Alzheimers Disease

This Eye Scanning App Can Screen People for ADHD, Alzheimer’s, and More

A new smartphone app developed by researchers at the University of California San Diego is capable of screening users for neurological conditions, such as Alzheimer’s disease or ADHD, by scanning their eyes, CTV News reports. The app, which will be presented at the ACM Computer Human Interaction Conference on Human Factors in Computing this weekend,...

18-Year-Old Canadian Develops App for Detecting Alzheimer’s Disease

Kai Leong, an 18-year-old graduate from Killarney Secondary School, Vancouver, B.C., has just developed a new smartphone app that measures and analyzes a person's gait to help detect whether someone might have Alzheimer's disease, CBC News is reporting. In an interview with The Early Edition’s Renée Filippone, Leong explained that most seniors do not realize that walking patterns...