Posts tagged "Alzheimer's disease"

Hibernating May Benefit for Brain Health

Hibernating May Benefit for Brain Health
Are you feeling like doing as the bears do?. It turns out hibernating might turn on a mechanism that protects the brain which may help scientists develop new treatments for Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases. So, can all hibernate for the benefit of our health. Researchers believe a defect in the process may contribute to... Read more »

Zebrafish Offer Insight Into Alzheimer's Disease

Zebrafish Offer Insight Into Alzheimer's Disease
Dogs are often used in models to learn more about¬†Alzheimer’s disease, and millions is spent on studying the horrible illness. It turns out that an important clue to better understand how the disease begins comes from a rather unexpected place, zebrafish.¬†Scientists at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA report that studies with zebrafish... Read more »