Posts Tagged ‘alzheimers symptoms’

Sleeplessness Linked To Alzheimer's Disease

Thursday, February 16th, 2012
When people have trouble sleeping in the night, they might just be thinking that it would only lead to a sleepy day ahead, lower productivity and not much else. But researchers are discovering other things that might make some people more concerned about their lack of sleep and similar problems. One study suggests that poor quality sleep may be linked to the build-up of plaques in the brain, a sign usually seen in

Study: Thinner Brains A Sign Of Alzheimer’s

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011
A new study indicates that older people with signs of developing Alzheimer’s disease show thinner measurements of the outer edges of their brain. The recent finding can help researchers to test out certain medications for the said disease by giving them the means to track its progression. The study findings are published in the December 21 online issue of the journal Neurology. Researchers from the Harvard Medica