Information on Alzheimer’s at Quail Brook in Somerset – NJ.com

January 31, 2015 by  
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Information on Alzheimer's at Quail Brook in Somerset
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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP — The Quail Brook Senior Center will host a presentation titled “Dr. Alois Alzheimer and Modern Day Alzheimer's Disease: Fiction vs. Fact” on Feb. 6 at 10:30 a.m.. Josie Mescallado of Home Instead Senior Care will discuss truths and …

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Top stories of January: Alzheimer’s and cyclists – The News-Press

January 30, 2015 by  
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Top stories of January: Alzheimer's and cyclists
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Reporter Frank Gluck, along with photojournalist Amanda Inscore, spent five months examining Alzheimer's and its impact on Southwest Floridians. The News-Press reviewed 10 years of public records from state agencies, nursing homes, clinics and …

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Study claims to find a link between Alzheimer’s, popular antihistamines – kfor.com

January 29, 2015 by  
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Study claims to find a link between Alzheimer's, popular antihistamines
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For years, doctors and researchers have been working to find the causes behind dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Now, a new study shows that a few common medications may be linked to an increased risk for the disease. Researchers at the University of …

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Drink beer to ward off Alzheimer’s: study – New York Daily News

January 28, 2015 by  
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Drink beer to ward off Alzheimer's: study
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We may be a hop, skip and a jump from warding off neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's. An ingredient in beer hops, xanthohumol (also known as Xn) has been shown to protect the brains of mice from cell damage. Wine may be the popular …
Public Release: 28-Jan-2015 Beer compound could help fend off Alzheimer's EurekAlert (press release)
Prevent Alzheimer's Disease By Drinking Beer?Science 2.0
Beer ingredient could help fight Alzheimer's, Parkinson's diseasesRedOrbit

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Seeing the True Value of Our Loved Ones with Alzheimer’s When Our Vision Is … – Huffington Post

January 28, 2015 by  
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Seeing the True Value of Our Loved Ones with Alzheimer's When Our Vision Is
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Based on what we have heard about Alzheimer's disease and the observations we may make with "eyes to see but do not see" and "ears to hear but do not hear," we could erroneously conclude that the potential and purpose of persons with Alzheimer's is all …

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Man launches Alzheimer’s support groups – Coshocton Tribune

January 27, 2015 by  
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Man launches Alzheimer's support groups
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Phelps founded the Memory People Facebook page in 2010 shortly after being diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's. It has grown to close to 10,000 members worldwide. It not only offers support and information to Alzheimer's patients, family members, …

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Gladstone scientists map new attack on Alzheimer’s — already armed with drugs – San Francisco Business Times (blog)

January 26, 2015 by  
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Gladstone scientists map new attack on Alzheimer's — already armed with drugs
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Although the discoveries are supported only by experiments in mice so far, they could have huge implications for many of the 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer's as well as for millions more at risk of developing the memory-robbing disease after
Support cells in the brain offer a new strategy to boost memoryMedical Xpress

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A Cold Shock Can Protect Neurons In A Mouse Model Of Alzheimer’s Disease – io9

January 26, 2015 by  
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A Cold Shock Can Protect Neurons In A Mouse Model Of Alzheimer's Disease
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In their study, Peretti and colleagues subjected mice modeling Alzheimer's disease and mice infected with prions (proteins that cause neurodegenerative diseases such as Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease) to deep hypothermia, with the animals' body temperatures …

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Worn down by Alzheimer’s, some work to close ‘care gap’ – Detroit Free Press

January 25, 2015 by  
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Worn down by Alzheimer's, some work to close 'care gap'
Detroit Free Press
Fred Haynes has once again wandered into the empty spaces of Alzheimer's. On this wintry morning, the retired Realtor is laughing at something only he can see outside the living room window of his Port Huron home, his lips moving nearly imperceptibly.

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Alzheimer’s researchers seeking more funds, trial subjects – The News-Press

January 24, 2015 by  
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Alzheimer's researchers seeking more funds, trial subjects
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Doctors cannot prevent, cure or significantly slow Alzheimer's disease. But research to find better ways to diagnose and treat this most common type of dementia has gained a renewed national focus, and influx of new funding, in recent years. Florida is

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