New method predicts Alzheimer's in two-year window


A new study has led to a breakthrough in the process to identify people who will fall victim to Alzheimer's disease.

Therapy helps mend aphasia


Aggressive therapy can improve language function and general cognition for seniors who have had aphasia for years, according to a study recently published in Brain and Language.

Study: Technology can detect pain in patients who cannot communicate it

Scientists are hopeful that a new technology will be able to objectively measure and detect pain in people — such as elderly dementia patients — who are unable to articulate whether they are hurting, according to a new study.