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Aberdeen City Council News
Positive Livingwe can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and aff
Positive Living
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 11 minutes ago
we can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and affected by dementia in Scotland! You can help Alzheimer Scotland to challenge dementia. Dementia Resource Centre Open DayOn 03 Jun 2016(Friday Only)All welcome to our... Read more
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Daily Record
Energetic hearing dog helped owner train for gruelling 300-mile charity cyclehelps John with his training John, who celebrated his 67th birthday during the
Energetic hearing dog helped owner train for gruelling 300-mile charity cycle
Daily Record / Posted 20 minutes ago
helps John with his training John, who celebrated his 67th birthday during the cycle, has been fundraising for Alzheimer’s Scotland. But after being left behind at home while John made the journey from Cleland to Kendal, in Cumbria,... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury home to care for dementia patientsof dementia. Sophie and her husband, Paul Gagnon, want to live with and care,
Sudbury home to care for dementia patients
The Sudbury Star / Posted 6 hours ago
of dementia. Sophie and her husband, Paul Gagnon, want to live with and care, for those living with the first stages of Alzheimer or dementia, and to help residents maintain close ties with their loved ones. White Owl residence is a non-profit... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Fundraiser Sunday for new group home in SudburyHoliday Inn from 1:30-4:30 p.m. White Owl Residence is a not-for-profit group
Fundraiser Sunday for new group home in Sudbury
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 hours ago
Holiday Inn from 1:30-4:30 p.m. White Owl Residence is a not-for-profit group home for individuals in the early stages of Alzheimer' and dementia, and will be located in the heart of Hanmer. The goal is to open the group home in 2018. The Art of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Enda Kenny retains five colleagues who lost jobs after electionin the US, Padraig O Ceidigh, the businessman who ran airline Aer Arann, Colett
Enda Kenny retains five colleagues who lost jobs after election
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in the US, Padraig O Ceidigh, the businessman who ran airline Aer Arann, Colette Kelleher, chief executive of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, and Marie-Louise O'Donnell, a journalism lecturer who is being returned to the Seanad. The... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram Joan E. Milnes Aug. 19, 1921-May 21, 2016Memorials may be given to the Guernsey Senior Center, Guernsey Rescue Squad, th
The Torrington Telegram Joan E. Milnes Aug. 19, 1921-May 21, 2016
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
Memorials may be given to the Guernsey Senior Center, Guernsey Rescue Squad, the Guernsey Presbyterian Church or the Alzheimer Unit at Goshen Healthcare Community. The casket will be open one hour prior to the service at the church.... Read more
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express
BREAKTHROUGH: Brain ‘cleaning’ revelation could combat Alzheimer’s and Parkinson's disease A DISCOVERY which has revealed how the brain cleans itself of toxins could le
BREAKTHROUGH: Brain ‘cleaning’ revelation could combat Alzheimer’s and Parkinson's disease
express / Posted 2 days ago
A DISCOVERY which has revealed how the brain cleans itself of toxins could lead to treatment for dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. The findings... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Thursday conference to help give people tools to care for Alzheimer's patientswho your wife or parents are or what you had for breakfast. It's a reality for
Thursday conference to help give people tools to care for Alzheimer's patients
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
who your wife or parents are or what you had for breakfast. It's a reality for millions across the country battling Alzheimer's. Often right beside that person is a loved one guiding them along the way. For Claudia and Randy Bjorkland that... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Elderly patients need visitorsinformation, call the Volunteer Action Centre in Kitchener at 519-742-8610 or c
Elderly patients need visitors
Guelph Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
information, call the Volunteer Action Centre in Kitchener at 519-742-8610 or check the website at www.volunteerkw.ca. The Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington is looking for volunteers for its Visiting Companion Program where volunteers have... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Local news briefsor toll-free #7277 on a cellphone. First Link dementia support More than 60,0
Local news briefs
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 4 days ago
or toll-free #7277 on a cellphone. First Link dementia support More than 60,000 British Columbians suffer from Alzheimer’s, and the Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s First Link dementia support program assists those living with the disease by... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
ANK3 and other genes may play key role in affecting mood, stress and longevityfew of the genes identified in this study are changed in opposite direction in
ANK3 and other genes may play key role in affecting mood, stress and longevity
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
few of the genes identified in this study are changed in opposite direction in longevity compared to previous reports in Alzheimer Disease (AD), raising the possibility that the treatment of mood and stress disorders earlier in life might have an... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, REV. DR. LOUIS ANTHONY COSENTINO, Youngstown, OhioCare minister at Salem Community Hospital, Essex Nursing Homes of Salem, Parksi
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, REV. DR. LOUIS ANTHONY COSENTINO, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
Care minister at Salem Community Hospital, Essex Nursing Homes of Salem, Parkside Health Care Center, and St. Mary’s Alzheimer’s Center in Columbiana. Dr. Cosentino also served for many years as a deacon at St. Maximilian Kolbe Church in Port... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Brand Nostalgia: The 1960swe can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and aff
Brand Nostalgia: The 1960s
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 6 days ago
we can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and affected by dementia in Scotland! You can help Alzheimer Scotland to challenge dementia. St Mary's Chapel openOn 11 Jun 2016(Saturday Only)The 15th century St Mary’s... Read more
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Everett Herald
Super Kid: Jackson High senior Ashley Gillis to study neuroscience at WSUHigh School. She plans to be the first in her family to attend college. She wan
Super Kid: Jackson High senior Ashley Gillis to study neuroscience at WSU
Everett Herald / Posted 6 days ago
High School. She plans to be the first in her family to attend college. She wants to study neuroscience, particularly Alzheimer�s disease.Question: What have your activities been in high school?Answer: In freshman year, I was president of the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New Spherical Brain Mapping for dementia diagnosisas our population ages, the burden of dementia on public health is rapidly incr
