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Dementia cases could rise to 81 mln by 2040 -study 16.12.2005 New Kerala: World News
LONDON: The number of people suffering from dementia is expected to double every 20 years and could reach more than 81 million worldwide by 2040
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Study links Alzheimer's with toxic protein fragments 15.12.2005 New Kerala: Health News
Washington: Researchers from the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease have shown how a mutant form of the protein apolipoprotein E, also known as apoE, is a causative factor for Alzheimer's disease.
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Former U.S. Sen. William Proxmire dies 15.12.2005 New Kerala: World News
BALTIMORE: Former U.S. Sen. and government watchdog William Proxmire, D-Wis., died Thursday at a Baltimore-area long-term care facility. He was 90.
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Testosterone therapy may help elderly men with Alzheimer 13.12.2005 New Kerala: Health News
Washington : Testosterone replacement therapy may help elderly men with mild Alzheimer's disease improve the quality of their life, a new study has found.
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Alzheimer's patients given testosterone 13.12.2005 New Kerala: Health News
LOS ANGELES: UCLA scientists say the first study of the effects of testosterone on the psychological health of men with mild Alzheimer's disease finds improvements.
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Fruits, vegetables may keep memory strong 10.12.2005 New Kerala: Health News
New York : Eating plenty of fruits and vegetables not only makes you healthier but may also help keep your memory strong, says a study.
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Excess of brain enzyme is bad 8.12.2005 New Kerala: Health News
Washington : A recent research on mice has shown that a brain enzyme important in the development and maintenance of learning and memory, can adversely affect the brain if present in elevated levels.
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Exercise keeps Alzheimer's at bay 4.12.2005 New Kerala: Health News
London : A preliminary research on mice has shown that exercise on a regular basis helps to keep the neurodegenerative disease, Alzheimer's, at bay.
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Diet link sought in Alzheimer's disease 30.11.2005 New Kerala: Health News
LOGAN, Utah: Utah State University scientists say they are finding indications there may be a link between diet and Alzheimer's disease.
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A village for poor 24.11.2005 Hindu: Kerala
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The work on Sai Gramam, an ambitious project initiated by Sri Sathya Sai Orphanage Trust to develop various service schemes for the benefit of weaker sections of society, has begun. The project is coming up at Thonnakkal, ...
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Alzheimer's plaque precursor is imaged 23.11.2005 New Kerala: World News
CHICAGO: University of Illinois-Chicago chemists have obtained the first molecular-level image of Alzheimer's precursors using a nuclear magnetic resonance system.
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Meet on Alzheimer's in Thiruvananthapuram from Nov 12-14 8.11.2005 ET: Jobs
Meet on Alzheimer's in Thiruvananthapuram from Nov 12-14
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Diet reduces Alzheimer's protein in mice study 25.10.2005 New Kerala: Health News
NEW YORK: Experiments in mice genetically engineered to develop a form of Alzheimer's disease show that a diet high in saturated fats and low in carbohydrates reduces levels of the protein amyloid-beta in the brain, which is thought to be one of the key factors in the diseases.
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Snail memory boost seen promising for Alzheimer's 25.10.2005 New Kerala: Health News
WASHINGTON: A cancer drug may stimulate the production of proteins needed for long-term memory, supporting interest in the compound as a possible treatment for Alzheimer's disease, researchers have said.
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Heart surgery not a major cause of dementia 21.10.2005 New Kerala: Health News
NEW YORK: Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is not a major risk factor for either short- or long-term cognitive decline or dementia, according to two reports in the journal Neurology.
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High fat, low carbohydrate diet reduces Alzheimer?s risk 18.10.2005 New Kerala: Health News
Washington : A high fat, low carbohydrate diet reduces the quantity of a brain protein, amyloid-beta, which is an indicator of Alzheimer?s disease, in mice.
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Midlife obesity dramatically increases dementia, Alzheimer risk 11.10.2005 New Kerala: Health News
Washington: A new study published in the recent issue of JAMA journal Archives of Neurology shows that obesity in midlife could increase the risk of dementia and Alzheimer later in life.
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Down's syndrome breakthrough 6.10.2005 Hindu: Science & Technology
By adding the chromosome 21, mice with nearly all of the traits of Down's syndrome have been created
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Weight loss may precede Alzheimer's, study finds 28.9.2005 New Kerala: Health News
WASHINGTON: Some older people who inexplicably lose weight may be in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease, US researchers reported.
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'Two million Pakistanis suffer from Alzheimer's' 1.1.1970 Sify News
With the population of elderly people in the country growing fast, the incidence of Alzheimer's is increasing alarmingly with around two million Pakistanis suffering from the preventable condition and their numbers continue to mount, health experts have warned.
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