Alzheimer's Matters Blog

LATE, a new type of dementia

Understanding Dementia

LATE: A New Term for Another Type of Dementia

Researchers have identified a new form of dementia — LATE — that usually affects the oldest old individuals.

PET scan

ADDF Impact

PET Scans Improve Management of Patients with Dementia

A national study has found that PET scans significantly influenced clinical management of patients with dementia.

2018 Year in Review

ADDF Impact

Top 5 Advances in 2018

In 2018 we have seen increased investments in Alzheimer's biomarkers and increased interest in prevention.


Featured Video

On April 9, the ADDF celebrated its second annual Memories Matter benefit event at Chelsea Piers, which welcome nearly 600 guests and raised over $1 million for Alzheimer's research.

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