August 2, 2015
Amyloid plaque buildup on the brain can begin decades before it actually triggers Alzheimer's. See how The A4 Trial hopes to clear plaque long before it can cause any trouble.
More videos and articles on: Clinical Trials
August 1, 2015
Dementia can make it difficult to recognize familiar faces, or even trigger hallucinations. Lewy body dementia is particularly susceptible to such visual problems. Watch Stanford's Dr. Kirshner answer a few questions on the topic.
July 31, 2015
July 30, 2015
Diagnosing Alzheimer's isn't easy. A common Alzheimer's misdiagnosis is NPH (Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus), a curable dementia. Nearly 400,000 Americans have NPH, but only about 11,000 have been properly diagnosed and treated. See how NPH imitates Alzheimer's as much as 5% of the time. Find out what you can do about it.