Researchers at Columbia University found that dementia is on the decline in seniors from northern Manhattan, following national trends.
More symptoms of depression and lower cognitive status are independently associated with a more rapid decline in the ability to handle tasks of everyday living, according to a study by CUMC researchers.
Study finds tiny, targeted drug particles may be effective in treating chronic diseases
It's not just amyloid; white matter hyperintensities may be a second necessary factor for the development of Alzheimer’s.
Depression appears to be associated with mild cognitive impairment and an increased risk of dementia; José A. Luchsinger, MD, MPH was senior author of the study, published in the Archives of Neurology.
Richard Mayeux was elected Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his work on the epidemiology of Alzheimer's disease.