The Pulse: Clinical Trials Show Promise Preventing, Slowing Progress Of Alzheimer's

Nov 24, 2016

Dr. Brian Ott heads the Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center at Rhode Island Hospital.
Credit Kristin Gourlay / RIPR

This Thanksgiving many of us are gathering with family – some of whom we haven’t seen for a while. If that includes older relatives and friends, you might notice some changes. But which changes are part of the normal aging process, and which might indicate there’s a problem? 

On This week’s The Pulse, we speak with Doctor Brian Ott, head of the Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center at Rhode Island Hospital. Ott says there’s new hope for preventing or even slowing the progress of Alzheimer’s Disease.