Study paves way for Alzheimer's early detection

World / Science & Health Jul 8, 2014

Study paves way for Alzheimer's early detection

British scientists have identified a set of 10 proteins in the blood that can predict the onset of Alzheimer's and call this an important step toward developing a test for the incurable brain-wasting disease. Such a test could initially be used to select patients for ...

Senile seniors challenge Japan Inc.

National Apr 10, 2014

Senile seniors challenge Japan Inc.

by Sawako Obara

As businesses grapple with the social changes being brought about by the rapidly graying population, dealing with senility has become a fact of life at shops and banks. Supermarket operators and banks have been struggling to figure out how best to handle customers with Alzheimer's ...