Prime of life brain disease

Neurodegeneration is not just a disease that strikes the elderly. There is a spectrum of brain diseases that often onset in the 50’s and 60’s when people may have family responsibilities, careers and active lives. Half of all neurodegeneration under age 65 involves these diseases (NIH).

Frequently Asked Questions

We welcome your questions so that we can share answers with others. If one of your questions is not answered here, please submit through info@curepsp.org and we will attempt to provide an answer and may include it in this section for the benefit of others.

Resources for Healthcare Professionals

CurePSP strives to provide allied healthcare professionals with up-to-date information on these prime of life diseases to assist them in diagnosing, treating and managing these diseases. 

 

Webinars

CurePSP uses technology to reach as many people as possible. The webinars sponsored by CurePSP are free and are an easy way to learn about the most current information on how to manage the symptoms of the disease(s) and results of current research efforts.

About Our Research

CurePSP has a comprehensive plan and program for pursuing research that may ultimately find treatment and cure for PSP and other prime of life neurodegenerative diseases. Research is now showing that all neurodegeneration is likely linked by common pathology, so that our research may eventually unlock the secrets of more-common illnesses like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

CurePSP has supported more than 170 research studies since its founding in 1990 primarily in progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), corticobasal degeneration (CBD) and multiple system atrophy (MSA). This effort continues today with several important ongoing projects.