Tags: Vascular Dementia


Types of Dementia (It's Not Just Alzheimer's)

While Alzheimer's accounts for more than two-thirds of dementia cases, the ADDF also funds research to prevent and treat the other causes of dementia.


Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease: What's the Difference?

Our CSO Dr. Fillit explains the differences between Alzheimer's and dementia, two terms often used interchangeably. 


A Banner Year for Alzheimer's Drug Discovery

In 2014, we had a transformative year, advancing drugs for Alzheimer's, supporting the best science, and ensuring people have information to protect their brain health.


Could an Erectile Dysfunction Drug Treat Dementia?

The ADDF and the Alzheimer’s Society UK have teamed up to support a trial of an erectile dysfunction drug as a possible treatment for vascular dementia.


Erectile Dysfunction Drug to Be Tested as Dementia Treatment

The ADDF and the Alzheimer's Society UK announced new funding to explore the possibility of using tadalafil, a commonly prescribed drug which treats erectile dysfunction, as the next treatment for dementia.