New Alzheimer’s drug shows 4 times more effective – Xinhua

July 31, 2015 by  
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New Alzheimer's drug shows 4 times more effective
Xinhua
MELBOURNE, July 31 (Xinhua) — A promising new form of medication aimed at treating the degenerative brain disease Alzheimer's has showed early signs that it may be four times more effective than the current pill, donepezil, in preventing the onset and …
Alzheimer's drug more effective than current pillZee News
Wonder drug for Alzheimer's shows promising signsTheHealthSite

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NIH funds new Alzheimer’s Research Center at School of Medicine – The Stanford Daily

July 30, 2015 by  
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NIH funds new Alzheimer's Research Center at School of Medicine
The Stanford Daily
Recently, the National Institute of Health (NIH) gave Stanford the final notice of a $7.3 million award to fund an Alzheimer's Research Center, one of more than two dozen centers that have been established and funded by the NIH as part of an attempt to …
NIH Requests Additional Funds to Treat Alzheimer's DiseasePsychiatry Advisor

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BENEFITS: Alzheimer’s walk scheduled for Baker Lake – The Times (subscription)

July 29, 2015 by  
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BENEFITS: Alzheimer's walk scheduled for Baker Lake
The Times (subscription)
Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Participants will learn about Alzheimer's disease and how to get involved with this critical cause, from advocacy
Alzheimer's Walk plans open houseSidney Daily News (subscription)
Volunteers needed for Erie Walk to End Alzheimer'sGoErie.com Blogs (blog)

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Kathleen Parker commentary: Unless Alzheimer’s disease can be slowed, Medicare … – Columbus Dispatch

July 29, 2015 by  
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Kathleen Parker commentary: Unless Alzheimer's disease can be slowed, Medicare
Columbus Dispatch
This total includes only direct costs for the care of Alzheimer's sufferers — there currently is no treatment — and doesn't take into consideration unpaid care by families. Within the next 10 years, 19 states will see at least a 40 percent increase
The coming Alzheimer's crisis in AmericaWashington Post
Parker: Funds for Alzheimer's research may save $, agonyBoston Herald

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Alzheimer’s rate expected to skyrocket as baby boomers age – WGEM

July 28, 2015 by  
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Alzheimer's rate expected to skyrocket as baby boomers age
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Leading Alzheimer's experts have released new eye-opening projections, warning that disease rates are expected rise dramatically as the baby boomer generation ages. The latest research estimates by the year 2040, more than 28 million baby boomers will …
Share “Alzheimer's test possibility brings tough…”NewsOK.com
Alzheimer's misdiagnoses running up big Medicare billsMcKnight’s Long Term Care News

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Assisted living, Alzheimer’s housing units underway in Otsego | MLive.com – MLive.com

July 27, 2015 by  
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Assisted living, Alzheimer's housing units underway in Otsego | MLive.com
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OTSEGO, MI — Applications are being accepted now for workers and residents at a new assisted living and Alzheimer's memory care facility slated for opening this spring, part of the new Vicinia Gardens in Otsego. Earth moving started last week for the

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Woman suffering from Alzheimer’s disease found by Lakewood PD – 7NEWS Denver … – The Denver Channel

July 26, 2015 by  
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Woman suffering from Alzheimer's disease found by Lakewood PD – 7NEWS Denver
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Spring Ridge Park is a secure facility for Alzheimer's patients, according to a Wheat Ridge Police Department spokesperson. The spokesperson told 7NEWS DeHerrera was then seen walking southeast toward the area of 26th Avenue and Ames Street.
Lakewood police find missing Alzheimer's patient – The Denver PostThe Denver Post
Woman with Alzheimer's disease found safe – 9News9NEWS.com
Wheat Ridge Police Search For Missing Person With Alzheimer's « CBS Denver CBS Local

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A Great Resource for Caregivers: The Alzheimer’s Reading Room | Marie Marley … – Huffington Post

July 25, 2015 by  
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A Great Resource for Caregivers: The Alzheimer's Reading Room | Marie Marley
Huffington Post
If you have a loved one with dementia, my first suggestion would be to find the very best doctors possible. My second piece of advice would be to go to the Alzheimer's Reading Room. It's a free blog that focuses on Alzheimer's disease and the art of …
How Arizona is fighting Alzheimer's disease – AZCentral.comazcentral.com
More research funding needed for Alzheimer's | Daily Sun NewsDailysunnews

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Surprising News on Alzheimer’s Risk: Could Your Job Protect Your Brain … – Everyday Health (blog)

July 24, 2015 by  
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Surprising News on Alzheimer's Risk: Could Your Job Protect Your Brain
Everyday Health (blog)
What puts you at a higher risk for Alzheimer's, a disease characterized by dementia and loss of memory? And which risk factors might predict who is most likely – and least likely – to develop the condition? New research from around the world provides …

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Abilene gears up for Walk to End Alzheimer’s | News – Home – KTXS.com – KTXS

July 24, 2015 by  
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Abilene gears up for Walk to End Alzheimer's | News – Home – KTXS.com
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Walk to End Alzheimer's. 2012 Walk to End Alzheimer's in Abilene. ABILENE, Texas -. It was a pep rally, of sorts, for the upcoming Walk to End Alzheimer's Thursday evening at The Mill in Abilene.
Walk to End Alzheimer's kick-off event set for July 29 – Mansfield News JournalMansfield News Journal

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