Alzheimer

Oscar-winning ‘The Father’ screened to raise awareness on dementia  

The film directed by Florian Zeller, gives the audience a view of life through the eyes of an elderly person suffering from dementia.

published on : 22nd September 2021

World Alzheimer’s Day: Early detection key to tackling memory loss

Dealing with dementia is not an easy walk for either patients or caregivers.

published on : 21st September 2021

New breakthrough in identifying benefits of physical exercise against Alzheimer's disease

These findings help to better understand why regular exercise is beneficial in AD and may provide new insight for disease prevention or effective treatment approaches. 

published on : 22nd August 2021

Keralite gets Canadian fellowship for research in Alzheimer’s disease

Here, she was awarded a full-tuition scholarship to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences in New York.

published on : 16th June 2021

'Aduhelm' becomes first Alzheimer's drug in 20 years to get US approval, here's what you need to know!

Aduhelm, a monoclonal antibody also known by its generic name aducanumab, was tested in two late-stage human trials known as Phase 3 trials. 

published on : 8th June 2021

Former Defence Minister George Fernandes passes away at 88

He was the founder of the Samata Party and a key member of the Janata Dal (JD). He has held several ministerial portfolios including communications, industry, railways, and defence.

published on : 29th January 2019

Traumatic brain injury increases Alzheimer's risk

Every year, over 50 million people worldwide experience a traumatic brain injury.

published on : 12th April 2018