Researchers Develop Blood Test That ‘Can Predict With 90 Percent Accuracy’ If Person Will Develop Alzheimer’s
Researchers 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 are asking for help in finding a missing elderly man from Rockville who suffers from dementia.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a radioactive imaging chemical from General Electric to help screen for Alzheimer’s disease.
Police are looking for an 87-year-old man with dementia who has been missing since Wednesday.
New 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.
The cost of care for Americans living with dementia reaches nearly $215 billion annually.
A 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 Georges County Executive Rushern Baker shared some difficult news with the media about the health of a family member.