Scientists created a brain-computer interface to observe the "offline" brain replaying neural firing patterns.
The man's caregiver has told him that people are clapping from their windows due to his musical performance.
Sting, Lee Ann Womack, Band of Horses and Sharon Van Etten are some of the other artists who have contributed to a new project by the Alzheimer's Association to help spread awareness through music.
If people don't follow their prescriptions they are less likely to benefit from drugs, which could lead to complications and higher costs later on, one of the authors of the study explained.
Scientists hope their research could one day help people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
The study involved over 30 patients who had their brains scanned by scientists.
Studies in animals and humans indicate fasting could improve cognitive performance, heart health, and symptoms of diabetes and obesity.
The findings could have uses beyond Alzheimer's disease, experts told "Newsweek."
The woman was part of a group of families genetically predisposed to developing Alzheimer's in their forties.
Scientists hope their research will help us understand conditions like dementia.
Clinical trials for the drug were discontinued earlier this year, sending shockwaves through the industry.
Symptoms of dementia, such as aggression, could be eased without medicine according to a study.
Migraines and dementia are among the most common neurological conditions across the world.
Sleep problems can appear in those with Alzheimer's before memory problems show, a scientist told Newsweek.
The test could be available to doctors in a couple of years, and may help speed up the creation of treatments.
"By losing weight, people may be able to stave off aging of their brains and potentially the memory and thinking problems that can come along with brain aging," an author of a new study has said.
"Many people may be able to achieve the levels of activity seen here without major changes to their schedules," the co-author of the study told Newsweek.
How to live out your very own "Inception."
Getting proteins from plants seems to be the best way to control cholesterol levels, a professor of medicine told Newsweek.
Scientists studied 800 women for their research.
Experts fear dangerous, invisible particles damage the brains of humans and animals.
Despite a string of failed clinical trials for new dementia drugs, there are reasons to remain optimistic.
Researchers studied over 100,000 people to find the risk factors for dementia.
Scientists studied thousands of elderly people in New York City to arrive at their conclusion.
As dementia affects a person's ability to communicate, managing pain can be particularly difficult.
Researchers believe the levels of estrogen which the body creates during pregnancy could explain this association.