Alzheimer's Disease

News for Alzheimer's Disease

Can we beat Alzheimer's with aerobic exercise?

Can we beat Alzheimer's with aerobic exercise?

Is aerobic exercise the right prescription for staving off Alzheimer's?NPR, 19/07/2019 06:57
Husband permitted to marry second wife

Husband permitted to marry second wife

Husband of woman who contracted Alzheimer's at age 36 permitted by rabbinic court to marry another woman.Mordechai Sones, 17/10/2018 09:54
New research shows olive oil may help prevent Alzheimer's

New research shows olive oil may help prevent Alzheimer's

Study shows mice who receive extra-virgin olive oil do better on tests, have better memory, and have better-preserved neurons.Chana Roberts, 05/07/2017 15:26
Finally, a book for Jews with Alzheimer's

Finally, a book for Jews with Alzheimer's

Book by author Eliezer Sobel is a Jewish-themed book created explicitly for adults with Alzheimer’s or dementia.Lisa Keys, 16/02/2017 03:02
On the way to a cure for Alzheimer's?

On the way to a cure for Alzheimer's?

Tel Aviv University scientists have developed a new form of treatment which fixes the impaired gene that causes the Alzheimer's illness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2016 11:47
Blood test for Alzheimers' coming soon?

Blood test for Alzheimers' coming soon?

Researchers from Israel and Harvard propose testing a novel biomarker for cognitive aging and Alzheimer’s disease.Gil Ronen, 19/02/2016 01:12
James Franco to Celebrate a Bar Mitzvah

James Franco to Celebrate a Bar Mitzvah

Comedic actor Seth Rogen plans to host bar mitzvah celebration for friend and fellow star as part of his Alzheimer's awareness foundation.Cynthia Blank, 22/07/2015 21:56
Smartphone App Helps ‘Balance’ Alzheimer’s

Smartphone App Helps ‘Balance’ Alzheimer’s

A new smartphone app helps caregivers manage the myriad tasks of coordinating help for their loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/03/2013 17:39
Study: Space Travel May Accelerate Alzheimer's

Study: Space Travel May Accelerate Alzheimer's

Long journeys into space, including missions to Mars, could expose astronauts to levels of cosmic radiation harmful to the brain., 01/01/2013 18:19
Israeli Scientists Near Blood Test for Alzheimer's

Israeli Scientists Near Blood Test for Alzheimer's

Israeli scientists are getting closer to developing a blood test to detect the asymptomatic, early stages of Alzheimer's disease.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/11/2012 10:34
Study: Prayer Tied To Prevention Of Alzheimer’s

Study: Prayer Tied To Prevention Of Alzheimer’s

A new joint American-Israeli study has found that praying regularly can reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease by 50 percent. Rachel Hirshfeld , 07/08/2012 00:14