At Altoida, we believe that helping you take charge of your brain health includes making knowledge about the brain and neurological diseases more accessible.
Our brain health resources cover the most common questions about neurological diseases, explaining the gut-brain connection, and more to assist you on your journey to better brain health.
Is Parkinson's in Women Different Than in Men?
Emerging research surrounding Parkinson’s in women versus in men suggests biological sex influences the etiology and pathophysiology of Parkinson’s disease.
The Difficulty With Diagnosing Lewy Body Dementia in Patients
Diagnosing Lewy body dementia is notoriously challenging. Early-stage Lewy body dementia symptoms can appear quite similar to those of Alzheimer’s disease.
How Is Frontotemporal Dementia Different From Alzheimer's
The key differences between frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are the impacted brain regions, early-stage symptoms, and age at diagnosis.
Obesity and Alzheimer's: A Risk Factor That Can Be Avoided
Obesity and Alzheimer’s share a close link. Midlife obesity is the top modifiable risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias in the US.
Understanding Young-Onset Parkinson's Disease, Symptoms, Causes & Risks
Young-onset Parkinson’s disease occurs in people under age 50. While symptoms are generally similar, there are several genetic and clinical differences.
Alzheimer’s and Dementia Awareness Plays a Key Role in Finding a Cure
Alzheimer’s and dementia awareness is essential to enabling early intervention, reducing dementia incidence, and accelerating scientific progress.