Moderate, Heavy Drinkers More Likely To Reach Age 85 Without Dementia, Study SaysModerate to heavy alcohol drinkers are reportedly more likely to reach age 85 without developing dementia and similar cognitive issues when compared to non-drinkers.
Study: No Evidence Marijuana Helps Dementia PatientsDutch researchers found no significant difference between dementia patients given THC pills and those given placebos.
Study: High Blood Sugar, Not Just Diabetes, Tied To Greater Dementia RiskHigh levels of blood sugar raise a person’s risk of dementia, even if they don’t have diabetes.
Seattle Police Calls Fatal Shooting A Tragedy An older man with dementia, alarmed by a fire department aid call outside his home, messaged his medical alert service to say he suspected a prowler and has armed himself with a gun. When police arrived, he met them at the door with the gun and was killed by officers who feel threatened.