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Dementia prevention, intervention, and care

The number of older people, including those living with dementia, is rising, as younger age mortality declines. However, the age-specific incidence of dementia has fallen in many countries, probably because of improvements in education, nutrition, health...

Loneliness linked to poorer brain health and reduced quality of life in HIV

Among HIV-negative people, studies have found that loneliness can interfere with mental health, cognitive functioning and quality of life. In this population, one analysis has found that persistent loneliness is associated with a...

Blood Test to Detect Alzheimer’s Moves Closer to Reality

Researchers believe game-changing test will be available to doctors in two years. A simple blood test may be able to tell you whether you have Alzheimer’s disease and, in some cases, it can detect the...

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Women’s Brain Health Initiative has also been touched by the COVID-19 pandemic. We have tentatively rescheduled all of our events to the fall. We will continue to monitor the situation closely to determine the best approach for each of our upcoming events and may need to make further scheduling changes. Your safety is our top priority. Thank you for your understanding and ongoing support.