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Tags: alzheimer's disease

12/19/2018

Guardian jumps to conclusions about an Alzheimer’s study that hasn’t even begun

11/28/2018

USA Today provides rosy speculation about an Alzheimer’s vaccine not yet tested in humans

11/9/2018

Fox News regurgitates a hot mess from the UK Sun

7/25/2018

HealthDay provides needed details on side effects of THC-based drug studied for Alzheimer’s agitation

4/11/2018

Diagnosing Alzheimer’s using biomarkers–AP makes it clear that there is no benefit to patients

2/19/2018

ABC downplays gloomy context in reporting ‘remarkable’ BACE1 finding for Alzheimer’s

2/1/2018

An Alzheimer’s study that included just 3 people: Does that warrant consumer news coverage?

11/8/2017

Preliminary Alzheimer’s study involving plasma infusions–was this really newsworthy?

8/1/2017

Do PET scans improve dementia diagnosis? LA Times story overlooks harms of screening

5/2/2017

STAT’s cautious story provides interesting insights into challenges of Alzheimer’s research