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In a study published online this week in the journal Hypertension, nilvadipine -- a calcium channel blocker used to treat high blood pressure -- increased cerebral blood flow in the hippocampus -- the brain’s memory and learning center -- among people with Alzheimer’s disease without affecting other parts of the brain.In a study published online this week in the journal Hypertension, nilvadipine -- a calcium channel blocker used to treat high blood pressure -- increased cerebral blood flow in the hippocampus -- the brain’s memory and learning center -- among people with Alzheimer’s disease without affecting other parts of the brain.

Hypertension Drug Increases Hippocampal Blood Flow in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease | Medicine | Sci-News.com

A cheap blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's disease by improving flow of blood to parts of the brain linked to memory, research suggests.A cheap blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's disease by improving flow of blood to parts of the brain linked to memory, research suggests.

Blood pressure pill has potential to slow down Alzheimer’s disease   

Scientists in the Netherlands have discovered that an existing drug used for hypertension was able to boost blood flow to memory and learning regions in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients, opening up new possibilities in the treatment of the disease.Scientists in the Netherlands have discovered that an existing drug used for hypertension was able to boost blood flow to memory and learning regions in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients, opening up new possibilities in the treatment of the disease.

Common hypertension drug boosts blood flow to the brains of Alzheimer’s patients

Seeking new treatments to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease, researchers found the blood pressure drug nilvadipine increased blood flow to the brain's memory and learning center among people ...

Hypertension drug may hold promise for Alzheimer's disease

Sleep patterns can predict the accumulation of Alzheimer's pathology proteins later in life, according to a new study of older men and women published in JNeurosci. These findings could lead to new sleep-based early diagnosis and prevention measures in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.Sleep patterns can predict the accumulation of Alzheimer's pathology proteins later in life, according to a new study of older men and women published in JNeurosci. These findings could lead to new sleep-based early diagnosis and prevention measures in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

Sleep history predicts late-life Alzheimer's pathology | EurekAlert! Science News

A CHEAP blood pressure pill taken by millions could be used to combat Alzheimer’s disease, scientists claim. A new study into hypertension drug nilvadipine found it can boost blood flow to th…

Cheap blood pressure pill could REVERSE Alzheimer’s disease ‘by boosting circulation to brain’s memory’ – The Sun

Analysing our brainwaves while we sleep could be a way to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease, according to a study.Researchers have measured the brain activity of sleeping people and shown that it is correlated with the build-up of the toxic proteins that are believed to be behind the disease. They hopeAnalysing our brainwaves while we sleep could be a way to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease, according to a study. Researchers have measured the brain activity of sleeping people and shown that it is...

Sleep patterns offer Alzheimer’s clue | News | The Times

A study by Radboud University in the Netherlands found the hypertension medication Nilvadipine widens arteries, which allows more oxygen-rich blood to reach the brain.A study by Radboud University in the Netherlands found the hypertension medication Nilvadipine widens arteries, which allows more oxygen-rich blood to reach the brain.

Blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's 'by boosting circulation to the brain'  | Daily Mail Online

Healthy blood vessels may delay cognitive decline, study suggests.

Hypertension can hinder clearance of waste molecules of brain

Researchers don't know whether the finding related to the drug nilvadipine can translate into any benefits for patients. But future studies should look into that possibility, they said.Researchers don't know whether the finding related to the drug nilvadipine can translate into any benefits for patients. But future studies should look into that possibility, they said.

Blood Pressure Med Might Help Fight Alzheimer's

ST. GEORGE — The Alzheimer's Association of St. George will be presenting “The Alzheimer’s Epidemic,” offering insight about the disease, its impact on Southern Utah residents and sharing what is being done to find a cure for it.

Alzheimer’s Association to present on disease ‘epidemic’ in Southern Utah – St George News

A new study conducted by the American Heart Association published Monday in the journal Hypertension found that nilvadipine — a blood pressure drug — increased blood flow to the brain's memory and learning center.Nilvadipine apparently boosts blood flow to the brain's memory and learning center

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The drug nilvadipine, used to treat hypertension, may bring hope in the fight to combat Alzheimer's disease, new research shows.The drug nilvadipine, used to treat hypertension, may bring hope in the fight to combat Alzheimer's disease, new research shows.

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