dementia

January 9, 2023

A variety of resources and enjoyable activities are offered for people with memory loss, their caregivers and families.

August 19, 2022

Project explores whether simple interventions can lower use of medications that increase fall risk in this population.

June 22, 2022

A new website aims to help older adults with cognitive impairment, their families and care partners to manage firearms' peril.

Patients in need of cataract surgery also see their risk for developing dementia drop by 30% after undergoing the operation, according to new research published today in JAMA Internal Medicine.
December 6, 2021

Patients in need of cataract surgery also see their risk for developing dementia drop by 30% after undergoing the operation, according to new research published today in JAMA Internal Medicine.

December 6, 2021

Results reported in JAMA Internal Medicine associate cataract surgery with 30% lower risk of dementia in aging population.

April 26, 2021

Community-based autopsy study of well-characterized older adults provides valuable data on influential research tool

October 28, 2020

Research program analyzes cerebrospinal fluid molecules to seek diagnostic and progression markers as well as treatment targets.

December 4, 2018

'Alzheimer's, like breast cancer, is not one disease,' says UW Medicine dementia expert Shubhabrata Mukherjee.

November 1, 2018

A class of drugs called angiotensin-II receptor blockers was associated with benefit for black women and white women and men.

October 25, 2018

Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia and accounts for 60 to 80 percent of all cases.

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