Centerville facility using trial to slow Alzheimer’s progression – WDTN

November 30, 2015 by  
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Centerville facility using trial to slow Alzheimer's progression
WDTN
CENTERVILLE, Ohio (WDTN) — A Centerville research facility is participating in a national trial that hopes to cut back on Alzheimer's side effects. Nellie Sheppard has been coming to Valley Medical Research for 10 months. “It sounded like it would be

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Alzheimer’s books now available at library – Aitkin Independent Age

November 29, 2015 by  
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Aitkin Independent Age
Alzheimer's books now available at library
Aitkin Independent Age
Re-Membering Matters at Mille Lacs ACT on Alzheimer's action team has purchased books on Alzheimer's and donated to the Mille Lacs Lake Community Library in Isle and the Onamia Depot Library for community members to loan. Books were also …

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Test can detect the early signs of Alzheimer’s disease – Buffalo News

November 28, 2015 by  
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Pekin Daily Times
Test can detect the early signs of Alzheimer's disease
Buffalo News
Capote, medical director of his Dent division, is a member of the National Steering Committee for the National Institutes of Health's Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. He and his staff are part of an exciting international research project
Medical school professor gets grant to study Alzheimer's causesPekin Daily Times

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Schneiderman resolves lawsuit over Alzheimer’s drug – Albany Times Union (blog)

November 27, 2015 by  
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Albany Times Union (blog)
Schneiderman resolves lawsuit over Alzheimer's drug
Albany Times Union (blog)
As a result of the injunction, Alzheimer's patients have not been forced to switch from Namenda IR to Namenda XR, and instead have been able to select which drug to use based on their and their physicians' views of which drug is best for them. By

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Alzheimer’s Research Funding needed Now! – Oswego Daily News

November 27, 2015 by  
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Alzheimer's Research Funding needed Now!
Oswego Daily News
Alzheimer's is the only leading cause of death among the top 10 in the U.S. without a way to prevent, cure or even slow its progression – yet. In addition to the human toll of the disease on the more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer's and

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November is Alzheimer’s awareness month – Suburbanite

November 27, 2015 by  
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Virtual-Strategy Magazine
November is Alzheimer's awareness month
Suburbanite
“People are living longer and many people are more aware of Alzheimer's and instead of keeping people with Alzheimer's at home all the time, family members are bringing them out to eat and shop and to do other activities,” said Arlene Mumm, educational …
Mediaplanet Highlights Alzheimer's Expert Dr. Lawrence Friedhoff within Virtual-Strategy Magazine
Mediaplanet's "Supporting Our Caregivers" Campaign Highlights Senator Benzinga

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Can Common Genetic Variation in Mice Nail Genes of Aging, Alzheimer’s? – Alzforum

November 26, 2015 by  
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Can Common Genetic Variation in Mice Nail Genes of Aging, Alzheimer's?
Alzforum
Geneticists have all but exhausted the genome-wide association approach to finding genetic variants that influence AD risk. Massive meta-analyses of more than 50,000 cases and controls have brought the total number of AD risk genes to just more than 20.

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Uber driver turns fundraiser for Alzheimer’s Services – KSLA-TV

November 26, 2015 by  
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Uber driver turns fundraiser for Alzheimer's Services
KSLA-TV
Tommy Talley, a media production wiz, moonlights as an Uber driver and from November 23 to November 30, he's donating all the fares he collects as a driver to Capital Area Alzheimer's Services. Talley calls it his "Ride for a Cause" and asks you to pay

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Alzheimer’s strikes someone in U.S. every 67 seconds – Dayton Daily News

November 25, 2015 by  
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Bankrate.com
Alzheimer's strikes someone in U.S. every 67 seconds
Dayton Daily News
According to the 2015 Alzheimer's Fact's and figures, Alzheimer's disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. Every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops this disease. Sadly, it is currently is the only cause of death
Alzheimer's Awareness: Time with loved ones well spentShawnee News Star
Talking turkey about Alzheimer'sBankrate.com
Alzheimer's caregivers are not aloneYork Daily Record/Sunday News
Wicked Local Melrose -Kern Golden Empire -Drug Discovery & Development
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New Book Offers Hope for Alzheimer’s Caregivers – Huffington Post

November 25, 2015 by  
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New Book Offers Hope for Alzheimer's Caregivers
Huffington Post
Today I want to let you know about a new book for Alzheimer's caregivers that I wrote with neurologist Daniel C. Potts, MD, FAAN. It's entitled Finding Joy in Alzheimer's: New Hope for Caregivers, and has a foreword by Maria Shriver, whose father

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