Prostate Cancer & Dementia: Do Hormone Blockers Boost Risks?Hormone-blocking drugs for prostate cancer may increase men's chances for developing dementia, a large study suggests, but researchers say the results aren't conclusive enough to recommend avoiding a treatment that can improve survival.
Elderly Man With Dementia, Diabetes Missing From EdgewaterJames Thomas was last seen about 2:15 p.m. Friday before he left his home in the 1400 block of West Elmdale without telling anyone, according to a missing person alert issued by police.
Kane County Could Get First Monthly Memory CaféSo-called Memory Cafés are designed to help those recently diagnosed with either of the brain disorders.
Missing Elderly Man From Ravenswood Found SafelyEdward Pisz had last been seen at 5:10 p.m. Monday inside a hospital in the 5100 block of North California, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
Missing Man With Dementia Who Left South Side Medical Center LocatedA 69-year-old man who suffers from dementia who went missing after after leaving a rehabilitation center in the Douglas neighborhood on the South Side Sunday afternoon has been safely reunited with his family.
Man With Dementia Missing From South ShoreSylvester Franklin was last seen about noon Wednesday in the 7900 block of Stony Island Avenue, after he walked away from his brother while at a White Castle, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
South Side Man Missing Since September Found SafeA 65-year-old man who suffers from dementia and was missing for more than a month from the South Side Grand Boulevard neighborhood has been found safe.
South Side Man With Dementia Missing More Than A MonthJohnny Jones last was seen about 2 p.m. on Sept. 7 in the 4900 block of South Prairie Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
Man With Diabetes, Dementia Missing From Humboldt ParkWalter Moore, 78, was last seen about 10 a.m. Friday leaving his home in the 1400 block of North Harding Avenue to go to the store, according to a missing person alert issued by Chicago Police.
Suburban Firefighters To Get Special Training On Treating Dementia PatientsDementia is estimated to affect about 5 million Americans and, next Wednesday, some members of the Lake Zurich Fire Department will be trained in some of the best ways to handle dementia patients.
Report: Blackhawks Great Stan Mikita Unable To Enjoy Final SeriesThe 75-year-old Hall of Famer has suspected Lewy body dementia. It's a progressive disease that causes problems with thinking, movement and behavior.
Rush, Northwestern Studying New Anti-Dementia DrugAlzheimer's researchers at Rush University Medical Center and Northwestern University have launched a study to test a new treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease, and are looking for volunteers to take part.

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