Report: Scientists Find Alzheimer's Treatment While Trying To Cure DiabetesThe medication, known as a triple receptor drug -- or "triple agonist" -- reportedly works in multiple ways to protect the brain against degeneration and promote growth.
Chicago's Walk To End Alzheimer's Raises $1MThousands of people went to Montrose Harbor Sunday morning to raise money for the fight against Alzheimer's disease.
62-Year-Old Man Missing From Avondale LocatedA 62-year-old man missing from the Avondale neighborhood on the Northwest Side has been located, police announced Monday night.
Missing Woman With Alzheimer’s Last Seen At O’HarePolice are looking for an elderly woman with Alzheimer’s disease who went missing Friday after leaving O’Hare International Airport.
Illinois Could See 18% Increase In Alzheimer’s Deaths By 2025The Alzheimer’s Association said Illinois had 3,266 deaths from the disease in 2014, a nearly 12 percent increase from the previous year.
Rush University Study To Explore Alzheimer's Disease In LatinosStudies show Latinos may be at higher risk of developing dementia over other ethnicities, but are less likely to get medical help for it.
Man With Alzheimer's Disease Missing From Downers GroveA man diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease who cannot speak was reported missing Thursday from west suburban Downers Grove.
Missing Humboldt Park Man With Alzheimer’s FoundA 56-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease, who was reported missing from the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side, has been located.
Missing Elderly Man With Alzheimer’s Found SafeRichard Honorable was last seen about 1 p.m. Tuesday in the 3400 block of West Adams, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
Woman With Alzheimer’s Disappears From Roscoe VillageMargaret Olivo was last seen wearing a maroon shirt, black floral jogging pants and black shoes when she left her home in the 1800 block of West Belmont about 5:30 p.m., according to a missing person alert.
Man With Alzheimer’s Missing From Near West SideJohn Green, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, was last seen Tuesday in the 800 block of South Damen, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
Man With Alzheimer’s Missing From Logan SquareHector Perez, 61, was last seen July 11 near the intersection of Fullerton and Ridgeway, according to an alert from Chicago Police. Perez was previously reported missing May 5 and June 26.