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.
Woman, 75, Missing From AustinVirginia Cousin, who has mild dementia, may not be able to find her way home, Chicago Police said in a missing person alert.
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.
Elderly Man With Dementia Missing From CraginStanislaw Koziara, 84, left his home about noon Monday in the 5200 block of West Wellington, according to an endangered missing person alert from Chicago Police.
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.