Alzheimer’s: Protein from outside the brain may be involved – Medical News Today

October 31, 2017 by  
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Alzheimer's: Protein from outside the brain may be involved
Medical News Today
In the journal Molecular Psychiatry, researchers describe how they surgically attached mice to each other for several months to show that amyloid beta in the bloodstream can enter the brain and cause symptoms of Alzheimer's disease. If the study
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Alzheimer's disease might be a 'whole body' problemEurekAlert (press release)
Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's: 'It changes who you are …NJ.com
Medical Xpress -AG Week -Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (press release)
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Fighting the good fight: Alzheimer’s Awareness Month – Missouri State News

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Fighting the good fight: Alzheimer's Awareness Month
Missouri State News
“I stayed in a hotel last night.” You get up and get ready for the day. Unfortunately, for some, that cloud of confusion doesn't go away because of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. More than 5 million Americans live with Alzheimer's, and that

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AbbVie invests in Alector’s immunoneurology therapies for Alzheimer’s – Chemical & Engineering News

October 30, 2017 by  
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AbbVie invests in Alector's immunoneurology therapies for Alzheimer's
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Alector's antibodies target microglia, while many in-development Alzheimer's therapies target amyloid-β or tau tangles. Credit: Alector. [+]Enlarge. Rosenthal.

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Alzheimer’s disease and the holiday season – AG Week

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Alzheimer's disease and the holiday season
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But in recent years, my grandpa has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and is currently residing in an assisted living facility. Each day has its ups and downs. Sometimes he knows who I am, and sometimes I'm a stranger. Some days he'll recall …

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Help make Alzheimer’s a memory at the Plateau Alzheimer’s Tennessee Walk – Crossville Chronicle

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Help make Alzheimer's a memory at the Plateau Alzheimer's Tennessee Walk
Crossville Chronicle
4 to help realize the vision to "Make Alzheimer's a Memory in Tennessee." There's still time to team up with your families, friends, colleagues and church families for the 2017 Plateau Alzheimer's Tennessee Walk. Go to www.alzTennessee.org/PlateauWalk

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Alzheimer’s can be tricky to diagnose, and dementia sometimes has … – Washington Post

October 29, 2017 by  
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Alzheimer's can be tricky to diagnose, and dementia sometimes has …
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Twenty years ago, at age 39, I began having memory and cognitive problems. My primary-care doctor and my neurologists said I was stressed and depressed.
Proposed cuts are cruel to people with Alzheimer's, dementia …Helena Independent Record
PET Staging Charts Gradual Course of Amyloid Deposition in …Alzforum

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State Street Flags Honor Work of Alzheimer’s Nonprofit – Noozhawk

October 28, 2017 by  
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State Street Flags Honor Work of Alzheimer's Nonprofit
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Flags currently waving along State Street in Santa Barbara pay tribute to the Alzheimer's Association, a nonprofit organization dedicated to individuals and families affected by Alzheimer's disease and to the vision of a world without Alzheimer's. The
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When the Partners of Alzheimer’s Patients Seek Other Companionship – U.S. News & World Report

October 27, 2017 by  
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When the Partners of Alzheimer's Patients Seek Other Companionship
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Couples who've spent decades together as lovers and equals – husbands, wives and partners – increasingly take on the roles of caregiver and patient as Alzheimer's disease progresses. Sex and emotional intimacy give way to an all-consuming …

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Alzheimer’s: Brain’s protective mechanism revealed – Medical News Today

October 26, 2017 by  
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‘Caring and Coping’ Alzheimer’s Workshop Set – Greeneville Sun

October 26, 2017 by  
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'Caring and Coping' Alzheimer's Workshop Set
Greeneville Sun
Karen Strobbe, an educator at the Alzheimer's Tennessee workshop, “will also share insight, in an entertaining way, on how to interpret the often confusing and challenging behavioral expressions associated with Alzheimer's disease and provide

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