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Alzheimer's deaths much more common than realized: study

By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Nearly half a million elderly Americans likely died from Alzheimer's disease in 2010, a figure almost six times higher than previous estimates of annual deaths, according to a new study released on...  More »

DDT exposure more common in people with Alzheimer's: study

By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who had been exposed to the pesticide DDT were more likely to have Alzheimer's disease than those with no traces of the chemical in their blood, researchers found in a new study. But in t...  More »

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