Alzheimer’s study at Mount Sinai in Miami Beach focuses on possible prevention – MiamiHerald.com

April 30, 2014 by  
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Alzheimer's study at Mount Sinai in Miami Beach focuses on possible prevention
MiamiHerald.com
That's why Fowler has decided to volunteer for what may be a groundbreaking research trial at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach with Dr. Ranjan Duara, the medical director of its Wien Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders. Mount …

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Avid Cyclist With Early Onset Alzheimer’s Rides For A Cure – CBS Local

April 30, 2014 by  
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Avid Cyclist With Early Onset Alzheimer's Rides For A Cure
CBS Local
He has early onset Alzheimer's disease. He started noticing symptoms about two years ago at age 47. “I'd go into a room to get something and forget what I went to get,” Kerrigan said. “You know, I was having to work twice as hard at work to get the

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Women Above 60 Now More Likely To Get Alzheimer’s Than Breast Cancer – KBTX

April 30, 2014 by  
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Women Above 60 Now More Likely To Get Alzheimer's Than Breast Cancer
KBTX
BRYAN Women over 60 are twice as likely to get Alzheimer's in their lifetime than breast cancer according to new numbers form the Alzheimer's Association, with a 65-year-old woman having a one in six chance of developing the disease. The Alzheimer's …

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South Florida memory centers focus on improving early Alzheimer’s symptoms – MiamiHerald.com

April 29, 2014 by  
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South Florida memory centers focus on improving early Alzheimer's symptoms
MiamiHerald.com
Sometimes Brunilda Espinosa forgot to brush her teeth. So the 76-year-old from Surfside went to her doctor, who diagnosed her with mild cognitive impairment, or MCI, potentially a precursor to Alzheimer's, the disease that took her mother in her 90s.

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Louisville woman in ‘Chicken Soup’ book on Alzheimer’s – The Courier-Journal

April 29, 2014 by  
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Louisville woman in 'Chicken Soup' book on Alzheimer's
The Courier-Journal
Louisville woman writes about her mother's Alzheimer's disease in a new book from the "Chicken Soup for the Soul" series. Loading… Post to Facebook. Louisville woman in 'Chicken Soup' book on Alzheimer's on courier-journal.com: http://cjky.it/1m3gpx1.

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Belleville police report missing man with Alzheimer’s disease – STLtoday.com

April 29, 2014 by  
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Belleville police report missing man with Alzheimer's disease
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BELLEVILLE • A man with Alzheimer's disease has been reported missing from his Belleville home, Belleville police said. Richard Bloomfield's wife reported that he left their home in the 600 block of East Garfield Street as usual at about 10:30 a.m
Belleville police searching for missing man with Alzheimer'sBelleville News Democrat

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Audio of Alzheimer’s-stricken man may leave you speechless – KTAR.com

April 28, 2014 by  
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Audio of Alzheimer's-stricken man may leave you speechless
KTAR.com
Therapy dogs now exist to help more than just those stricken with blindness. If you suffer from diabetes, schizophrenia, epilepsy or a number of other illnesses, more and more canines are being trained to assist you. Perhaps that goes for those who are …

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Sharpsburg woman shares story of her mother’s struggle with Alzheimer’s – Herald-Mail Media

April 28, 2014 by  
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Sharpsburg woman shares story of her mother's struggle with Alzheimer's
Herald-Mail Media
Sharpsburg woman shares story of her mother's struggle with Alzheimer's. Story · Comments · Image (2). Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Previous Next. Dancing Stars of the Forget-Me-Not Gala. Kevin G.

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VIDEO: Participants sought for local clinical trial for Alzheimer’s disease – Wicked Local Duxbury

April 28, 2014 by  
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VIDEO: Participants sought for local clinical trial for Alzheimer's disease
Wicked Local Duxbury
Plymouth-based neurologist Dr. Donald S. Marks, a specialist in the field, is seeking additional Alzheimer's patients who can participate in a phase 3 clinical trial and be part of the study of new medications to treat Alzheimer's disease. Visiting

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OR establishes Alzheimer’s funds – Washington Observer Reporter

April 27, 2014 by  
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OR establishes Alzheimer's funds
Washington Observer Reporter
A couple hours off may not seem like much to many. But to someone caring for an Alzheimer's patient, the simple act of carving out time to take a shower or run to the grocery store requires precision – and a lot of help from an extended support system.

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