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.
Justice For GraceOn Friday, defendant Lisa Lash hid from CBS 2 in the bathroom when asked about it. She allegedly wrote herself this check for $50,000 and called it a gift.
UPDATE: Anthony Grosch, 83, Reported Missing, Has Been LocatedAnthony Grosch, 83, who suffers from dementia and was reported missing Friday, has been located and reunited with his family, according to Chicago police.
UPDATE: Rafael Rosario, 62, Suffers From Dementia, Has Been LocatedUPDATE: Rafael Rosario, 62, who had been reported missing from the Humboldt Park neighborhood, has been located, according to his family.
Report: Bill Buckner Dead At 69 Bill Buckner, who went down in Boston Red Sox history for the error that ended Game 6 of the 1986 World Series against the New York Mets but received warm welcomes at Fenway Park in his later years, has died, according to a report. He was 69 years old.
It Seems Like Alzheimer's But Peek Into Brain Shows A Mimic"Not everything that looks like Alzheimer's disease is Alzheimer's disease," said Dr. Julie Schneider, a neuropathologist at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. And among all the known dementias, this newly identified kind "is the most striking mimic of Alzheimer's," she added.
Seniors Who Fall Prey To Scam Artists Might Be More Vulnerable To Alzheimer's, DementiaNew research suggests seniors who have a hard time hanging up on telemarketers also might be at risk for eventually developing Alzheimer’s disease, or other forms of dementia.
Missing Woman Gloria Samuel Found SafeA 79-year-old woman who had been reported missing last weekend has been found safe.
83-Year-Old Willie Holland Missing; Suffers From Dementia, And Uses WheelchairPolice said 83-year-old Willie Holland was last seen Friday near 92nd and Burley.
UPDATE: Laime Irving From Near West Side Has Been LocatedLaime Irving has been reported missing from the Near West Side and is considered "high risk", according to Chicago police.
Health Links Between Gluten And Diabetes, Air Pollution And DementiaA new study has experts saying a high gluten diet may put offspring at higher risk for type 1 diabetes.
Visitation For Stan Mikita Taking Place At The United CenterIt will be a difficult day for family, friends and fans who will come to pay their final respects at the United Center.
Elderly Man With Dementia Missing From Logan SquareHe was wearing a beige overcoat, dark pants and gym shoes. Authorities said he may also be using a yellow broomstick as a cane.
Elderly Deacon With Dementia Missing From South Chicago83-year-old George Robbins has been missing since Saturday April 21.