UPMC Looking For Participants For Depression, Dementia StudyBecause depression can foreshadow dementia, researchers at UPMC are looking for 300 participants willing to make a two-year commitment to a study on brain structure and function along with blood tests and physical and mental challenges
Study Suggests Speed Training App Could Help Prevent Dementia; Specialist SkepticalIs there anything you can do to prevent dementia? A recent study suggests, you need speed.
Researchers Developing Blood Test To Diagnose Alzheimer's DiseaseMore than five million people in the U.S. suffer from Alzheimer's, the most common form of dementia.
Moderate, Heavy Drinkers More Likely To Reach Age 85 Without Dementia, Study SaysModerate to heavy alcohol drinkers are reportedly more likely to reach age 85 without developing dementia and similar cognitive issues when compared to non-drinkers.
Missing Man With Dementia, Alzheimer's Found SafeA missing man who suffers from dementia and Alzheimer's was found safe in Duquesne.
New Study Finds Certain Video Games May Be Effective In Warding Off DementiaA new study finds video games might just be the key to preventing dementia.
'Sundowning' May Cause Increased Confusion At Night For Alzheimer's PatientsMore than 5 million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. For some of them, their confusion seems to be worse at night.
Certain Over-The-Counter Medications Could Increase Risk Of DementiaThere is growing evidence to suggest the long-term use of some very common over-the-counter medicines — from pain relievers, cold and allergy treatments, even some sleep aids — may increase your risk of dementia.
Missing Coraopolis Man Found SafelyA missing Coraopolis man suffering from dementia was found safely Sunday, after police were searching for several hours.
PTL Links: Dec. 9, 2015Some of today’s guests/topics include: the Polar Plunge, care for dementia patients, and Cooking with Rania. Click for more information about today's guests!
Woman With Dementia, 86, Found Dead In Neighbor's TruckAn 86-year-old woman with dementia who had been missing since Saturday has been found dead in the passenger seat of her next-door neighbor's pickup truck.
Family Makes Plea For Help Finding Missing Lower Burrell WomanA plea for help from the family of an 86-year-old woman with Alzheimer's who's been missing since Friday.