ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Poor Sleep a Sign of Alzheimer's

Your Health News, A new study suggests poor sleep may be an early sign of Alzheimer's Disease. Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis found older adults who got…

Justice O'Connor Reveals She 'Probably' Has Alzheimer's

(CNN) - New information on Tuesday from retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. In a letter, the 88-year-old revealed she's been diagnosed with the beginning stages of dementia and probably Alzheimer's disease. She wrote, "While the final chapter…

Alzheimer's Eyes

  In Your Health Minute, Doctors might one day screen for Alzheimer's disease with an eye test. Earlier studies have shown thinning in the retina among patients who have died…

Sleepy all the Time, Maybe its Alzheimer's

In Your Health Minute, Daytime drowsiness could be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease. A new study from the Mayo Clinic followed nearly 300 older adults for seven years.…

Sleep Apnea Linked to Alzheimer's

  In Your Health Minute, sleep apnea may increase the risk of alzheimer's disease. Researchers form New York University followed over 200 healthy older adults. They found…

More Americans Listed as Dying from Alzheimer's

  The number of  Americans dying from alzheimer's disease is on the rise. New data from the centers for disease control shows there were about 31 alzheimer's related deaths for every 100-thousand people in the past year. That's up from…

Glen Campbell, superstar entertainer of 1960s and '70s, dies

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Glen Campbell, the grinning, high-pitched entertainer whose dozens of hit singles included "Rhinestone Cowboy" and "Wichita Lineman" and whose appeal spanned country, pop, television and movies, died Tuesday, his family said. He was 81.Campbell's family said…