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Alzheimer's Talks: a free teleconference series offered by UsAgainstAlzheimer's Network covering a wide range of topics with leaders in the Alzheimer's community. To to sign up for upcoming teleconferences visit: www.usagainstalzheimers.org.
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Sleep and Alzheimer's - Alzheimer's Talks - August 2016
Dr. Jeffrey Iliff spoke with George Vradenburg for the August Alzheimer’s Talks, presented by UsAgainstAlzheimer's. Dr. Iliff is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University and he was part of a team that discovered a critical brain-cleansing system. During this discussion he outlined his research on how sleep helps clear waste from the brain and how sleep and neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s might be connected. We also discussed useful tips that we can all use to improve our sleep and brain health.