Monthly Archives: July 2015

 

Biogen: The Drug Spearheading the Fight Against Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s affects nearly 50 million people worldwide. As humans are living longer this number is targeted to reach 135 million by 2050. Unfortunately, a cure for Alzheimer’s has yet to be found. In recent years, however, Biogen has been pioneering studies that were more successful than those of other pharmaceutical competitors in the fight to slow the progression of […]
The Science of Alzheimer's Cures

How the Cure for Alzheimer’s Starts in a Lab, Not the Cupboard

Many people understand the desperation felt by family members of Alzheimer’s patients. For more than a hundred years, scientists have tried to find a cure for this disease that destroys the memory of more than 5.3 million Americans. A research team has even suggested that marijuana may help cure this debilitating disease. The frustratingly slow research into […]