Category: Brain Health

November 16, 2016

Experts Explore Federal Agency Collaborations to Close Alzheimer’s Disease Research Gaps at ACT-AD Coalition Annual Meeting

Today, senior representatives from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the National Institute on Aging at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) joined with advocates, federal colleagues, researchers, and industry to explore collaborations for advancing the most up-to-date knowledge in Alzheimer’s disease research. 
September 8, 2016

Alliance for Aging Research Commits to Celebrating a Year Without a Stroke

Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month campaign highlights the risks associated with AFib and encourages doctors and patients to take steps toward preventing strokes. 
January 21, 2016

Study Looks at Alzheimer’s Potential Impact on China

A new study discusses the potential long-term impacts China could face from Alzheimer's disease.
January 8, 2016

HROTW: Preventing Stroke from Atrial Fibrillation

Our Health Resource of the Week features a video: Preventing Stroke from Atrial Fibrillation.
November 12, 2015

Participate in an Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical Trial

Participating in Alzheimer's disease clinical trials is a valuable way you and your loved ones can personally impact this disease.
November 6, 2015

HROTW: Alzheimer’s: The Race to the Cure

Our Health Resource of the Week is a short video that focuses on how researchers are looking for ways to stop Alzheimer's disease.
November 4, 2015

Why Get a Memory Screening?

Some advice on why you might want to consider getting a memory screening.
August 3, 2015

Two New Clinical Studies Request Volunteers

We are sharing the following information about two new clinical studies.
May 11, 2015

Webinar: Targets for the Next Generation of Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment

On April 27 the Alliance's ACT-AD Coalition held a webinar on the future of research, therapeutic development, and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
May 8, 2015

Stay Aware about the Dangers of Stroke

Stroke is the fourth leading cause of death in the U.S.  In fact, every four minutes someone in the U.S. dies from a stroke. Here are some things to know.