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Could MRI Scans Predict Dementia?

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans could one day be used to predict whether older adults will develop dementia, suggests a small study.

By Diane Domina

When Tests for Mild Cognitive Impairment Get It Wrong

If you think you may have mild cognitive impairment, but tests show otherwise, you may want to ask for further screening.

By HealthAfter50

New Test Simplifies Dementia Diagnosis

Lewy body dementia is often confused with Alzheimer’s disease. Now a doctor’s response to 10 simple questions may streamline testing.

By HealthAfter50

Quick Screening Tests for Dementia

New developments in brain imaging represent major advances in Alzheimer’s research and diagnosis.

By HealthAfter50