The University of Delaware is offering a $10,000 reward for help locating a retired professor who has been missing since last month.
Researchers studied the brains of more than 150 elderly individuals to determine whether amyloid beta plaques could be an indicator for Alzheimer’s.
Police say the search for 78-year-old Gerry Ann Tilghman, who had been missing since Sunday, has ended.
Police say 78-year-old Gerry Ann Tilghman, who suffers from early-onset dementia, was last seen at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday at the McDonald’s on Lancaster Avenue in East Whiteland Township.
Using a technique called optogenetics – the control of genetically modified brain cells using light – scientists might figure out ways to stimulate lost memory.
According to researchers from Oregon, cognitive stimulation which involves structured activities in a group setting may be quite helpful for people with memory issues, alzheimer’s or dementia.
Philadelphia police are asking the public’s help in location an elderly man who went missing Wednesday evening.
The news that basketball coach Pat Summit has early onset Alzheimer’s dementia came as quite a shock and, understandably, many people are frightened by the diagnosis.
Researchers at Yale are looking at a very specific possible cause of Alzheimers.
Philadelphia police are searching for a man who suffers from Dementia and Alzheimer’s who went missing late last month.
According to a report from the University of Washington, caregivers often have trouble with attention and memory themselves.
A Delaware County assisted living facility is at the center of a patient abuse investigation and a third suspect is now charged.
Police in Wilmington are asking for the public’s assistance in searching for a 78-year-old man who went missing Thursday night.
Little changes in memory are as normal a part of the aging process as not jumping as high or running as fast.
Now, according to a new report, there may be an unexpected source of protection against memory loss — speaking multiple languages.