Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass professor studies impacts of Alzheimer’s

By Meghan Connolly

October 3, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

With no cure existing for Alzheimer’s disease, a University of Massachusetts professor and other researchers are working to understand the disease’s emotional impacts with the intent of easing the process for those diagnose...

Alzheimer’s disease: public health crisis

By R.P. Hitt

November 30, 2010

Filed under Columns

In my first semester at the University of Massachusetts my father was diagnosed with FTD (Frontotemporal dementia), a neurological disease similar to Alzheimer’s disease. It took my family and his doctors a long time, and a...