UM Doctors Part Of Team That Discovered New Drug To Treat Alzheimer’s DiseaseThe FDA has approved a new drug to treat Alzheimer’s disease, and part of the credit for this discovery goes to doctors at the University of Miami.
FDA Approves First New Alzheimer's Disease Drug In Nearly 20 YearsThe first new drug for Alzheimer's disease in nearly 20 years received approval from government health officials on Monday.
Breakthrough Alzheimer’s Blood Test May Make Diagnosis Simple and AffordableThere has been a huge breakthrough for diagnosing Alzheimer's disease.
UT Southwestern Celebrates 'Big Bang' Breakthrough in Alzheimer's ResearchDoctors at UT-Southwestern's O'Donnell Brain Institute have detected what they believe are changes in a single molecule that could act as the starting point for the deadly, memory-stealing disease.
Could Alzheimer's Be Triggered By A Herpes Virus?A common virus may play a role in Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study.
Lauren's List: Helpful Tips For Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness MonthJune is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month.
Scientists Say They Have Fixed The Gene Linked To Alzheimer's DiseaseScientists found that apoE4 is only slightly different from the gene apoE3 however, the protein it produces within the body is much more damaging to human brain cells.
Video Game Helping Researchers Detect Alzheimer’s Disease In PatientsResearchers are hoping a new video game will help lead them to a cure for Alzheimer’s disease.
Bill Gates Gives $50 Million To Find Cure For Alzheimer'sBill Gates says he's giving $50 million to help fight Alzheimer's disease.
Study: Lack Of Sleep Linked To Higher Risk Of Alzheimer's If you're skipping out on a good night's sleep, you might want to reconsider it.
Healthy Food For Your BrainGreens and grains are on the list of foods that have been linked to lower rates of cognitive decline.
Police Believe They've Found Remains Of Homestead Missing WomanAuthorities believe they may have found the remains of a woman reported missing in Homestead earlier this month.
UM Gets Federal Grant To Study Alzheimer's The University of Miami has been awarded a four-year grant to identify the genetic risks of Alzheimer's disease.
Florida GI Bill, E-Cigarette Ban, Among New Laws July 1On Tuesday, the state's record-setting, $77 billion election-year budget goes into effect, along with 157 other bills approved by the Legislature and signed by Gov. Rick Scott.
Online Test May Detect Alzheimer’s Disease EarlyThere isn’t a cure for Alzheimer’s, but researchers say they can slow the progression if it’s caught early.