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  • Brain scans may change care for some people with memory loss

    Brain scans may change care for some people with memory loss

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 3:47 AM EDT2017-07-19 07:47:22 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-07-21 02:16:07 GMT
    Not everyone needs a brain scan to diagnose Alzheimer's, but new research suggests PET scans may lead to treatment changes for a surprising number of patients whose memory problems are hard to pin down.
    Not everyone needs a brain scan to diagnose Alzheimer's, but new research suggests PET scans may lead to treatment changes for a surprising number of patients whose memory problems are hard to pin down.
  • Hints that lifestyle changes might guard against dementia

    Hints that lifestyle changes might guard against dementia

    Thursday, July 20 2017 4:28 AM EDT2017-07-20 08:28:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-07-21 02:16:01 GMT
    There are no proven ways to stave off Alzheimer's, but a new report raises the prospect that avoiding nine risks starting in childhood just might delay or even prevent about a third of dementia cases.
    There are no proven ways to stave off Alzheimer's, but a new report raises the prospect that avoiding nine risks starting in childhood just might delay or even prevent about a third of dementia cases.
  • Health plan hinges on the young, but they're a tough sell

    Health plan hinges on the young, but they're a tough sell

    Monday, July 17 2017 3:26 AM EDT2017-07-17 07:26:09 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 3:22 AM EDT2017-07-19 07:22:13 GMT

    Young adults worry that opening the door to bare-bones insurance plans will make the more comprehensive coverage they know now too expensive or even unavailable.

    Young adults worry that opening the door to bare-bones insurance plans will make the more comprehensive coverage they know now too expensive or even unavailable.

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