Alzheimer's Disease 101
An estimated 5.8 million people in the United States are living with Alzheimer's, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. To boost your Alzheimer's awareness, take a look at the information below.
Approved: Novel Test for Early Alzheimer's Detection
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a first-of-its-kind test to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease.
Patch for Alzheimer's Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a once-weekly patch for Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer's Rx Controversy Continues
As controversy surrounding a newly approved Alzheimer's treatment continues, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is defending its decision to approve the drug.
Alzheimer's Rx Gets Green Light
The last time the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a treatment for Alzheimer's disease was 2003. Eighteen years later, the agency has finally approved a new Alzheimer's treatment.
TV and Your Brain Health
That nightly TV binge might be harming your brain.
Approved: First Drug to Image Alzheimer’s Marker
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first drug to help image tau pathology, a common marker in Alzheimer’s disease.
A Possible New Blood Test for Alzheimer's
A blood test to detect Alzheimer's disease? A new study suggests it's possible.
Cracking Down on Illegal Alzheimer's Treatments
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken action against 17 companies that were illegally selling products claiming to treat Alzheimer’s disease.
Promoting Alzheimer's Awareness
June is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month. This month, health officials are hoping to raise awareness about Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.