Long Goodbye: Alzheimer’s in Rural America – OzarksFirst.com

July 17, 2018 by  
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Long Goodbye: Alzheimer's in Rural America
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BRANSON, Mo. — According to statistics from the Alzheimer's Association, five-point-seven million Americans are living with the disease — and if you live in rural communities, your chances of developing Alzheimer's is doubled. "There's never enough …

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Upstate authorities find woman with Alzheimer’s who was reported … – WYFF Greenville

July 16, 2018 by  
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Upstate authorities find woman with Alzheimer's who was reported …
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Authorities in Greenwood County are searching for a missing woman with Alzheimer's disease. Investigators said Linda Evans, 75, was last seen near the …
Deputies: Missing Greenwood Co. woman with Alzheimer's has …FOX Carolina
Deputies: Missing Greenwood Co. woman with Alzheimer's has been found safeWTOC

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East Fishkill Library hosts session on Alzheimer’s Disease – The Daily Freeman

July 16, 2018 by  
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East Fishkill Library hosts session on Alzheimer's Disease
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The full-day seminar, presented by Elizabeth Johnson, care consultant at the Hudson Valley Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, features caregivers and professionals discussing strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care to those with …

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Herpes virus may up Alzheimer’s risk – The Tribune

July 15, 2018 by  
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Herpes virus may up Alzheimer's risk
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“This article and two others by different research groups in Taiwan provide the first population evidence for a causal link between herpes virus infection and Alzheimer's disease, a hugely important finding,” said Ruth Itzhaki, a professor at the
Alzheimer's due to a virus?Star2.com
Can antivirals help in reducing risk of Alzheimer's disease?TheHealthSite

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UT Southwestern Celebrates ‘Big Bang’ Breakthrough in Alzheimer’s Research – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

July 14, 2018 by  
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UT Southwestern Celebrates 'Big Bang' Breakthrough in Alzheimer's Research
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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – It's being called the “big bang” breakthrough in Alzheimer's research. Doctors at UT Southwestern's O'Donnell Brain Institute have detected what they believe are changes in a single molecule that could act as the starting point
The secret sulfate code that lets the bad Tau inEurekAlert (press release)

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Pickleball tournament hosted to raise awareness on Alzheimer’s – UpperMichigansSource.com

July 13, 2018 by  
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Pickleball tournament hosted to raise awareness on Alzheimer's
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(WLUC) – One family in Norway is doing their part to raise awareness of Alzheimer's. Wayne Backlund and his family hosted a pickleball tournament and picnic Thursday at Marion Park. Tournament players were asked to make a donation to the Alzheimer's …

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Alzheimer’s ‘Ride to Remember’ expected to bring nearly 400 cyclists to Orangeburg this weekend – News-Press Now

July 12, 2018 by  
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Alzheimer's 'Ride to Remember' expected to bring nearly 400 cyclists to Orangeburg this weekend
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Nearly 400 bicyclists from across the state will be in Orangeburg on Saturday as part of the 10th annual 253-mile “A Ride to Remember” to raise funds for Alzheimer's research and support for individuals and families affected by the disease. The three

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Benefits of Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s – OzarksFirst.com

July 12, 2018 by  
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Benefits of Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer's
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Dr. Denney, a clinical neuropsychologist said Alzheimer's disease most commonly shows up in the early sixties. "You probably ought to do some very brief screening by the time 60 rolls around, and I would personally say it could be …

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National Alzheimer’s Poetry Project introduced at area nursing home to enrich the lives of patients – Leader-Telegram

July 11, 2018 by  
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National Alzheimer's Poetry Project introduced at area nursing home to enrich the lives of patients
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Mary Dominski, left, feels the touch of a raven feather while Liz Narveson looks on during a bird-themed Alzheimer's Poetry Project session at Grace Lutheran Communities' River Pines on Tuesday in Altoona. View more photos at LeaderTelegramPhotos.com …

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Area Alzheimer’s Awareness offers new resource to local libraries – Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

July 11, 2018 by  
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Area Alzheimer's Awareness offers new resource to local libraries
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
She has had access to many medical professionals, as well as countless hands-on caregivers. She has written articles and blog posts about all aspects of caring for a loved one living with Alzheimer's and other dementias. She states that even though the

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