Columbia neurologist William Kreisl, MD, explains the potential uses—and limitations—of a smell test in sniffing out Alzheimer’s disease risk.
High levels of antibodies to five common infections found to be associated with an increased risk of cognitive decline.
The virus that causes cold sores, along with other viral or bacterial infections, may be associated with cognitive problems; a new study from CUMC's Mira Katan and Mitch Elkind.
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.