Alzheimer’s support group to meet – Fremont Tribune

February 22, 2014 by  
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Alzheimer's support group to meet
Fremont Tribune
An Alzheimer's support group facilitated by Nye Senior Services will meet from 2-3 p.m. Wednesday in the Nye Wellness Center at Nye Square, 655 W. 23rd St., in Fremont. The meeting, which is held the last Wednesday of every month, is very informal and

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Missing man with Alzheimers found dead in Berks County – Allentown Morning Call

February 22, 2014 by  
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Missing man with Alzheimers found dead in Berks County
Allentown Morning Call
A 77-year-old Berks County man who had been missing since Feb. 13 was found dead not far from his home in Centre Township, state police at Hamburg said today. Richard T. Jordan, who had Alzheimer's disease, was pronounced dead by the Berks 
Lancaster Countians join search for missing man with Alzheimer's in Berks CountyLancaster Newspapers

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Alzheimer’s disease patient dies after struck by vehicle – MyFox Houston

February 21, 2014 by  
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Alzheimer's disease patient dies after struck by vehicle
MyFox Houston
A man who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease has died after he was struck by a vehicle as he tried to walk across Interstate 45, Oak Ridge police have confirmed. Texas Department of Public Safety troopers tell FOX 26 News that Bobby Poe was 
DPS: Alzheimer's patient fatally struck on North Freewayabc13.com
Fatal wreck snarling traffic on I-45 near The WoodlandsHouston Chronicle
Man dies Friday morning in auto-pedestrian accidentYour Houston News
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Sun City Center Seminar to focus on Alzheimer’s research, treatment – Tbo.com

February 20, 2014 by  
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Sun City Center Seminar to focus on Alzheimer's research, treatment
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SUN CITY CENTER – For the eighth year, a Sun City Center nonprofit group is offering caregivers of Alzheimer's disease and dementia patients the opportunity to obtain the latest research, directly from the experts. The Samaritans Alzheimer's Auxiliary

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DKR Fund Grants Nearly $1 Million for Alzheimer’s Research – KXAN.com

February 20, 2014 by  
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DKR Fund Grants Nearly $1 Million for Alzheimer's Research
KXAN.com
“It is just a terrible disease. Hopefully we can make a dent in it some day. It'll take a lot of money, but we have a lot of people trying,” said Edith Royal. The DKR grant will also fund the research for new & innovative ways to cure disorders related

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Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s or Dementia – U.S. News & World Report

February 20, 2014 by  
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Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer's or Dementia
U.S. News & World Report
Alzheimer's disease and dementia are emotionally devastating to patients and their loved ones. Families feel sorrow, confusion and anger. Many don't know where to turn for support or guidance. To offer families a platform for discussing their
The Utility and Ethics of 'Granny Cams'Huffington Post (blog)

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Gordon Supercomputer Helps Guide New Drug Designs – RedOrbit

February 19, 2014 by  
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Gordon Supercomputer Helps Guide New Drug Designs
RedOrbit
Single amyloid-beta monomers can pair up to form a variety of dimers that can aggregate into larger peptide rings that reside on cell membranes such as those pictured. This process has been implicated in the development of Alzheimer's disease.

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Health Check: Early treatment key for Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis – Turn to 10

February 19, 2014 by  
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Health Check: Early treatment key for Alzheimer's disease diagnosis
Turn to 10
CRANSTON, R.I. – NBC 10 first met Norm Bessette in May 2005. A year earlier, he had been diagnosed with early stage Alzheimer's disease. "I used to leave stuff. I'd start doing stuff and leave it there. If I was going to go somewhere I couldn't jump in

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‘Bluish’ Light May Help Alzheimer’s Patients Find Bearings – NPR

February 19, 2014 by  
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'Bluish' Light May Help Alzheimer's Patients Find Bearings
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Now, researchers at the Lighting Research Center at Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute are looking at whether light can be used to help patients with Alzheimer's disease sleep better and experience fewer behavioral issues. Robert Siegel discusses the

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Antidepressant may help with Alzheimer’s – WTAJ

February 18, 2014 by  
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Antidepressant may help with Alzheimer's
WTAJ
Researchers from Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center studied 186 people with mild to severe Alzheimer's disease and agitation. They gave half of them citalopram and the other half a placebo. All were also offered counseling and taught ways to deal
Antidepressant, Celexa Could Relieve Alzheimer's Agitation But Increase Risk Medical Daily
Celexa Eases Alzheimer's Agitation, But Safety UnclearMedPage Today
JAMA study shows medication to treat agitation for Alzheimer's disease shows Medical Xpress
HealthDay -Newswise (press release) -Clinical Psychiatry News Digital Network
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