A woman has climbed to the base camp of the tallest mountain for a dementia charity.
A new eye test could be used to spot early signs of Alzheimer’s disease, research suggests.
Women taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in the long-term could have a small increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease, research suggests.
Great British Bake Off star Candice Brown said she is getting energy from sugar as she trains for her first London Marathon, which she is running to raise money for a dementia campaign.
A simple blood test that detects signs of brain damage could be used to spot developing Alzheimer’s disease, say scientists.
A hormone released during exercise may protect the brain against Alzheimer’s disease, research suggests.
A vaccine against Alzheimer’s has come a step closer to reality after scientists succeeded in preventing the build-up of toxic brain proteins linked to the disease.
Eliminating so-called “zombie” cells in the brain has been shown to reduce cognitive decline in mice.
Low dose aspirin may help cells in the brain to clear away a toxic protein molecule at the core of Alzheimer’s, early research suggests.
Experts have strongly condemned “irresponsible” and “deeply cynical” claims that a new food supplement can slow the progress of Alzheimer’s.
Medical researchers are hoping to bust some of the myths and mystery surrounding clinical trials in an effort to get more much-needed volunteers.
An elderly widower who was diagnosed with dementia after his wife was hit by a car said discovering the latest technology has given him a new lease of life.
Dame Barbara Windsor is “thrilled” that speaking out about having Alzheimer’s disease is helping people, the actress’s friend Jane Moore has said.
Former EastEnders star Harry Reid has shared an emotional message for “national treasure” Dame Barbara Windsor in response to her Alzheimer’s diagnosis.
Dame Barbara Windsor’s husband has revealed the EastEnders star has sometimes forgotten they are married since being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.
Dame Barbara Windsor’s former EastEnders co-stars have sent her messages of support after her husband revealed the actress has been living with Alzheimer’s.
Dame Barbara Windsor is said to be “thrilled” by the reaction from the public over her Alzheimer’s diagnosis.
Support has begun to pour in for Dame Barbara Windsor after her husband revealed the actress has been living with Alzheimer’s.
Just one night of poor sleep can significantly increase levels of a toxic brain substance linked to Alzheimer’s disease, a study has found.
Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston appears in a new film for a campaign addressing people’s misconceptions about dementia.
Hormone replacement therapy patches used to reduce symptoms of the menopause may preserve the brain and protect against Alzheimer’s, research suggests.
A dozen Alzheimer’s drugs that can halt, slow or reverse the disease could be available to patients in three years, a report has revealed.
A vegetable compound in beetroot could provide new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, new research suggests.
Feeling depressed for years causes changes in the brain that may mirror the progress of Alzheimer’s by triggering the death of neurons, research has shown.
Heavy drinking may be a major risk factor for early-onset dementia, new research suggests.
Scientists believe the hallmark Alzheimer’s protein – amyloid beta – may have been passed to a small number of people during childhood brain surgery.
Clinical signs of Alzheimer’s have been completely reversed by scientists targeting a specific brain protein, raising hopes of an effective treatment for the disease.
A simple blood test that identifies people at risk of Alzheimer’s could become a reality after the discovery of new telltale biomarkers.
Sleep disturbances caused by “body clock” disruption may be an early warning sign of Alzheimer’s, new research suggests.
Timothy West has spoken of how glimpses of his wife’s struggle with Alzheimer’s during the pair’s televised canal trips have given hope to others affected by the disease.