• CHICAGO, July 24, 2018 - Four new studies reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 in Chicago investigated how the digestive system, including gut and liver functions, may be related to changes in the brain, and to brain disorders such as Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. (alz.org)
  • CHICAGO, July 23, 2018 - Research reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 in Chicago highlighted sex differences associated with dementia and Alzheimer's disease across the life course, including the first ever large-scale study of reproductive history and dementia risk in women. (alz.org)
  • As reported at AAIC 2018, in the first-ever large-scale epidemiological investigation in the U.S. of various aspects of reproductive history and dementia risk, Paola Gilsanz, ScD, staff scientist, Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research in Oakland, Calif. (alz.org)
  • CHICAGO, July 25, 2018 - The first randomized clinical trial to demonstrate that intensive blood pressure treatment reduces new cases of mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and the combined risk of MCI plus all-cause dementia, was the highlight of new research results reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 in Chicago. (alz.org)
  • The preliminary results of the SPRINT MIND trial, presented at AAIC 2018, provide the strongest evidence to date about reducing risk of MCI and dementia through the treatment of high blood pressure, which is one of the leading causes of cardiovascular disease worldwide. (alz.org)
  • The exciting data from innovative research studies reported at AAIC 2018 give us many reasons to be hopeful," said Maria C. Carrillo, PhD, Alzheimer's Association Chief Science Officer. (alz.org)
  • AAIC 2018 also featured additional data from a Phase 2 study of BAN2401 (Eisai, Biogen), which on July 5 had reported positive topline 18-month results suggesting a slowing of clinical decline and reduction of amyloid beta in the brain. (alz.org)
  • AAIC 2018 also featured several "firsts," including the first-ever study evaluating dementia prevalence in a large population of lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) older adults, and the first large-scale study of reproductive history and dementia risk in women. (alz.org)
  • Bringing the world closer to breakthroughs in dementia science, AAIC 2018 convened more than 5,100 leading experts and researchers from around the world and featured more than 2,500 scientific presentations. (alz.org)
  • At AAIC 2018, researchers reported preliminary results related to risk of dementia and cognitive decline from the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial ( SPRINT ). (alz.org)
  • CHICAGO, July 25, 2018 - Significant reductions in the risk of mild cognitive impairment (MCI)*, and the combination of MCI and dementia**, have been shown for the first time through aggressive lowering of systolic blood pressure in new research results from the federally-funded SPRINT MIND Study reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 in Chicago. (alz.org)
  • Williamson reported these results at AAIC 2018. (alz.org)
  • At the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018, representatives of the National Institutes on Aging (NIA) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) reported progress on the National Strategy for Recruitment and Participation in Alzheimer's Disease Clinical Research, the effort convened to outline practical, proactive approaches to help study sites and researchers recruit and retain volunteers for Alzheimer's and other dementia research studies. (alz.org)
  • On February 21, 2018, ACIP recommended that LAIV4 be an option for influenza vaccination of persons for whom it is appropriate for the 2018-19 season ( 3 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Talang 2018 is the eight season of Talang series in Sweden. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 LNFA season is the 24th season of American football in Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Esiliiga is the 28th season of the Esiliiga, second-highest Estonian league for association football clubs, since its establishment in 1992. (wikipedia.org)
  • A total of 10 teams are contesting the league, including 7 sides from the 2017 season and three promoted from the 2017 Esiliiga B. Tallinna Kalev and Kuressaare were promoted to 2018 Meistriliiga. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Deildabikar will be the 23rd season of the Icelandic League Cup, a pre-season professional football competition in Iceland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Eliteserien will be the 74th season of top-tier football in Norway. (wikipedia.org)
  • The season will begin 11 March and is scheduled to end 25 November 2018, not including play-off matches. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Allsvenskan, part of the 2018 Swedish football season, is the 94th season of Allsvenskan since its establishment in 1924. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Veikkausliiga will be the eighty-eighth season of top-tier football in Finland. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fixtures for the 2018 season were announced on 17 January 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • The season will start on 7 April 2018 and will end on 27 October 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Meistriliiga (known as A. Le Coq Premium Liiga for sponsorship reasons) will be the 28th season of the Meistriliiga, the top Estonian league for association football clubs, since its establishment in 1992. (wikipedia.org)
