Heartbreak. One of Maryland’s most promising politicians was devastated when his 52-year-old wife developed Alzheimer’s.
The flavorant that adds buttery taste to foods and a smooth feel to beverages may also trigger Alzheimer’s disease.
Just two games shy of 1,100 wins, Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt turns in her whistle. The reason: early onset Alzheimer’s. Summitt is just 59 years old.
Sen. Barbara Mikulski is joining a bipartisan effort to increase innovation in drug development.
Johns Hopkins University researchers are working to understanding disorders affecting millions, including autism, Alzheimer’s disease, and schizophrenia.