Periodontal disease is associated with later development of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or dementia, especially in those with severe gum inflammation and edentulism (tooth loss), new research suggests (published online July 29 in Neurology)
Atherosclerosis of the internal carotid artery (ICA) is an important cause of ischemic stroke. Artery-to-artery embolism is the major stroke mechanism in patients with atherosclerotic carotid disease. This study published in BMC Neurology (20, Article number: 288 (2020) hypothesized that the atherosclerotic ICA geometry and plaque location would be...
Many emergency physicians use an intravenous fluid bolus as part of a 'cocktail' of therapies
Infection increases mortality risk among patients with dementia, new research suggests.
To determine whether a history of cerebrovascular disease (CVD) increases risk of severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) a retrospective multicenter study has been conducted from COVID-19 registries of three hospitals in Saxony, Germany.
Australian researchers have made a breakthrough in Alzheimer's research, demonstrating what they describe as the first gene therapy-based approach to treating advanced forms of the disease.
Modifying 12 risk factors over the life course could delay or prevent 40% of dementia cases, a new report suggests.
According to this meta-analysis, recently published in Memory & Cognition, music training has no significant effect on cognition.
The novel, orally administered calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) antagonist atogepant has met the primary endpoint
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