Exhibit at Steel Plaza T-Station looks at Alzheimer’s unique, universal challenges – Tribune-Review

June 30, 2013 by  
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Exhibit at Steel Plaza T-Station looks at Alzheimer's unique, universal challenges
Tribune-Review
Affecting more than 5 million Americans, Alzheimer's is a progressive disease that steals memories and affects all mental faculties. And if you are the caregiver of a loved one afflicted with it, then you know all too well the powerful grip this

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Outliving Memory: Husband’s dedication keeps wife with Alzheimer’s grounded – Sarasota Herald-Tribune

June 30, 2013 by  
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Outliving Memory: Husband's dedication keeps wife with Alzheimer's grounded
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Alzheimer's disease accounts for 60 percent to 80 percent of dementia cases in the United States. It afflicts 5.2 million Americans 65 and over, and 200,000 under 65. One in 8 Americans 65 and over has the disease, and nearly half of Americans 85 and

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JOIN THE JOURNEY: Understanding Alzheimer’s disease – The Westerly Sun

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JOIN THE JOURNEY: Understanding Alzheimer's disease
The Westerly Sun
In spite of that, here are some hard-hitting facts about Alzheimer's disease. The Alz heimer's Association reports that Alzheimer's is the sixth-leading cause of death in America. There are more than 5 million Americans living with this disease and

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8 Ways to Prevent Alzheimer’s – ABC News

June 29, 2013 by  
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8 Ways to Prevent Alzheimer's
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It's never too late to make smart lifestyle changes that will protect your health in years to come. Boost brainpower and keep your mind fit for a lifetime with research-backed tips from the book, The Anti-Alzheimer's Prescription.

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Drug Patch Gets OK for Severe Alzheimer’s – MedPage Today

June 29, 2013 by  
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Drug Patch Gets OK for Severe Alzheimer's
MedPage Today
The approval means that the transdermal agent is indicated for use in any Alzheimer's patient, irrespective of disease stage or severity. The expanded indication is the first of its type for any Alzheimer's drug, according to a statement from drug

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MISSING PERSON: Elderly woman with Alzheimer’s – WRGB

June 28, 2013 by  
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MISSING PERSON: Elderly woman with Alzheimer's
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Schenectady woman reported missing Friday morningAlbany Times Union

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FDA Approves Exelon Patch for Severe Alzheimer’s – Medscape

June 28, 2013 by  
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FDA Approves Exelon Patch for Severe Alzheimer's
Medscape
The approval in severe AD was based on the ACTION (ACTivities of Daily Living and CognitION in Patients with Severe Dementia of the Alzheimer's Type) study, a randomized, double-blind trial comparing the 13.3 mg/24h dose patch with the higher 4.6 
FDA Approves Novartis Exelon Patch For Expanded Indication Of Severe RTT News
FDA approves patch to treat all stages of Alzheimer'sHealio
Exelon Patch Approved for All Stages of Alzheimer'sMonthly Prescribing Reference

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Alzheimer’s and art: Neurologist gains insights from father’s journey – Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

June 28, 2013 by  
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Alzheimer's and art: Neurologist gains insights from father's journey
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tuscaloosa, Ala., neurologist Dr. Daniel Potts shared personal and professional insights about art and Alzheimer's disease during a workshop at the North Mississippi State Hospital in Tupelo. Potts' presentation was sponsored by the Northeast

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Washington U researchers measure Alzheimer’s brain change – St. Louis Business Journal

June 27, 2013 by  
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Washington U researchers measure Alzheimer's brain change
St. Louis Business Journal
Researchers at Washington University's medical school have measured a significant difference between the brains of patients with an inherited form of Alzheimer's disease and healthy family members who don't carry a mutation for Alzheimer's. A new study 
Tiny Molecule Offers Big Hope For Treating Alzheimer'sRedOrbit
Promising Alzheimer's 'drug' halts memory lossEurekAlert (press release)
Experimental drug provides fresh hope for Alzheimer's patientsThe Independent
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Kick-off for Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Mount Vernon News

June 27, 2013 by  
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Kick-off for Walk to End Alzheimer's
Mount Vernon News
MOUNT VERNON — The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's Kick Off event was held Wednesday at The Glenn A. Gallagher Center on the Ohio Eastern Star Campus. Prospective team captains and community members attended to learn more 

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