Tag Archives: Alzheimer’s Disease

Dr. Friday Discusses Exercise and the Brain with Fox 9

  In case you you missed it, Dr. Friday joined Fox 9 on Oct. 2nd to discuss the effects of exercise and the brain in light of a new study that recently came out. Exercise has both direct and indirect impacts … Continue reading

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Sleep and Alzheimer’s Disease in the News

The announcement of a human study on the relationship between sleep quality and Alzheimer’s Disease was explored by NPR in a story early this month that has been getting a lot of attention. According to NPR, “The first finding emerged in … Continue reading

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PBS Newshour story looks at prevention in Alzheimer’s

  This story from PBS Newhour on January 6th, 2014 explores a shift in how some researchers are approaching Alzheimer’s.  Without a cure, researchers say it may be just as important to begin treating Alzheimer’s before symptoms start and prevent the onset altogether, rather than … Continue reading

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American Brain Foundation’s Fifth Annual Neuro Film Festival

The American Brain Foundation announced their Neuro Film Festival, now in its fifth year.  The festival aims to raise awareness about the need for why more funding is needed for research into the prevention, treatment, and cure of brain diseases … Continue reading

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Do you know what it means to have Alzheimer’s?

Click HERE to take an interactive tour of the brain from the Alzheimer’s Association to learn more about how Alzheimer’s disease affects it. Many people are familiar with the terms “dementia” and ‘Alzheimer’s disease;” generally, it brings to mind the … Continue reading

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Richard Golden MD answers: What advice would you give to a caregiver of patient with Alzheimer’s?

 Dr Richard Golden earned his medical degree from the University of Minnesota, where he also completed his residency. He has special interest in Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. Dr Golden is a 5 time Mpls/St Paul Magazine Top Doctor.   … Continue reading

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Skin cancer drug reverses Alzheimer’s in mice

Improvements in mice’s memory was discovered in a research study on skin cancer…read more

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