New York Mets’ Legend Bud Harrelson Opens Up About Living With Alzheimer’sNew York Mets’ legend Bud Harrelson is opening up about his battle with Alzheimer's disease, sharing his story to let others know they are not alone.
Living With Alzheimer's: 10 Years In The Life Of An Alzheimer's Patient And Her Caregiver HusbandAs baby boomers move into old age and live longer, one of their greatest fears and possible health risks is Alzheimer's disease.
Tech Fair Touts Products That Help Patients & Caregivers Cope With Alzheimer'sAs terrible as it is for the patient, it's often even harder for the family and caregivers. Thankfully, technology may be making that burden a little easier.
Scientists Say They Have Fixed The Gene Linked To Alzheimer's DiseaseScientists found that apoE4 is only slightly different from the gene apoE3 however, the protein it produces within the body is much more damaging to human brain cells.
Study Suggests Dancing Could Slow The Effects Of Alzheimer's DiseaseWhile there's no cure, there may be a non-drug therapy involving dancing that can slow the brain-robbing disease.
Federal Bill Would Track, Help Protect People With Alzheimer's, DementiaPeople with Alzheimer’s and dementia are at great risk of wandering away, and their families are asking for help to protect them.
Report: Scientists Find Alzheimer's Treatment While Trying To Cure DiabetesThe medication, known as a triple receptor drug -- or "triple agonist" -- reportedly works in multiple ways to protect the brain against degeneration and promote growth.
Grandmother With Dementia Proves She Could Never Forget Dear Ol' SantaThis 86-year-old great-grandmother of Albuquerque, NM had an incredible visit with Santa Claus over the Christmas holiday.
Consuming Leafy Greens Could Help Reduce Risk For Alzheimer's, DementiaThere may be a simple and tasty way to reduce your risk for progressive neurological diseases.
Walks Held Around New Jersey To Help End Alzheimer'sMore than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's. In New Jersey alone, more than 500,000 people are impacted by the debilitating disease.
Cognitive Computer Games May Ward Off Decline In Brain Function In The ElderlyAsk people what they fear most about growing old and they'll say Alzheimer's or dementia -- not being "with it."
Boot Camp Offers Crash Course For Caregivers Of People With Alzheimer's, DementiaAlzheimer's disease is a tragedy for both the patient and for family members tasked with caring for the person with dementia.