Zoom in on Dementia & Alzheimer's Episodes

Alzheimer's Disease Research

This year, the Food and Drug Administration approved an artificial intelligence (AI) tool called BrainSee to predict the likelihood of Alzheimer’s progression using brain scans. Are AI programs the next frontier in forecasting, understanding, and managing Alzheimer’s? Dr. Timothy Hohman gives us the scoop on all things AI and dementia.

May 16, 2024
Alzheimer's Disease Research

Distinguished Alzheimer’s expert Dr. Gil Rabinovici explains how early-onset Alzheimer’s is recognized, diagnosed, and treated and what separates it from the most common form of the disease.

Apr 18, 2024
Alzheimer's Disease Research

International brain health expert Dr. Laura Baker helps to decipher the best evidence-based lifestyle strategies for protecting your brain as you age.

Mar 25, 2024
Alzheimer's Disease Research

Listen to world-renowned Alzheimer’s expert Dr. Marwan Sabbagh as he guides us through the complex stages and progression of Alzheimer’s and helps us understand the resources available at each stage.

Feb 16, 2024
Alzheimer's Disease Research

In 2023, there were 184 trials assessing 143 drugs for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and Mild Cognitive Impairment, with more than 60,000 participants required to populate those registered trials at 5684 sites. What is happening in 2024? Listen to Dr. Jeffrey Cummings for the insider’s overview.

Jan 31, 2024
Alzheimer's Disease Research

Three new drugs for Alzheimer’s disease have been approved, and pharmaceutical companies are currently testing 141 Alzheimer’s drugs in 178 clinical trials. World-renowned expert Dr. Reisa Sperling discusses what might be coming through the treatment pipeline for dementias within the next three years.

Nov 16, 2023
Alzheimer's Disease Research

Join Dr. Richard S. Isaacson as he shares insights on how preventative lifestyle changes and individualized care can meaningfully reduce your dementia risk and benefit your overall health.

Oct 19, 2023
Alzheimer's Disease Research

From written evaluations to blood tests, retinal and brain scans, AI-based wearable technologies, and everything in between, Dr. Randall J. Bateman takes a deep dive into the latest and greatest methods that can lead to earlier detection of dementias.

Sep 25, 2023
Alzheimer's Disease Research

Learn about the role that genes play in the risk of developing the early- and late-onset forms of Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. John Hardy, chair of molecular biology of neurological disease at University College London Institute of Neurology, and host Nancy Lynn discuss the impact of family history on Alzheimer’s disease.

Jun 28, 2023