Researchers say they've made a major breakthrough in the effort to develop an Alzheimer's disease vaccine.
Unions in nursing homes may be headed for a new level of negative exposure given the latest flare-up in the eternal battle that has waged in Connecticut. It has already brought partisan criticism to the highest level: the White House.
The life story is not a "nice to have" document - it is essential to delivering quality. If memory loss begins and progresses, the details of his or her life story would serve as the primary guide for service and care. Here's an example.
More than one in four claims are related to this mind-robbing condition, according to the insurance organization.
Baxter BioScience's Gammagard halted the progression of Alzheimer's disease for as long as three years in a 16-patient trial.
A new collaboration will see four leading academic research laboratories working with AstraZeneca to study a major risk factor for Alzheimer's disease.
The aging of the American population and the healthcare issues that go with it are creating a demographic earthquake that will shake our current system of healthcare to the core. We are on our way to becoming a nation of caregivers, a job description we are largely unprepared to fill.