The Snohomish County Walk to End Alzheimer’s, is excited to return in person to Boxcar Park in Everett on Saturday, October 9, 2021, after being virtual last year. It is a beautiful, appropriate waterfront park... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sleeping too much or too little each night can harm adults' brain performance, increase symptoms of depression and weight and raise the risk of Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study. The study, published in the journal JAMA Neurology, found that sleeping... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- This month, the Food and Drug Administration approved a new treatment for Alzheimer’s disease -- the first in nearly 20 years. But the decision was not without controversy, with doctors split on how they feel about the treatment. Since the approval, doctors... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In a major development for patients and the biotechnology industry, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the use of a new drug, Aduhelm (aducanumab), for treating early Alzheimer’s disease. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, over 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease... Read More.
By ANDREA DRESDALE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Tony Bennett's family has revealed that for the last four years, the legendary crooner, who's 94, has been battling Alzheimer's disease.Breaking their silence in AARP The Magazine, the family explained that... Read More.
By DR. ALEXIS E. CARRINGTON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Dementia and Alzheimer's disease may not be an inevitable part of aging, according to a recent Dutch study, which identified 100-year-olds with high cognitive performance despite risk factors for decline.This six-year... Read More.