Alzheimer’s

In the A4 study, patients without significant memory loss will be screened with special brain scans looking for the presence of amyloid, a protein that clutters the brain. (WBZ-TV)

Harvard Researcher Peeks Into Healthy Brains To Understand Alzheimer’s Risk

Researchers are adding tau brain scans to an ambitious study that’s testing if an experimental drug might help healthy but at-risk people stave off Alzheimer’s.

05/25/2015

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH LEONOR BUITRAGO

Alzheimer’s And Brain Awareness Month

May 15, 2015 Did you know there are 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease? 120,000 of them live in Massachusetts. Currently, there are over 200,000 Latinos living with Alzheimer’s disease in the United States […]

WBZ-TV–05/14/2015

Firefighters at the scene of a gas line explosion Thursday morning at an assisted living facility in Duxbury. (WBZ-TV)

Falling Ice Causes Gas Explosion At Duxbury Alzheimer’s Facility

Falling ice caused a gas line explosion Thursday morning at a Duxbury Alzheimer’s facility.

02/19/2015

Greg O Brian Book

NightSide – Greg O’Brien and Dr. Molly Perdue Discuss Alzheimer’s Disease

BOSTON (CBS) – Greg O’Brien, an award-winning journalist, was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s in 2009, at the age of 59. Having already seen his grandfather and mother go through the disease, O’Brien had more first-hand […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/25/2014

WBZ Studio Mic 625

NightSide – Michael Curren and Dr. Rudy Tanzi Are Answering Questions On Alzheimer’s

Todd Feinburg fills in for Dan Rea.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/15/2014

Mangaldas Patel (Revere PD Photo)

Alzheimer’s Patient Found Safe After Revere Police Plea

After asking for help from the public, Revere police say a missing 77-year-old man has been found safely.

07/05/2014

Photo: iStockphoto

Tips To Ward Off Memory Problems

Contrary to popular belief, Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia are not natural consequences of growing old.

10/20/2013

BIDMC-Brain-Alzheimiers

VIDEO: Learning About Alzheimer’s

An overview of Alzheimer’s Disease, including risk factors and prevention.

10/20/2013

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Mass. Becomes First State To Join Alzheimer’s Information Program

State officials say Massachusetts has become the first state in the nation to sign on to a program that provides employees information about Alzheimer’s Disease.

09/14/2013

Memory Loss, Injury, Alzheimer Disease

NightSide – Dr. Paul Raia And Mary Demakes Discuss Alzheimer’s Disease

Have Questions About Alzheimer’s Disease?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/27/2012

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