Researchers have discovered that memories "lost" to Alzheimer's disease remain in the brain, and can be retrieved with light.
A drug tested on mice as a potential preventative against Alzheimer's disease had a range of unexpected anti-ageing effects.
A lab-grown brain is the most complete ever developed, equivalent to the brain maturity of a five-week-old foetus.
Ultrasound technology could provide a non-invasive way of treating Alzheimer's disease after researchers successfully restore memories to mice.
Scientists at Australia's CSIRO are developing an eye test that can detect the protein responsible for Alzheimer's up to 20 years earlier than currently possible.
Researchers at a Canadian university learn that dead mouths do tell tales in new research that examined teeth from the 1700s and 1800s.
Living without music to dance to, or have on while you read, work, exercise or drive would be pretty dull, don't you think?
A high-tech wrinkle-fighting cream gives miraculous-looking results, but it's not an actual miracle.
A growing number of apps and devices are designed to help manage care of older patients, but the nagging reality is that they're going unused. At least for now.
A recent campaign to increase awareness of the most common form of dementia put people in photos of fake events, possibly giving them a momentary sense of what the disease might feel like.