Alzheimer’s

Missing Alzheimer's patient, Guadalupe Sanchez
(Dallas Police Dept.)

Missing Alzheimer’s Patient Found Safe In Dallas

Dallas police say Guadalupe Sanchez walked away from a home on El Capitan Drive Monday around 10:30 a.m.

07/13/2015

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Ultrasounds Could Give New Hope To Alzheimer’s Patients

Australian researchers are using ultrasound technology to destroy the brain plaque blamed for lost cognitive function.

04/23/2015

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Clinical Trials Provide Hope For Alzheimer’s Treatments

It’s a devastating disease that causes concern for all of us with aging parents: Alzheimer’s disease. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, one in three seniors in the United States will die with Alzheimer’s or dementia.

CBS 11–04/14/2015

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Man Missing From Nursing Home Found Dead In Rockwall

There has been a tragic end to the search for a missing North Texas man.

03/09/2015

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Trending: Angelina’s Dress, Precious Moment With Mom, Life Lessons On YouTube

ANGELINA’S DRESS Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt tied the knot, but the big question was what did her wedding gown look like? Turns out her kids played a key role in designing her wedding dress. […]

09/02/2014

Bobby Womack performs on Day 2 of the Roskilde Festival on July 5, 2013 in Roskilde, Denmark. (credit: Danny E. Martindale/Getty Images)

Legendary Soul Singer Bobby Womack Dead At 70

Bobby Womack, a colorful and highly influential R&B singer-songwriter who influenced artists from the Rolling Stones to Damon Albarn, has died. He was 70. Womack was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease two years ago.

06/27/2014

Glenn Campbell performs during The Goodbye Tour at the Ryman Auditorium on January 3, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Ed Rode/Getty Images)

Music Legend Glen Campbell Moved To Alzheimer’s Care Facility

A legend in the music business has deteriorated to the point where he has to be moved to an Alzheimers Care facility.

04/17/2014

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More Former Players Sue NHL Regarding Concussions

Another group of former NHL players has filed a federal class action lawsuit alleging that the league has downplayed the risk of head injuries, while at the same time promoting fighting and violence in the game.

04/15/2014

A nurse holds the hands of a person suffering from Alzheimer's disease. (credit: Sebastien Bozon/AFP/Getty Images)

Alzheimer Workshop Helps To Educate Those Struggling With Affected Loved Ones

Last year the search for a missing Garland man with dementia gained widespread attention. Now the daughter of the missing man is hoping to help others who are struggling with affected loved ones.

04/04/2014

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Careers In Dallas Healthcare Reach Beyond Doctors And Nurses

Professor Jackie Reynolds encourages employment in the striving healthcare field in the DFW area.

09/09/2013

A doctor examines a patient's brain. (credit: Mauricio Lima/AFP/Getty Images)

Scientists Find Clue To Age-Related Memory Loss

Scientists have found a compelling clue in the quest to learn what causes age-related memory problems, and to one day be able to tell if those misplaced car keys are just a senior moment or an early warning of something worse.

08/28/2013

New test for amyloid plaque could help with Alzheimer's research. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

How To Tell Signs Of Dementia From Normal Aging

New studies suggest that noticing you are having memory or thinking problems could be the earliest sign of Alzheimer’s disease. The Alzheimer’s Association lists these 10 warning signs, plus advice on how to tell them from normal age-related changes.

07/17/2013

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