Health: New Developments In Alzheimer's ResearchResearchers have a good understanding of what causes this most extreme form of dementia, and now, in an exciting development, they are studying a possible way to stop it.
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Clinical Trial Testing New Drug That Could Slow The Progression Of Alzheimer’sAs many as five million Americans age 65 and older suffer with Alzheimer’s disease. Now researchers are testing a drug that could be the first new treatment for the debilitating brain disease in years.
Movie Review: 'Still Alice'<img src="https://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2015/01/31.jpg" align="right" />Julianne Moore, in an Oscar-nominated performance as an Alzheimer's victim, calibrates and reveals her decline subtly but unmistakably.
Philly Judge: NFL Concussion Opt-outs Due By TuesdayTuesday remains the deadline to opt out of the NFL's settlement of concussion claims after a judge in Philadelphia denied an extension request.
Chester County Police Searching For Missing Woman With Alzheimer'sJoyce Miller, 79, has reportedly been missing since Wednesday evening.
South Jersey Woman's Unconditional Love For Mom Expressed Through Her ActionsSaying "I love you" to mom on Mother's Day is a common occurrence, but showing her how much you love her every day isn't quite as common. But for one South Jersey woman, her love for her mother is expressed all year long.
Health: Senator Toomey's Alzheimer's Connection, Penn On Forefront Of ResearchPennsylvania has more people suffering with Alzheimer’s disease than most other states. And now Senator Toomey is calling for more research funding.
Health: Women Will Be Diagnosed With Alzheimer's More Than Men According To New ReportA startling number of women will be diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease, compared to men, according to a new report. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the numbers.
Health: Simple Test Could Spot Signs Of Mental Decline; Take The Test NowA simple at home test that can identify if you're at risk for Alzheimer’s disease. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on how it works.
Benefits Of A Preventative LifestyleFrom a lifestyle standpoint there is now little doubt that exercise, a well-balanced diet and stress reduction can play a protective role as we age.
An Increasing Number Of People With Alzheimer'sA new study suggests the number of people with Alzheimer's disease is projected to increase from 4.7 million in 2010 to as many as 15 million by 2050.