Summit Seeks To Help Latino Community Fight Alzheimer's And Stigma Against ItThe Institute on Aging reports that while Latinos are the most likely to get the disease, they are also least likely to get help.
Police In Oak Park Distributing Green Bracelets To Better Assist Residents With DisabilitiesThe Oak Park Police Department is implementing a new strategy to better serve residents with disabilities who may not be able to communicate verbally during an emergency.
This Alzheimer's Awareness Month, Expert Notes Signs Of Dementia To Look For When You Can't See Loved OnesThe coronavirus pandemic is preventing many people from seeing mom or dad, grandma or grandpa. And it is scary to think this, but those visits might have been helpful to notice your loved one’s deteriorating cognitive health.
UPDATE: Jose Guerrero, 75, Has Been LocatedJose Guerrero, 75, has been reported missing from the Craigin neighborhood.
Researchers Find Clues That Depression May Speed Brain AgingDepression has long been linked to certain cognitive problems, and depression late in life may be a risk factor for the development of Alzheimer's. It's not clear how.
Woman With Alzheimer's MissingTeresa Moreno, 85, is 5'4" and 160 pounds. She is described as Hispanic with brown eyes and gray hair.
Sleep Quality May Be Linked With Alzheimer'sCBS 2’s Marissa Bailey explains how doctors in Chicago are working on a potential solution.
Tips To Keep Those With Alzheimer's From Wandering Off In Cold WeatherThe Alzheimer’s Association is offering reminders to lessen the chance someone with the memory-zapping disease doesn’t wander off.
Silver Search To Find Those With Alzheimer's, DementiaSilver Search is a program to help find those for those with Alzheimer's or dementia.
Chicago Fundraiser To Raise Money For Alzheimer's ResearchThe Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter junior board is hosting Friday, Feb. 24 a 'Paint the Night Purple' event at the Revel Fulton Market. The event hopes to raise awareness and money for the disease.
New Law Sets Training Standards For Alzheimer's CaregiversGov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation that sets training standards for those who provide care to people with Alzheimer's disease.
South Shore Man With Alzheimer’s Missing Since Memorial Day
Chicago Hospital Participates In Study Of Potential Alzheimer's VaccineSolanezumab is now being given to patients in earlier stages of the disease. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Lombard Restaurant Gives Back To Regular CustomerTwo years ago, Angela Liberty was diagnosed with frontotemperal dementia, a disease that is degenerative, terminal and untreatable. Now, the staff at their favorite Rock Bottom brewery in Lombard has decided to give back.
Woman Disappears In The Cold In RiversideAuthorities swarmed the suburb of Riverside Wednesday night when a husband reported that his wife, an Alzheimer's patient, had wandered off into subzero temperatures.