Three Tennessee Congressional Districts Among Those Where Black Americans are Most Impacted by Alzheimer's Disease

Aug 05, 2021 at 01:31 pm by Staff

New data brief shows TN-4, TN-7, and TN-8 have among highest prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias among Black Americans in nation Three congressional distri.... Read More

Global Dementia Cases Forecasted To Triple By 2050

Jul 28, 2021 at 02:43 pm by Staff

Positive trends in global education access are expected to decrease dementia prevalence worldwide by 6.2 million cases by the year 2050. Meanwhile, anticipated trends in smoki.... Read More

Alzheimer's Association Welcomes CMS Announcement of National Coverage Determination Analysis on Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease

Jul 15, 2021 at 09:39 am by Staff

On behalf of all those living with Alzheimer's disease, their caregivers, and their families, we appreciate the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) thoughtful c.... Read More

ONcology Rounds

Nov 15, 2018 at 03:59 pm by Staff

Nashville Lung Using Advanced Robotics Nashville Lung Surgery - part of AdvancedHEALTH, Middle Tennessee's largest, independent, multi-specialty practice - continues to build.... Read More

Alzheimer's Association Mid South Chapter Offers Resources for Patients, Providers

Nov 09, 2017 at 02:50 pm by Staff

A diagnosis of Alzheimer's can be devastating, but one group is making big strides in supporting patients, their caregivers and the medical community at large. Headquartered i.... Read More

Fighting Alzheimer's Head-on

Nov 09, 2017 at 02:50 pm by Staff

Vanderbilt Research Could Redefine Alzheimer's Treatment More than five million Americans are living with Alzheimer's disease, a diagnosis that kills more people yearly than.... Read More

AdamsPlace Opens New Memory Care Unit

Aug 17, 2017 at 06:19 pm by Staff

Last month, AdamsPlace celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting for their new 13,469 square-foot Memory Care Center. Staff and community leaders also gathered to celebr.... Read More

Biogen Investigational Drug Shows Early Promise

Oct 11, 2016 at 02:55 pm by Staff

Boston-based biotech company Biogen had pre-clinical research and Phase 1b results for aducanumab, its investigational antibody treatment for early Alzheimer's disease, publis.... Read More

A Helping Hand

Oct 11, 2016 at 02:55 pm by Staff

Missing Senior Network Alerts Family, Friends To help keep seniors living with dementia safe, Home Instead Senior Care has launched a free tool - the Missing Senior Network (.... Read More