  • Singer 2018 is the second season of Chinese television series Singer, a rebranded version of I Am a Singer that will air on Hunan Television. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bailando 2018 is the thirteenth season of Bailando por un Sueño. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Úrvalsdeild karla, also known as Pepsi-deild karla for sponsorship reasons, is the 107th season of top-flight Icelandic football. (wikipedia.org)
  • The season will begin on 27 April 2018 and conclude on 29 September 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Campeonato Paulista de Futebol Profissional da Primeira Divisão - Série A1 is the 117th season of São Paulo's top professional football league. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series is the 23rd season of the Verizon IndyCar Series and the 97th official championship season of American open wheel racing. (wikipedia.org)
  • On October 20, 2017 it was announced that American cellular network giant Verizon will discontinue the IndyCar Series title sponsor after the 2018 season. (wikipedia.org)
  • American braking company PFC will increase their IndyCar Series involvement by supplying the brake calipers from 2018 season onwards. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato left Andretti Autosport after only one season with the team, and will return to Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing for the 2018 season. (wikipedia.org)
  • On October 4, 2017, it was announced that Team Penske would be downsizing to three cars, due to Hélio Castroneves moving to Team Penske's WeatherTech SportsCar Championship team from the 2018 season onwards. (wikipedia.org)
  • After spending four seasons with Chip Ganassi Racing, Tony Kanaan will switch to A. J. Foyt Enterprises for the 2018 season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Michael Shank Racing will compete in at least six races in the 2018 season with driver Jack Harvey, with a technical partnership with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Carlin will enter the series with two full-time Chevrolet-powered entries for the 2018 season, running ex-Chip Ganassi Racing drivers Max Chilton and Charlie Kimball. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Meiji Yasuda J2 League season will be the 47th season of the second-tier club football in Japan and the 20th season since the establishment of J2 League. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 USL season is the eighth season of the league and second under USSF Division II sanctioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • The previous season, the USL only had provisional Div. II sanctioning from the United States Soccer Federation (U.S. Soccer) along with the North American Soccer League, but was given full sanctioning for the 2018 season with a two-year deadline to meet the full requirements set by U.S. Soccer. (wikipedia.org)
  • It will be the first race of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. (wikipedia.org)
  • It will be the thirteenth ranking event of the 2017/2018 season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indicative Prize Money Rankings Schedule 2017/2018 Season" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • For the 2018 season, the Copa Colombia will have a change in its format. (wikipedia.org)
  • After two stages, four Primera B teams will qualify for the third stage, along with the twelve Categoría Primera A teams that will not enter international competition in the 2018 season, which will enter the cup at this stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2018 Categoría Primera A season 2018 Categoría Primera B season "Balance de la Asamblea Extraordinaria de la Dimayor" (in Spanish). (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Victorian Football League season will be the 137th season of the Victorian Football Association/Victorian Football League Australian rules football competition. (wikipedia.org)
  • The club then applied for and was re-granted its VFL licence for the 2018 season. (wikipedia.org)
  • The VFL Women's competition, now in this third season since coming under the VFL brand, will also undergo a significant change for the 2018 season, with a view towards aligning the competition more directly with the AFL Women's national competition, and with Victoria-based AFL clubs taking more direct roles in state level women's football development, either through fielding their own teams or by affiliating with existing clubs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Malé League will be the eighth season of the Malé League, the top division of Maldivian football under the latest update of the Maldivian football league system. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2018 Cambodian League is the 34th season of the Cambodian League. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 MPBL season was the inaugural season of the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League. (wikipedia.org)
  • On January 25, 2018, the MPBL opens it's inaugural season at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Liga 3 will be the 4th season of the Liga 3 and the only amateur league in Indonesia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following teams will compete in the 2018 season. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 National Lacrosse League season, also known as the 2017-2018 season, is the 32nd in the history of the NLL and began on December 8, 2017, and ends with the Champion's Cup Finals series in June 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 NFL season will be the 99th season of the National Football League (NFL). (wikipedia.org)
