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CNN founder Ted Turner says he’s suffering a form of dementia

LOS ANGELES — Ted Turner, the billionaire founder of cable news channel CNN, says he is suffering from a form of dementia that leaves him exhausted and forgetful.

Pop star David Cassidy told documentary makers he lied about dementia,...

LOS ANGELES — Former teen idol David Cassidy did not have dementia, as he claimed before he died, and lied about giving up drinking, the singer told the makers of a documentary about him in the months before his death.

Lack of REM sleep tied to increased risk of dementia

PEOPLE WHO spend less time in deep, rapid eye movement (REM) sleep may be more likely to develop dementia than individuals who get better...

New study says 9 lifestyle changes can cut dementia risk

PARIS -- One third of dementia cases can be prevented with some basic lifestyle changes and better education during childhood, said a study published...

‘Super-agers’ study may reveal secrets to staying young

MIAMI — Mary Helen Abbott, 77, paints her lips bright pink, still smokes the occasional cigarette, keeps up on all the gossip at the...