The University of Rhode Island’s (URI) Ryan Institute for Neuroscience, gets funding approval of groundbreaking clinical trail targeting the blood vessels in Alzheimer’s Disease, to slow the incidence of Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s disease is one of the most pressing global health challenges. 5.2 million Americans are affected by the disease, with costs of care estimated…

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Look for consumer opinions to shape goals and objectives for 2019-2023 State Plan on Aging.  Just one day ago, the Rhode Island Division of Elderly Affairs (RIDEA) hosted the first of seven consumer focus groups dedicated to discussing the needs of older adults living in the community at the Westerly Senior Center.  RIDEA is convening…

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