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.
Elderly Man With Alzheimer’s Missing From Humboldt ParkCharles Green, of the 3300 block of West Ohio, was last seen at 9 a.m. Friday, according to a missing person alert from police. He knows his name, but not his home address or any of his relatives’ phone numbers.
Kane County Could Get First Monthly Memory CaféSo-called Memory Cafés are designed to help those recently diagnosed with either of the brain disorders.
Study Finds Seafood Can Help Protect Against Alzheimer'sA new study has found seafood is still good for your brain, even though the seafood might have mercury in it.
Longtime Supporter Encouraged By Hillary Clinton’s Proposal To Cure Alzheimer’sCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports that curing rather than just treating diseases like Alzheimer's has been a priority for a Chicagoan who's a longtime ally of the Clintons.