09/16/2013 - A new study examines for the first time in North America the incidence of Lewy body dementias and its distribution by age and sex in the general population.

9/26/2013 - New research into blood lipids in people with Parkinson’s disease may lead to blood tests that indicate which people with Parkinson’s are at risk for cognitive impairment and dementia.

05/01/2013 - A new study published in JAMA Neurology, analyzes how frequently new cases of parkinsonism were diagnosed in one geographic area of the U.S. and which proteinopathies were the underlying cause. 

01/03/2013 - While Lewy body disease can exist in a "pure" form — with little or no co-existing Alzheimer’s disease — at least half of individuals with Lewy body disease also have significant amounts of Alzheimer’s pathology. Research now reveals that a genetic variant that increases the risk of developing both early- and late-onset Alzheimer’s disease has been identified to also be a risk factor for Lewy body disorders.