Body Science

Understanding dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease, through the latest developments in research.

Scientists at Penn State University have stumbled upon an inhibitory neurotransmitter called GABA that…

For people over 60, over one-third of the risk of developing dementia may be attributed to hearing loss,…

James Nicoll, professor of neuropathology at Southampton University, in the U.K., found that a vaccine…

Check your cynicism at the door

by JOHN VON RADOWITZ

Being overly cynical may increase the risk of dementia in later life, a study suggests. As reported…

A major source of unintended confusion about Alzheimer’s disease is the inconsistent definition from…

Three studies published this week show that transfusions of young blood could help old muscles and brains…