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  • Observational Study
    Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 43 Bruyère Street Ottawa, ON

    What is this Study about?

    The study is aiming to assess whether nutritional intervention with personalized, preselected prebiotics can affect cognitive function in those with Alzheimer’s disease. This study is placebo-controlled, and participants will be randomized to either the placebo or prebiotic.

    Eligibility Criteria

    • Aged 60 or older
    • Diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer’s disease, or Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment
    • Has someone who can be their study partner

    Recruitment End Date

  • Observational Study
    In-Person

    What is this Study about?

    We want to determine if a nutrition questionnaire (SCREEN) works well to identify nutrition challenges for older adults with diagnosed memory problems, cognitive impairment or dementia when completed by themselves, or by a care partner on behalf of their cared for person.

    Eligibility Criteria

    You may be eligible if you are:

    • 55 years or older

    • Read/speak English

    • Live within 45km of Waterloo, Guelph or London.

    AND are an:

    • Older adult with diagnosed memory problems, cognitive impairment or dementia with a care partner who either lives with you, or who is in daily contact with you and would be able to support reporting of their eating behaviours

    • If living in a retirement home, the older adult must have lived in their home for at least 3 months and receive 2 or more meals each day from their retirement home

    Recruitment End Date

  • Observational Study
    Quebec

    What is this Study about?

    We are interested in visuospatial abilities in patients with possible or probable Alzheimer’s disease at an early stage. The experiment will be carried out online on a computer in your home, over three years

    Eligibility Criteria

    • Person with mild cognitive impairment with no other neurological diseases
      OR
    • Healthy adults (aged 65+)

    Recruitment End Date

  • Observational Study
    Canada-Wide (all provinces)

    What is this Study about?

    The aim is to better understand the cognitive strengths and difficulties related to visuospatial skills among people with Mild Cognitive Impairment and/or early Alzheimer's Disease through cognitive tasks.

    Eligibility Criteria

    • Adults with MCI and/or AD
      OR
    • Healthy, 40+ Years, with parent diagnosed with AD

    Recruitment End Date