Exercise Good For Brain, Even For Those With Alzheimer'sExercise may do more than keep a healthy brain fit: New research suggests working up a good sweat may also offer some help once memory starts to slide— and even improve life for people with Alzheimer's.
Study: Saliva Test Could Help Detect Alzheimer's DiseaseThough research is still in its early stages, scientists say a saliva test could eventually help detect Alzheimer's Disease.
Judge to Weigh Fairness of NFL Concussion DealThe NFL's potential $1 billion plan to compensate retired players for brain trauma could soon close the chapter on a troubled era of league concussion management.
Alexandria Police Search for Missing 65-Year-Old ManThe Alexandria Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing 65-year-old man who suffers from dementia.
Researchers Develop Blood Test That 'Can Predict With 90 Percent Accuracy' If Person Will Develop Alzheimer'sResearchers from Georgetown University say they have developed a blood test that can predict if a healthy person will develop Alzheimer’s disease or mild dementia.
Police Searching For Missing 83-Year-Old Rockville ManPolice are asking for help in finding a missing elderly man from Rockville who suffers from dementia.
FDA Approves GE Brain Imaging Tool For Alzheimer'sThe Food and Drug Administration has approved a radioactive imaging chemical from General Electric to help screen for Alzheimer's disease.
Elderly Seat Pleasant Man MissingPolice are looking for an 87-year-old man with dementia who has been missing since Wednesday.
Study: Later Retirement May Help Prevent DementiaNew research boosts the "use it or lose it" theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp. People who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer's disease or other types of dementia, a study of nearly half a million people in France found.
Study: Dementia Care Costs US Nearly $215 Billion Per Year, Expected To Double By 2040The cost of care for Americans living with dementia reaches nearly $215 billion annually.
Study: 1 In 3 Seniors Dies With, But Not From, DementiaA staggering 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer's disease or other types of dementia, says a new report that highlights the impact the mind-destroying disease is having on the rapidly aging population.
Prince George's County Executive Baker Shares News Of Ailing WifePrince Georges County Executive Rushern Baker shared some difficult news with the media about the health of a family member.