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First Drug To Slow Alzheimer's Gets FDA Approval

Biogen's aducanumab makes history as a breakthrough therapy to target the disease

7 Things to Do After 50 for a Healthier Brain

Researchers are racing to find a treatment for dementia, but everyday habits can lower your risk

Will We Ever Find Cure for Dementia?

AARP's $60 million investment supports research into promising treatments

Dementia's Cost: Report Outlines Burdens for Women

Plus, tips on how to reduce risks and ease and manage family caregiving

Dementia Deadly Underlying Condition in COVID-19

Nearly 1 in 3 Medicare beneficiaries with brain disease died from the coronavirus, HHS report shows

Why Dementia Can Be Different for Latinos

Certain signs and symptoms disproportionately impact Hispanics, new research suggests

Take Control of Your Brain Health With Staying Sharp

Our program uses the latest science to help strengthen your brain and sharpen your memory

Missing Out on Sleep in Midlife May Increase Dementia Risk

A good night's rest could reduce your risk for cognitive complications down the road

Could COVID-19 Increase Your Risk of Dementia?

A new global study of more than 40,000 coronavirus patients aims to find out

Can a Ketogenic Diet Reduce Alzheimer's Symptoms?

Researchers are exploring how a high-fat, low-carb regimen impacts brain health

Look to the Global Council on Brain Health for Trusted Info

Get the latest scientific insights about what older adults can do to maintain their brain health

Supporting Family Caregivers

Caregiving for a Loved One With Dementia or Alzheimer's

Tips for dealing with the unique challenges that can come with memory loss

Memory Cafes Offer Activities for People With Dementia

Meeting spots provide comfortable spaces for caregivers and their loved ones

Memory Care: Specialized Support for Patients

The right facility can improve safety and quality of life for a loved one with memory problems

'Moonlight Sonata' Director on Dementia, Deafness and Hope

Irene Taylor Brodsky's documentary reveals her dad's Alzheimer's challenges and her deaf son's triumph

Banish Caregiver Burnout by Keeping Loved Engaged

Find tasks and activities to make those with memory challenges feel useful

Caregivers Confront the Stigma of Dementia

Help family and friends have better understanding of the illness

Video Spotlight

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Giving an African American Face to Alzheimer’s

Brian wants to raise awareness of the increased Alzheimer's risk for African Americans

How to Care for Someone With Dementia

Sanjay Gupta, neurosurgeon and CNN chief medical correspondent, provides tips

Dementia Doesn’t Stop This Travel Enthusiast

Laurie is an avid adventurer fighting dementia. Find out how she overcomes everyday obstacles