Multi-Day Conference Aims To Provide Information On The Impact Of Alzheimer's & Dementia On The African American CommunityThe three upcoming sessions focus on communities of color and clinical trials, caregiving challenges and resources, and how to promote brain health through diet and exercise.
Baltimore Police Searching For 80-Year-Old Barbara Mae HopkinsBaltimore Police are searching for 80-year-old Barbara Mae Hopkins.
Baltimore Police Searching For 64-Year-Old Alvenus CurbeamBaltimore Police are searching for 64-year-old Alvenus Curbeam.
Baltimore Police Searching For Missing Elderly Man, Thomas Stricker, 70
Poor Sleep Linked To Dementia And Early Death, Study FindsOlder adults who have significant difficulty falling asleep and who experience frequent night awakenings are at high risk for developing dementia or dying early from any cause, a new study finds.
Talking On Zoom Could Help Older People Stave Off DementiaTalking on video-conference services like Zoom during the coronavirus pandemic has helped older people stave off the effects of dementia, a new study has suggested.
Belly Fat In Older Women Is Linked To A 39% Higher Risk Of Dementia Within 15 Years, Study SaysFor older adults, your current belly size could be a key indicator in whether you develop dementia within the next decade or two. For women that risk is particularly high.
Coronavirus And Alzheimer's: How To Continue Social Connection Despite Social DistancingIn this time of social distancing, many families and caregivers of those who suffer from Alzheimers or dementia are struggling.
New Study To Monitor Ex-Soccer Stars For Early Signs Of DementiaResearchers have launched a new study that hopes to better understand the link between playing soccer and developing dementia.
Alzheimer's Risk May Be 75 Percent Higher For People Who Eat Trans FatsPeople with higher levels of trans fats in their blood may be 50% to 75% more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease or dementia from any cause, according to a new study published Wednesday in the journal Neurology.
69-Year-Old Man With Dementia Missing Since September 2169-year-old John Coiley, was last seen at around 7:15 p.m. Saturday in the 4600 block of Frankford Avenue.
Charges Dropped Against Md. Man Who Put Leash On Ailing WifeAuthorities have dropped a simple assault charge against a Maryland man who used a dog leash to lead his wife around a Pennsylvania fair because she has late-stage dementia.
Ikea And The Queen Of Sweden Are Designing Homes For People With DementiaThe company is launching a new style of home for dementia patients through BoKlok, a joint venture with Swedish construction company Skanska that makes sustainable and affordable housing.
Healthy Lifestyle Can Help Lower Risk Of Dementia, Study SaysA good diet and ample exercise don't just help your waistline. Healthy lifestyle factors may also help lower your risk of dementia, even if you have a higher genetic risk, according to a study published Sunday in the medical journal JAMA.
Commonly Prescribed Drugs Are Tied To Nearly 50 Percent Higher Dementia Risk In Older Adults, Study SaysA researcher said that people taking these medications are advised not to stop them without consulting with their doctor first, as that could be harmful.