsp70 protein. It belongs to the class of heat shock proteins that are found in the cells of all living organisms. Their synthesis increases with increasing temperature or under other … Read more