#Alzheimer’s could be caused by past infections, researchers say | PBS NewsHour

Originally posted 2016-05-29 13:58:57.

More than five million Americans live with the degenerative brain disease that robs people of their memory. It is the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. a study led by Harvard University researchers and published this week in the journal “Science Translational Medicine” suggests that Alzheimer’s could stem from the brain’s past attempts to fight off infections.

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