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April 1, 2014
e-Update from the Alzheimer's Disease Education & Referral Center

The National Institute on Aging’s Alzheimer’s Disease Genetics Fact Sheet can help people with Alzheimer’s and their families better understand how genetics impact the disease. more »

March 18, 2014
Fact sheet offers legal and financial info for people with Alzheimer’s disease

In the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease, it’s important to get financial and legal plans in place. more »

March 6, 2014
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study.more »

February 20, 2014
Preventing Alzheimer’s disease-what does the research show?

Advertisements and news stories promise many ways to keep your brain healthy-but what actually works? more »

February 13, 2014
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

January 14, 2014
Alzheimer's Association Federal Update

House and Senate negotiators unveil an "omnibus" bill to fund the federal government that includes $122 million in additional Alzheimer’s funding, the largest-ever increase in federal funding for Alzheimer's research and care programs. more »

January 14, 2014
Cognitive Training Shows Staying Power

NIH-funded trial shows 10-year benefit in realms of reasoning, speed. more »

December 10, 2013
Senior moments or something more?

You walk into a room and forget why you entered in the first place. You can’t quite place a name with a face, or you fail to recall the name of an actor you’ve seen on television recently. more »

November 3, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

October 3, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

September 3, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

August 13, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

July 9, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

June 13, 2013
Tip Sheets for Alzheimer’s Caregivers Now Available as E-Books

Caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease can be a tough job with many demands and challenges. To help, the Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR) Center offers more than 25 tip sheets—many now available for mobile devices in .epub and .mobi (Kindle) formats.more »

May 23, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

May 2, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

April 5, 2013
NIH-supported study finds U.S. dementia care costs as high as $215 billion in 2010

The costs of caring for people with dementia in the United States in 2010 were between $159 billion to $215 billion, and those costs could rise dramatically with the increase in the numbers of older people in coming decades. more »

April 1, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

March 1, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

February 4, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

January 4, 2013
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

December 3, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

November 7, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

October 1, 2012
Risk gene for Alzheimer's disease associated with lower brain amyloid

Researchers investigating a known gene risk factor for Alzheimer's disease discovered it is associated with lower levels of beta amyloid-a brain protein involved in Alzheimer's-in cognitively healthy older people. The findings suggest that a mechanism other than one related to beta amyloid accumulation may influence disease risk associated with the gene. The study, by researchers at the National Institute on Aging (NIA) at the National Institutes of Health, was published online September 27, 2012 in the journal Biological Psychiatry. more »

September 28, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

August 31, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

August 20, 2012
Quick, handy tips for Alzheimer's caregivers now available

Every day can bring a new change or challenge for caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease. Now, practical information and advice is at hand with a new series of Alzheimer’s Caregiving Tips. more »

August 2, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

July 2, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

June 1, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

May 4, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

March 30, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

March 22, 2012
Smoking in middle age is associated with increased rate of cognitive decline in men

Men who smoked in middle age experienced more rapid cognitive decline with age than men who had never smoked, according to a recent article in Archives of General Psychiatry.
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March 8, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

February 29, 2012
Latest Alzheimer's Research Progress Report Released

2010 Alzheimer's Disease Progress Report: A Deeper Understanding, the latest annual Alzheimer's research report from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is now available online. more »

February 3, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »

January 6, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease Information Network Monthly E-Newsletter

This newsletter is provided to educate the public about AD and clinical studies by the UCSD Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study. more »