Dementia is a complex issue and the more we learn, the more we realize the role of healthy living and prevention.
Tuesday remains the deadline to opt out of the NFL’s settlement of concussion claims after a judge in Philadelphia denied an extension request.
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Police are searching for a missing 81-year-old man from Philadelphia.
In a study of older women, obesity, high blood pressure, and a low level of hdl, collectively labeled metabolic syndrome, were each associated with a 23% increased risk for cognitive impairment.
Police say 66-year-old Rebecca Brown suffers from Dementia, and that she was last seen at her home on East Lycoming Street around 7:30 a.m. on Sunday.
Study finds that the fewer irrelevant items you keep in mind, the more capacity you have for remembering important things.
Eighty-six-year-old John Howarth reportedly left his home in a 2010 Gray Ford Focus with Pennsylvania plates DYB-7908 early Wednesday morning.
According to new research out of Mt. Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine, grilled and broiled meats have now been linked weight gain, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.
Coming up with the best treatment plan for Alzheimer’s disease can be tricky because there are so many variables among patients including aging and overall health.
Research has shown that high blood pressure in middle age may be associated with later Alzheimer’s dementia.
Police say 98-year-old Frank Winfrey left his residence to run errands on Oct. 28 and never returned home.
It’s hard to imagine what it’s like to have the mind robbing ailment, but now you can, at least virtually. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you how.
A study out of Columbia University found those who followed the Mediterranean diet had a 68% reduction in developing Alzheimer’s.
As we get older, brain function declines. But a recently funded government study found that playing a computer game can slow and even reverse those declines.