Authorities in Lawrence County are searching for a missing woman who suffers from dementia and diabetes.
New research shows dementia is more costly than heart disease or cancer.
New research shows people taking certain blood pressure drugs could be helping their brains as well.
Police are looking for a missing Washington County man.
A patient in the mental health unit of Heritage Valley Beaver Hospital who attacked a fellow patient will be charged with criminal homicide. Gerald Rooney, Jr., 82, suffered from dementia. Peter Kuchynsky, 58, is diagnosed as schizophrenic.
A patient who had gone missing from a personal care home in Turtle Creek was found safe Tuesday morning.
The owner of a local care home is accused of attacking a resident.
Most recently we’ve learned about the serious neurological damage associated with repeated concussions – dementia, depression, Alzheimer’s, memory loss and death – some by their own hand.
Sam Miller, 84, had been missing from Jo-Ella’s Personal Care Home on Spruce Street in Scottdale for at least six hours, but he was found safe at about 10 p.m. Monday.
Emergency officials have reportedly found a missing, elderly man in Fayette County.
The search is over for a veteran who went missing earlier this week from Turtle Creek.
Police and family members are searching for a missing man with dementia. Ernest Harris, 83, of Turtle Creek, disappeared after he took out the trash Tuesday evening.
Police have found a woman who wandered away from a personal care home. According to police, 75-year-old Patricia King walked away from the Davis Personal Care Home on 6th Street in Braddock sometime overnight.
Pittsburgh police are searching for missing local woman suffering from dementia and paranoia. According to police, Ruth Thomas was last seen on Friday on Thomas Boulevard in the Point Breeze section of the city.
Millions of people in this country have been diagnosed with devastating and debilitating diseases such as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and dementia. However, some of those people may be suffering from a completely different condition that can be cured.