Global Alzheimer’s Platform (GAP) Foundation

The GAP Foundation is joining together leading academic researchers, pharmaceutical companies, nonprofit organizations and foundations, and governments around the world to reduce the time, cost and risk of Alzheimer’s clinical trials in order to speed innovative medicines to those with or at risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

 

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3003, 2020

The Link Between Down Syndrome and Dementia

March 30th, 2020|Comments Off on The Link Between Down Syndrome and Dementia

You might have heard people talking about their children with Down syndrome becoming restless. But what exactly it is and how does it affect people? Down syndrome is known as a leading genetic problem [...]

1503, 2020

Should Toys be given to Alzheimer’s Patients

March 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Should Toys be given to Alzheimer’s Patients

We usually consider toys appropriate for kids. But does anybody know that toys are useful for Alzheimer’s patients also? Toys give a sense of enjoyment and accomplishment to the kids, and these do the [...]

2902, 2020

Impact of Memory Disorders on a Person’s Life

February 29th, 2020|Comments Off on Impact of Memory Disorders on a Person’s Life

Memory disorders have a deep impact on a person's life as these affect the abilities to think, reason, make decisions, and communicate. These disorders are caused by factors such as aging, trauma, heart disease, [...]

1502, 2020

Does Memory Loss Affect People Emotionally?

February 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Does Memory Loss Affect People Emotionally?

Remembering and doing things regularly without even thinking about them is no special act for many of us. But what if you start losing your memory? Will things be the same for you and the [...]

3001, 2020

Itching and Alzheimer’s

January 30th, 2020|0 Comments

Alzheimer's or dementia is a result of changes in the brain due to a disease. It leads to a loss of memory and other activities such as speaking, thinking, and judgment. This disease hampers a [...]

1501, 2020

Ideal Gifts for Dementia Patients

January 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Ideal Gifts for Dementia Patients

It is heartbreaking to see your loved ones losing their memory because of Alzheimer’s or Dementia. Such patients need special care and attention from the people around them. Though there is no cure for this [...]

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