Walk to End Alzheimer’s continues in 21st year – Sedalia Democrat

August 31, 2018 by  
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Walk to End Alzheimer's continues in 21st year
Sedalia Democrat
Lipps, Linda Fisher, corporate sponsor chair, and Jessica Snell, walk chair, have each had their own experience in caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's. For Fisher, it was her husband Jim, who had early onset at age 49. Jim lived for 10 years before …
Upcoming Walk to Remember aims for cure for Alzheimer'sHometown Focus
Alzheimer's Walk raises funds, awareness in the fight for a cureMountaintimes

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SC Elks present $40000 to Alzheimer’s Association – South Strand news

August 30, 2018 by  
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SC Elks present $40000 to Alzheimer's Association
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The South Carolina Elks Association recently presented $40,000 to the Alzheimer's Association of South Carolina chapter to help support family caregivers who are caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia. The SC Elks have …

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Alzheimer Association, Edward Jones Partner – The Missourian

August 30, 2018 by  
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Alzheimer Association, Edward Jones Partner
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The Alzheimer's Association and financial services-firm Edward Jones recently entered into a partnership, whereby Edward Jones has committed $4.7 million over two years to support the mission of the Alzheimer's Association, according to the Franklin …

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Alaska’s Congressional delegation steps up for Alzheimer’s – Kenai Peninsula Online

August 29, 2018 by  
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Alaska's Congressional delegation steps up for Alzheimer's
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Young have taken decisive action in the fight against Alzheimer's by cosponsoring the Building Our Largest Dementia (BOLD) Infrastructure for Alzheimer's Act. This legislation would create an Alzheimer's public health infrastructure across the country
3 eye diseases linked to Alzheimer's | Health24Health24
When Is It Time To Get Alzheimer's & Dementia Care? « WCCO …WCCO | CBS Minnesota
Simple eye exam may be able to screen for Alzheimer's: study | CTV …CTV News
Deccan Herald -Sanvada Tech News (blog)
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Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, Minnesota man keeps running, writes book – INFORUM

August 28, 2018 by  
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Diagnosed with Alzheimer's, Minnesota man keeps running, writes book
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Both Ron and Deb took on Alzheimer's with a positive attitude that's also helpful, said Sara McCumber, an Essentia Health nurse practitioner specializing in gerontological health who is leading Ron Buerkle's Alzheimer's care. "They are delightful

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Alzheimer’s Support Group to meet – Clearfield Progress

August 28, 2018 by  
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Alzheimer's Support Group to meet
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This meeting will feature a series of interviews with a couple dealing with Alzheimer's Disease and the changes in their perceptions over a period of 10 years. This program, “For Better or Worse” was featured on 60 Minutes recently.

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Aggie’s Country Living in Cadott raises $3000 to fight Alzheimer’s – WEAU

August 27, 2018 by  
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Aggie's Country Living in Cadott raises $3000 to fight Alzheimer's
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Aggie's Country Living is a facility for elderly residents with dementia. The fundraiser included a chicken dinner, a meat raffle, and other raffle prizes. Organizers said the event raised $3,000. All proceeds go directly to the Alzheimer's Association

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Study: Eye Exam Could Help Determine Risk For Developing Alzheimer’s Disease – CBS Philly

August 26, 2018 by  
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Study: Eye Exam Could Help Determine Risk For Developing Alzheimer's Disease
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The new research has been released from Washington University's School of Medicine. The study found doctors were able to determine if a patient would likely develop Alzheimer's by measuring the thickness of the retina and fibers in the optic nerve.
Eye test could be future of early Alzheimer's detectionWNDU-TV
Predicting Alzheimer's Disease May Be Possible Using Eye ExamTasnim News Agency (press release)
Eye exam may predict Alzheimer'sJamaica Observer
The Hilltop Monitor
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Senate approves bill dedicating $425 million to Alzheimer’s research – Axios

August 25, 2018 by  
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Senate approves bill dedicating $425 million to Alzheimer's research
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The Senate passed a bill dedicating an extra $425 million to Alzheimer's and dementia research on Thursday as part of an $854 billion measure dedicated to health, education and military operations, the Associated Press reports. Why it matters

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Do Brain Changes at Menopause Make Women More Prone to Alzheimer’s? – Alzforum

August 24, 2018 by  
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Do Brain Changes at Menopause Make Women More Prone to Alzheimer's?
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Part 1 of 2. Click here for Part 2. More women have Alzheimer's than men—but why? At the Alzheimer's Association International Conference, held July 22–26 in Chicago, speakers agreed that it is not simply because women live longer, but indeed reflects

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