• Newsletter
    Learn about 32 new Alzheimer's disease research grants totaling over $6.8 million, a clinical trial that aims to slow memory loss before Alzheimer's symptoms appear, the association between weight and Alzheimer's, and a "cocktail" approach of treating Alzheimer's, in the fall 2016 edition of the Alzheimer's Disease Research Review.
    November 15, 2016
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    The fall 2016 edition of the National Glaucoma Research Report explores a study examining the effects of pressure fluctuations on glaucoma that may lead to new treatment approaches, explains why a dilated eye exam is a must, provides vision tips for winter driving, and more.
    October 3, 2016
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    The summer edition of the Alzheimer's Disease Research Review provides information on significant progress in understanding how tau tangles may spread in the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s disease, a study offering hope that we can decrease our risk of developing dementia, and more.
    September 6, 2016
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    Learn about a link between wet and dry macular degeneration and cataracts; a quiz to test your knowledge of macular degeneration; information that you need to know the dry form of this eye disease, and more in the summer edition of macular degeneration newsletter.
    August 8, 2016
  • Newsletter
    Learn about a new concept for restoring sight to damaged eyes, how researchers are turning a patients’ own cells into retinal ganglion cells, a discussion regarding the medical vs. surgical treatment of glaucoma, and more in the summer edition of our glaucoma newsletter.
    June 23, 2016
  • Newsletter
    The spring 2016 edition of Alzheimer's Disease Research Review addresses the consequences of brain injury on Alzheimer’s disease, and the potential protective benefits of statins (cholesterol-lowering medications) in improving brain recovery after a concussion. Also read about BrightFocus Foundation's support of the Dementia Friendly America Campaign, meet Makoto Ishii, MD, PhD, who is investigating the complex interactions between body weight and Alzheimer’s disease, and much more.
    May 2, 2016
  • Newsletter
    The spring edition of our macular degeneration research newsletter explores new treatments that are on the horizon, what to expect when it comes to injections, and more.
    March 28, 2016
  • Newsletter
    Learn about an encouraging breakthrough for future Alzheimer's treatment, how it may be possible to “recruit” fresh immune cells to replace or invigorate the brain’s existing immune cells that have become depleted and flawed during the preclinical stage of Alzheimer’s, tips for fighting Alzheimer's, and more in the winter edition of our Alzheimer's disease newsletter.
    February 25, 2016
  • Newsletter
    Learn about research exploring the mechanisms of eye pressure regulation, which could lead to improved glaucoma treatments, five tips for using glaucoma eye drops, information about childhood glaucoma, and more in the winter edition of the winter edition of our glaucoma newsletter.
    February 25, 2016
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