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Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2022

July 31 - August 04, 2022; San Diego, California + Virtual

July 31 - August 04, 2022 San Diego, California + Virtual
  • AAIC 2022 Exercise Plus Cognitive Training Boosts MCI Improvement A program comprised of cognitive training followed by physical exercise is associated with greater improvement in patients with mild cognitive impairment than exercise alone, new research shows.
  • AAIC 2022 Skin Test Accurately Identifies Alzheimer's Disease A minimally invasive skin test, which measures factors related to brain connections, shows high specificity and sensitivity in new research, with diagnoses of Alzheimer disease confirmed at autopsy.
  • AAIC 2022 More Evidence Ultraprocessed Foods Detrimental for the Brain Adding to other recent research showing harmful effects on the brain from eating a diet rich in ultraprocessed food, new findings suggest this type of diet can accelerate cognitive decline.

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