Report Highlights from the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2011

ThisReport was copied from a release sent by the Alzheimer's Association.  For more information, go to ALZ.org, Press Room tab.Research Advances from the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2011- New Reports Highlight Advances in Early Detection and Global Collaborations - - French President Sarkozy Addresses Researchers on National Alzheimer's Plan - PARIS, July 20, 2011 – … Continue reading Report Highlights from the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2011

Men and Women Age Differently

Study Shows Men and Women Age Differently In this Annual Editions article research was done on 150 men and women living in a community.  The majority of the women were unmarried, living alone with some impairments and reduced financial resources.  The men had fewer impairments; were more independent and exhibited more control over their environment.  … Continue reading Men and Women Age Differently

Driving and Vision in the Elderly

Older drivers and young drivers compete for the most traffic crashes and fatalities According to the Transportation Research Board, older drivers have more traffic crashes and fatalities than any other driving age group except the youngest drivers.  By the year 2020, it is estimated that there will be 50 million people over the age of 65 falling … Continue reading Driving and Vision in the Elderly