  • The season is set begin on September 6, 2018 with the NFL Kickoff Game, likely to be hosted by the defending Super Bowl LII champion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Training Camps for the 2018 season will be held in late July through August. (wikipedia.org)
  • Highlights of the 2018 season include: NFL International Series: NFL London Games: Three games will be played in London in 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 GP3 Series is the ninth and final season of the GP3 Series, a motor racing feeder series that runs in support of the 2018 FIA Formula One World Championship and sister series Formula 2. (wikipedia.org)
  • Farmen 2018 (English: The Farm 2018) is the 11th season of the Swedish version of The Farm reality television show. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Korean Tour is the eighth season of the Korean Tour to carry Official World Golf Ranking points. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 NAPB season is the inaugural season for the North American Premier Basketball. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bryant will earn $10.85MM in the 2018 season, setting a new high-water mark for a first-time arbitration eligible player. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 AFL draft will consist of the various periods where the 18 clubs in the Australian Football League (AFL) can trade and recruit players following the completion of the 2018 AFL season. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 Indy Lights season will be the 32nd season of the Indy Lights open wheel motor racing series and the 16th sanctioned by IndyCar, acting as the primary support series for the IndyCar Series. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 CFL season will be the 65th season of modern Canadian professional football. (wikipedia.org)
  • Given this change, the regular season will start on June 14, 2018, one week earlier than usual, and will conclude on November 3, 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • On September 13, 2017, the league announced that the 2018 season would have a 21-week regular season schedule rather than the 20-week schedule used from 2004 to 2005 and 2014 to 2017 when the league had nine teams. (wikipedia.org)
  • On December 14, 2017, the CFL released the 2018 season schedule, which was almost two months earlier than in years past. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 15 May 2015, during the Sukma executive committee meeting chaired by Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin, the committee jointly awarded Perak and Johor the hosting rights of the 2018 and 2020 Sukma Games respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NNDSS web site at https://wwwn.cdc.gov/nndss has been updated to include new and revised surveil ance case definitions for 2018 and the 2018 event code lists. (cdc.gov)
  • HHS-CDC-D6-18-10224441) posted in USA Jobs (https://www.usajobs.gov/) by Monday, July 9, 2018. (cdc.gov)
  • 2018 Public Health Informatics (PHI) Conference: Many Thanks for Your Feedback on NNDSS! (cdc.gov)
  • To view the complete list of selected OPEN 2018 projects, click HERE . (energy.gov)
  • On 12 December 2017, sports minister Khairy Jamaluddin announced that weightlifting, sepaktakraw and taekwondo have been dropped from the list of 19 core sports due to decline in performances, doping issues as well as power struggles within the associations, leaves only 16 core sports for the 2018 edition. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is a list of comics-related events in 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • October 7 & 28 - Brazilian general election, 2018 2017-18 Brazil network television schedule List of Brazilian films of 2018 2018 in Brazilian football January 1 - Humberto Coutinho, 71, politician and doctor, bowel cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Leading European Tour events 24-27 May: BMW PGA Championship - 15-18 November: DP World Tour Championship, Dubai - For a complete list of European Tour results see 2018 European Tour. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additional LPGA Tour events 15-18 November: CME Group Tour Championship - Ladies European Tour event TBA December: Omega Dubai Ladies Classic - For a complete list of Ladies European Tour results see 2018 Ladies European Tour. (wikipedia.org)
  • A list of feature-length anime that debuted in theaters between 1 January and 31 December 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • A list of anime television series that debuted between 1 January and 31 December 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • A list of original video animations that debuted between 1 January and 31 December 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2018 theme highlights the ways that the epidemiology of different STDs intersect with one another, and also with HIV, reproductive health, maternal-child health, and substance use. (cdc.gov)
  • Of those selected, approximately 43% of OPEN 2018 projects will be led by universities, 35% by small businesses, and the remainder by large businesses, non-profit organizations or federally funded research and development centers (FFRDCs). (energy.gov)
  • As of January 26th, 2018 the rover has spent a total of 2,000 days on Mars , which works out to 5 years, 5 months and 21 days - or 1947 Martian days (sols). (universetoday.com)
  • http://www.dakar.com/dakar/2018/us/out-of-race/news-2018.html "Etapa 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • View the full stats and recap of the history-making BIO 2018 in Boston! (bio.org)