Alzheimer’s disease cases rising - Odessa American
Nearly one out of every eight Texans over 60 is affected by confusion or memory loss and nearly 80 percent of them have not seen a doctor about their condition, according to a news release from the Alzheimer’s Association.
Alzheimer’s disease and dementia cases have been on the rise as medical advances have advanced to allow humans to live longer and become more vulnerable, Dr. Chau Le, a geriatrician with Texas Tech Physicians, said.
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TTUHSC Celebration of Life Service was held March 25th in remembrance of Tom McGovern, Ed.D.
TTUHSC has been named as a Military Friendly® School for 2022-2023. Among graduate schools, TTUHSC ranked fourth in the nation, achieving Gold award status.
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The Innovation Hub at Research Park today (September 26, 2022) announced the winners of its annual Presidents' Innovative Startup Awards. The award recognizes startups that have a high potential for growth and an economic impact in West Texas.