Alzheimer’s Association hopes to raise $90000 at Daytona Beach walk – Daytona Times

August 31, 2017 by  
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Alzheimer's Association hopes to raise $90000 at Daytona Beach walk
Daytona Times
The Alzheimer's Association has scheduled its Walk to End Alzheimer's for Saturday, Sept. 9, at Riverfront Park in Daytona Beach. Hundreds of walkers are expected. Walkers participate in a previous Walk to End Alzheimer's. The one in Volusia is slated

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Stabilizing TREM2, a potential strategy to combat Alzheimer’s disease – Science Daily

August 31, 2017 by  
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Stabilizing TREM2, a potential strategy to combat Alzheimer's disease
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Alzheimer's disease, just like other neurodegenerative diseases, is characterized by the accumulation of specific protein aggregates in the brain. Specialized brain immune cells called microglia strive to counter this process by engulfing the toxic

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UMD students build headset, computer software to diagnose Alzheimer’s – ABC2 News

August 30, 2017 by  
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UMD students build headset, computer software to diagnose Alzheimer's
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COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WMAR) – Alzheimer's disease impacts the lives of many Americans, but a group of sophomores at the University of Maryland is hoping to change how doctors diagnose the disease. The students won 20-thousand dollars in a national …
New tool for diagnosing Alzheimer's disease developed by engineering undergradsBel Marra Health

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Researchers seek to catch Alzheimer’s early by peeking into the eyes – Phys.Org

August 29, 2017 by  
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Researchers seek to catch Alzheimer's early by peeking into the eyes
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"Inclusion bodies" of amyloid plaque are visible in a subject's retina in this scan published in Dr. Peter Snyder's 2016 paper. Credit: Snyder et al. Mark Wolff wanted to know. To him, the thought of suffering through Alzheimer's disease the way his
Alzheimer's : early detection in the retinaThe Siver Times

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$10,000 Reward for Safe Return of Missing Woman With … – Nbc 10 – NBC 10 Philadelphia

August 28, 2017 by  
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$10,000 Reward for Safe Return of Missing Woman With … – Nbc 10
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Police continued to search Monday for a woman with Alzheimer's who went missing from a senior living facility in Allentown.

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Algorithm could predict Alzheimer’s risk years before symptoms occur – Medical News Today

August 27, 2017 by  
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Algorithm could predict Alzheimer's risk years before symptoms occur
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Researchers from McGill University in Canada reveal how they used machine-learning techniques and beta-amyloid imaging to predict Alzheimer's development in patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) up to 2 years before symptoms arose. Co-lead …

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Thousand to gather at Detroit Zoo Aug. 16 for annual Walk to End … – WXYZ

August 26, 2017 by  
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Thousand to gather at Detroit Zoo Aug. 16 for annual Walk to End …
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The Alzheimer's Association – Greater Michigan Chapter will host its annual metropolitan Detroit-area “Walk to End Alzheimer's” Sat., Aug. 26 at the Detroit Zoo …
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New Bedford gearing up for Walk to End Alzheimer'sSouthCoastToday.com
Texarkana gears up for 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's – StoryKTAL
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Valley celebrities take orders, bus tables to fight Alzheimer’s – Sunbury Daily Item

August 25, 2017 by  
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Valley celebrities take orders, bus tables to fight Alzheimer's
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Local celebrities were on hand at the Lewisburg Hotel on Thursday to donate their time and collect tips to help battle Alzheimer's Disease. The Celebrity Server Happy Hour was a fundraiser for the Heritage Springs Memory Care walking team at the Walk

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Hays woman chairing Alzheimer’s event – Hays Daily News

August 25, 2017 by  
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Hays woman chairing Alzheimer's event
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Jenny Leiker is the co-chair of the Hays Walk to End Alzheimer's. She wants to tell her story in hopes that it inspires others to become aware of this deadly disease, and to join in the fight against it. Leiker's mother, Dianna, was diagnosed with

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If your loved one has Alzheimer’s or dementia, you might want to check out this program – Belleville News-Democrat

August 25, 2017 by  
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If your loved one has Alzheimer's or dementia, you might want to check out this program
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More than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer's. With no cure yet, caregivers for these seniors are doing what they can to slow the progression of the disease. A retirement community in Glen Carbon is offering residents who have Alzheimer's or another

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