Have you ever asked a question and then wished you hadn’t asked it? I think we all have. If you have a family member in mid-stage Alzheimer’s disease (AD) or a related dementia and you wonder what may lie ahead, I urge you to read on with caution. 965 more words
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LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Prosecutors will not file charges against an 87-year-old Alzheimer’s patient accused of killing his roommate at an assisted living facility until they know if he is competent to stand trial. 126 more words
These are succinct, accessible films that explain much of our current knowledge about Alzheimer’s.
Research is showing some promising results in animal models. The best of these are finding ways to reactivate metabolic and immunologic pathways that have broken down and caused injury and death of brain neurons. 15 more words
For the first time, scientists have found evidence of a protein found in Alzheimer’s disease, called amyloid, in the brains of people as young as 20. 524 more words
UNION SQUARE (PIX11)– Brian Gewirtz and Philip Arabadjis are decades apart in age. But what they have in common has brought their families together.
They met for the first time Sunday afternoon in Union Square, as part of a joint effort to find their missing loved ones. 248 more words