Alzheimer's disease

Contemplative senior woman taking medicine at home.

FDA Gives Full Approval for New Alzheimer's Drug, But Will It Help Black Patients?

Lecanemab is designed to treat early-stage Alzheimer’s, which doesn’t help Black patients, who tend to be diagnosed at later stages.
Black mature woman in the garden.

Alzheimer's Disease: New Drug May Slow Cognitive Decline In Trial

November is Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and while there is no cure, a new experimental medication signals a glimmer of hope.