abc
QUICK LINKS:

INTERVIEW: Resources for Families of those with Alzheimer's

Updated: 08/28/2014 11:49 AM
Created: 08/28/2014 11:40 AM KSTP.com
By: Jennie Olson

Alzheimer’s disease affects one out of nine people over the age of 65, and the rate of diagnosis is rapidly increasing.

Health officials estimate there will be 88,000 people living with Alzheimer’s this year in Minnesota.

Cory Wiskow from the Wealshire of Bloomington joined 5 EYEWITNESS News on Thursday to talk about the growing number of people diagnosed with the disease and where families can go for resources and more information.


Minneapolis/St. Paul

Overcast
22°
30° | 24°
  • Feels like: 11° F
  • Wind: ESE 10mph
  • Humidity: 75%
  • Sat Partly cloudy
    32° | 12°
  • Sun Times of sun and clouds
    20° | 4°
  • Mon Mainly sunny
    18° | 16°
  • Tue Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun
    32° | 20°

Video

KSTP NEWS