WBZ Cares: Alzheimer’s Association Helps Patients With Early Signs of DiseaseFor over 30 years The Alzheimer's Association has worked to provide enhanced care and support to all affected by this disease.
Myths About DementiaNeurologist Tinatin Chabrashvili, MD, Director of the Dementia Clinic at Tufts Medical Center, dispels some of the common myths about the disease.
In Salem, Official Chooses To Go Public With Shocking DiagnosisSouthern Essex District Register of Deeds John O'Brien was recently diagnosed with a form of dementia--and because he wants to keep doing the job he loves, he wants his constituents to know about it.
Research Shows Possibility Of Diagnosing Alzheimer's Through SalivaImagine being able to spit into a cup to find out if you're at risk for Alzheimer’s Disease. As Dr. Mallika Marshall explains, that day may not be far off.
VIDEO: Behind the Brain Fit Club at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterHow can we keep our brains and our minds the best they can be? The Brain Fit Club could be an answer.
A Personal Trainer for Your BrainCan you train your brain? Research findings say yes!
Blood Type Could Determine Risk Of Certain Health ProblemsDo you know your blood type? The answer could determine your risk of certain health problems later in life.
Tips To Ward Off Memory ProblemsContrary to popular belief, Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia are not natural consequences of growing old.
Memory Decline May Be Earliest Sign Of Dementia Memory problems that are often dismissed as a normal part of aging may not be so harmless after all.
Tips To Boost Brain Health And Lower Dementia RiskYou may be able to help keep your brain in shape, not just the rest of your body. A large study in France suggests that delaying retirement and working until later in life may help prevent dementia.
Study: Later Retirement May Help Prevent Dementia New research boosts the "use it or lose it" theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp.
Activating MemoryContrary to popular belief, memory loss is not an inevitable part of aging. That said, many healthy individuals feel less able to remember certain kinds of information as they age. Luckily, most can improve their memory with training and practice.