It isn't just the lousy outlook for Social Security that has so many of us worrying about our Golden Years.
It's also the reality that one out of every eight people who read this will suffer from the one affliction that Golden Agers fear the most.
This Alzheimer's "Pacemaker" Could Be the Bridge to a Cure
There's good news for Alzheimer's patients after all...
This news comes at an opportune time. Just last summer, the whole effort suffered a major setback.
That's when three Big Pharma firms said they were halting development of Alzheimer's compounds because the medicines simply didn't work. No doubt, that was a blow for both patients and investors in Eli Lilly & Co. (NYSE:LLY), Pfizer Inc. (
Breakthrough Research Raises New Reader Questions About the Human Brain
Scientists are deeply fascinated by the human brain - and so are investors.
That's why I wrote this article on September 22 about three new "brain breakthroughs" and how they are changing our view of this complex organ.
And it drew quite a response. Dozens of you reached out to me with questions and comments.
I am always impressed with the quality of observations I get...