Tag Archive | "Alzheimer"

Elderly, couple, breakfast, home

More Americans with Alzheimer’s Are Dying at Home

Alzheimer’s deaths in hospitals and nursing homes or other long-term care facilities shrank from more than 80 percent to 60 percent over 15 years.

Read the full story

Posted in Family CareComments (0)


How To Help Alzheimer’s Patients Enjoy Life, Not Just ‘Fade Away’

Alzheimer’s disease has an unusual distinction: It’s the illness that Americans fear most; more than cancer, stroke or heart disease.

Read the full story

Posted in Health, Family CareComments (0)

Daisy helping Sonja at breakfast1440x560

PBS documentary examines drive to find Alzheimer treatment

The cost of this coming epidemic is destined to be financially ruinous, not only on an individual basis, but also as a public-health crisis nationwide.

Read the full story

Posted in HealthComments (0)


Young man seeking to solve an age old disease: Alzheimer’s

While others his age were working in summer jobs … Wallack , adorned in a white lab coat, was retrieving refrigerated test materials at the Boston University School of Medicine’s Molecular Psychiatry and Aging Laboratory.

Read the full story

Posted in FeaturesComments (1)

Join Now for the 50 Plus Newsletter