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NUS researchers invent blood test that could potentially detect Alzhiemer’s even before clinical symptoms appear
The blood test is said to be highly sensitive and has the ability to provide an accurate diagnosis that is comparable to brain PET imaging.
82,000 people in Singapore today have dementia – and 3 in 4 feel ashamed and rejected because of the illness
The number of dementia sufferers in Singapore is expected to go beyond 100,000 by 2030.
Bill Gates says there could be a way to predict Alzheimer’s using a voice app that listens for ‘warning signs’
Gates envisions a future where people predict Alzheimer's before symptoms appear using the sound of our voices.
A woman claims her 84-year-old mother with dementia was locked out of a care facility in the middle of the night
Savina Genoese Zerbi was taken to Regency Palms Long Beach, California, after being hospitalized at the College Medical Center in Long Beach.
WWJ reporter Mike Campbell found 89-year-old Barbara Kasler walking down a street in Shelby Township, Michigan, hours after she was reported missing.
If you're looking to eat healthier, lose weight, and have more energy during the day, researchers advise trying a plant-based or Mediterranean diet.
There are about 50 million people in the world living with dementia. Here's what it's like for the people taking care of them.
There are about 50 million people in the world living with dementia. A new test could identify those most at risk by measuring their pulse intensity.
There are about 50 million people living with dementia in the world, but there are still many misconceptions about what causes the symptoms. Here are some of the surprising facts about the diseases that cause dementia, and how they affect someone.
5.7 million Americans have Alzheimer's, and the number is expected to rise to 14 million by 2050. A San Diego-based nonprofit is creating faux towns resembling the '50s and '60s, which can help with patients' quality of life and cognitive function. The first Town Square has opened outside San Diego.