- What causes Alzheimer’s?
- Prevention studies
- Heart-head connection
- Physical exercise and diet
- Social connections and intellectual activity
Can Alzheimer's be prevented? It's a question that continues to intrigue researchers and fuel new investigations. There are no clear-cut answers yet — partially due to the need for more large-scale studies — but promising research is under way. The Alzheimer's Association continues to fund studies exploring the influence of exercise, diet, social and mental stimulation, and other factors in the development of Alzheimer’s.