Excessive Alcohol Use Linked To Early-Onset Dementia RiskExcessive alcohol use could increase your risk for all types of dementia, particularly early-onset dementia, according to a new study.
Local Girl May Hold Key to Unlocking Certain Disorders and DiseasesJordan Lang is an 11-year-old Sacramento girl who might hold the genetic key to helping doctors unlock the secrets of certain intellectual disabilities, autism, Alzheimer’s and cancer.
SoCal Police Department Testing Out Giving Tracking Devices To Dementia PatientsPolice in the Los Angeles suburb of Glendale are hoping to reduce the time it takes to find missing people diagnosed with dementia by providing patients with tracking devices.
Researchers Find Ping-Pong Can Slow Effects Of Dementia, Alzheimer'sThe smashes come at a rapid pace for members of the Sacramento Table Tennis Club. But even when they miss their mark, they’re right on target when it comes to taking part in an activity that experts say forces out brains to work a little hard, reducing our risk of getting dementia or Alzheimer’s.
Thieves Steal Alzheimer's Victim's Computer With Family Photos To Help Her RememberIt had all of her critical medical information, but more importantly it had priceless pictures of their family and friends. Trisha would look at those pictures, recognize them and remember. It was the best way to keep her memories from slipping away.