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How to Talk About Genetics and Family History

Barbara Dehn | Posted 12.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Barbara Dehn

Information about your family's unique health can empower you to ask your providers about screening tests, healthier diets and possibly genetic testing.

Bubble Baby Disease

Maria Shriver | Posted 01.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Maria Shriver

I am convinced that stem cell research means we Baby Boomers will be the last generation to have to watch our parents die of Alzheimer's or watch our children die prematurely of sickle cell disease. Proposition 71 set this research in motion. Now we have to make sure this research keeps moving forward.

Coping When A Family Member Has Alzheimer's

KnowMore TV | Posted 12.01.2014 | Fifty
KnowMore TV

Once a force of nature who routinely cooked so many hand-rolled perogies that the table sagged under their weight, now she sits in a daze, often staring at the television, completely unengaged in the world. She refuses to cook, knit or go for walks which used to be things she enjoyed.

What if Facebook Could Help Cure Alzheimer's?

Michael Weiner, M.D. | Posted 08.06.2012 | Fifty
Michael Weiner, M.D.

We need to shift our focus from participating in vibrant online communities to helping the actual communities we live in -- and that can start with volunteering in research that benefits us all now, and our children and grandchildren.

John O'Connor Dead, Husband Of Sandra Day O'Connor Died Of Alzheimer's Complications

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — John J. O'Connor III, the husband of retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, has died. The court said that O'Connor, 79...