Alzheimer’s Disease

Midlife Weight Gain Linked To Early Onset Of Alzheimer's DiseaseOne more reason to watch the waistline: New research says people's weight in middle age may influence not just whether they go on to develop Alzheimer's disease, but when.
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App That Helps Patients Sing Their Favorite Songs Slows Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease, Improves MemoryThe positive affect of music on the mind and memory has been documented time and again. Researchers have found that singing show tunes can ward off dementia and Alzheimer's. Now, there's an app that turns music into medicine, called SingFit.
Beagles Used In Alzheimer’s Study, But For Dogs With The Disease, Not HumansSomeone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease every 67 seconds. But your pets can be diagnosed with the disease as well. Dr. Jennifer Scarlet has some prevention tips and talks about a study involving beagles.
Want To Fight Cancer & Alzheimer's? Stanford Professor's App Lets You HelpA new app developed by a Stanford professor is giving smartphones the power to help fight Alzheimer's disease and cancer.
California Supreme Court Rules Caregivers Can’t Sue Alzheimer’s Patients California's highest court says people with Alzheimer's disease are not liable for injuries they may cause their paid in-home caregivers.
San Jose Police Search For Missing 81-Year-Old Man Suffering From Alzheimer's San Jose police are seeking the public's help in locating a man suffering from Alzheimer's disease, a police spokesman said.
Alameda Woman Missing Since Saturday Found SafeA missing Alameda woman suffering from the early stages of Alzheimer's disease has been found and is safe.
Animal Update: Old Dogs With DementiaSeptember is World Alzheimer’s Month and many people may not know, animals can be affected by the disease as well.
Wife Of Giants Legend Willie Mays Dies At 74The wife of Hall of Famer Willie Mays, Mae Louise Allen Mays, has died. She was 74.
Narsai David: Alzheimer's Prevention CookbookOur food expert reviews The Alzheimer’s Prevention Cookbook: Recipes to Boost Brain Health, which includes the basics on the disease as well as the science behind it.
South San Francisco-Based Genentech Starts Clinical Trial On Alzheimer’sGenentech is studying whether intervention can stop Alzheimer’s from developing in people genetically predisposed to the disease.