Patient and Family Resources

UC San Diego Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Resources

  • Why Don't We All Get Alzheimer's

  • Alzheimer's Disease History and Definition

  • Dr. Bill Mobley Talks About Down Syndrome and its Relationship to Alzheimer's Disease

  • Preventing Alzheimer's Disease: Aerobic Activity

  • The Aging Brain - Research on Aging

  • Alzheimer's Disease Prevention: Supplements

  • Alzheimer's Treatments

  • Mental Well-Being, Physical Well-Being and Memory: Healthy Aging Conference

  • Dr. Paul Eisen - Changing the Treatment Landscape for Alzheimer's

  • Identifying Genes for Alzheimer's in People with Down Syndrome

  • Diagnosing Alzheimer's and Advances in Treatment Research

  • Advances in Stem Cell Research Impacting Alzheimer's Treatment

  • Stem Cells and Alzheimer's Disease - On Our Mind

ADCS Blog

UC San Diego's Alzheimer's Disease Research Center blog reports and discusses on research news related to Alzheimer's disease (AD). This blog is an invaluable resource for staying current on trends and progress in AD research.

Alzheimer's Disease Research News

Research News compiles articles from The Huffington Post, Alzheimer's Research Forum, the national press and other institutions dedicated to Alzheimer's research.

Stein Institute for Research on Aging 

UC San Diego Stein Institute for Research on Aging is dedicated to the development and application of the latest advances in biomedical and behavioral science knowledge to issues of successful (healthy) aging and the prevention and reduction of the burden of disability and disease in late life.

Currents 

UC San Diego Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - Currents

Currents is published three times a year electronically and in print. Readers learn about new clinical trials, research advances, innovative programs and ideas for healthy aging.

Perspectives

Perspectives Newsletter

Perspectives is a quarterly newsletter written for people with dementia that addresses the concerns, reflections, and coping skills of individuals with Alzheimer's or related memory disorders.

National Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Resources

Clinical Drug Trials for Alzheimer's Disease

More investigational drugs are being studied now than ever. Help us beat Alzheimer's disease – volunteer for a clinical trial today.

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Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center

The NIA's Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR) Center is the government's leading resource on Alzheimer's disease. Find information on causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, risk factors, research and prevention.

Alzheimer's Association

The Alzheimer's Association advances research to end Alzheimer's and dementia, while enhancing care for those living with these diseases.

Alzheimer's Research Forum

This website reports on the latest scientific findings, from basic research to clinical trials, and seeks to break down barriers across the numerous disciplines that can contribute to the global effort to cure Alzheimer's disease.

Driving and Dementia

Find out how moderate to severe dementia affects driving. This webpage is part of the California DMV website and provides information on knowledge tests and special driving tests.