The drugs work by blocking the action of inflammation-fueling Janus kinase proteins, suspected to play a role in Alzheimer's disease.
The olfactory system, or sense of smell, is known to be dysfunctional in the early stages of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
The findings provide proof-of-concept that machine learning analysis of certain types of retinal images has the potential to offer a non-invasive way to detect Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer's disease is said to be caused by the build-up of tangled clumps of a protein called 'tau' in brain cells.
Air pollution is significantly associated with the risk of several neurological disorders, including Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, and other dementias.
The village offers the care of a nursing home in an environment dressed up as the outside world to soften any sense of painful rupture with the past.
The World Alzheimer's Day or Dementia Day is celebrated every year on September 21 to prevent this disease from spreading to people.
The brain washes itself during deep sleep, so there may be the chance to turn back the clock by getting more deep, restorative sleep earlier in life, say researchers.
The actor was under treatment for Alzheimer's disease in a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram.
The researchers also found that women who had given birth to five or more children were 70 per cent more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease than women who gave birth to fewer children.