New Spherical Brain Mapping for dementia diagnosis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
as our population ages, the burden of dementia on public health is rapidly increasing. The most common cause of dementia is Alzheimer's disease (AD), which accounts for 60 to 80 per cent of total cases. Much effort has been put into understanding... Read more
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Boston Herald
Hope vs. Alzheimer'sDorene Rentz, one of the local neuropsychologists behind a pioneering Alzheimer
Hope vs. Alzheimer's
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Dorene Rentz, one of the local neuropsychologists behind a pioneering Alzheimer’s study, spends her days searching for answers in the mysterious plaques that invade the brains of those suffering from the incurable disease. And Rentz’s search will... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Cafe Med: Tackling Infections in Cystic Fibrosiswe can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and aff
Cafe Med: Tackling Infections in Cystic Fibrosis
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 8 days ago
we can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and affected by dementia in Scotland! You can help Alzheimer Scotland to challenge dementia. Be Free Present "The Gathering"On 04 Jun 2016(Saturday Only)"The Gathering" is a... Read more
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PhysOrg
First signalling pathway of the digestive lineage in planarians is describedtransplant or differentiated cells taken from stem cells in patients affected b
First signalling pathway of the digestive lineage in planarians is described
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
transplant or differentiated cells taken from stem cells in patients affected by neurodegenerative illnesses (Parkinson, Alzheimer, etc.), diabetes or cardiac pathologies. According to Professor Francesc Cebrià, who directed this scientific... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Two generations of family to take part in Kelvingrove walk for Alzheimers charityone family are taking part in one of a series of walks to raise funds for peopl
Two generations of family to take part in Kelvingrove walk for Alzheimers charity
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
one family are taking part in one of a series of walks to raise funds for people suffering from dementia. Memory Walks is Alzheimer Scotland’s biggest fundraising event of the year and walks will take place across the country to support more than... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Walking in grandad’s memoryone family are taking part in one of a series of walks to raise funds for peopl
Walking in grandad’s memory
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
one family are taking part in one of a series of walks to raise funds for people suffering from dementia. Memory Walks is Alzheimer Scotland’s biggest fundraising event of the year and walks will take place across the country to support more than... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two generations of family to take part in Kelvingrove walk for Alzheimers charity£300,000 which helps to provide information and support in a bid to ensure nobo
Two generations of family to take part in Kelvingrove walk for Alzheimers charity
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
£300,000 which helps to provide information and support in a bid to ensure nobody faces dementia alone. Anna Devine of Alzheimer Scotland said: “We are all excited about our Memory Walks programme this year as it is certainly our most ambitious... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Running to make it Home Safe: SEE TWEETSthird annual Home Safe 5Km Run/Walk. The event, which took place at Heritage Pa
Running to make it Home Safe: SEE TWEETS
Barrie Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
third annual Home Safe 5Km Run/Walk. The event, which took place at Heritage Park along the waterfront, benefits the Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County and Autism Ontario - Simcoe County. This year nearly 100 people took part in the event... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Emotional Healingwe can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and aff
Emotional Healing
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 10 days ago
we can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and affected by dementia in Scotland! You can help Alzheimer Scotland to challenge dementia. Be Free Present "The Gathering"On 04 Jun 2016(Saturday Only)"The Gathering" is a... Read more
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The Irish Times
If we are the sum of our memories, what if we start to forget?the moral dilemma around our attitudes to ageing and dementia. Sally Magnusson
If we are the sum of our memories, what if we start to forget?
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
the moral dilemma around our attitudes to ageing and dementia. Sally Magnusson quotes Henry Simmons, chief executive of Alzheimer Scotland as saying, “Human intervention is the chemotherapy for dementia.” Mags instinctively understands this. In... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Mary Jane GehantChurch in Amboy, the Catholic Women�s Club and was past president of the Amboy
Mendota Reporter Mary Jane Gehant
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
Church in Amboy, the Catholic Women�s Club and was past president of the Amboy American Legion Auxiliary. Memorials have been established to St. Patrick Church and the Alzheimer�s Association. Condolences may be sent online at www.thejones... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Immune cells may help protect against Alzheimer’sCells in the brain once thought to contribute to Alzheimer’s disease may actual
Immune cells may help protect against Alzheimer’s
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Cells in the brain once thought to contribute to Alzheimer’s disease may actually protect against the disease by containing the spread of damaging amyloid plaques, according to a new Yale University School of Medicine study. Researchers and other... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Immune cells may help protect against Alzheimer’sCells in the brain once thought to contribute to Alzheimer’s disease may actual
Immune cells may help protect against Alzheimer’s
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
Cells in the brain once thought to contribute to Alzheimer’s disease may actually protect against the disease by containing the spread of damaging amyloid plaques, according to a new Yale University School of Medicine study. Researchers and other... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Immune cells may help protect against Alzheimer’sCells in the brain once thought to contribute to Alzheimer’s disease may actual
Immune cells may help protect against Alzheimer’s
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
Cells in the brain once thought to contribute to Alzheimer’s disease may actually protect against the disease by containing the spread of damaging amyloid plaques, according to a new Yale University School of Medicine study. Researchers and other... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Cancer Research UK Aberdeen Inspire Eventwe can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and aff
Cancer Research UK Aberdeen Inspire Event
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 11 days ago
we can help raise awareness and much needed funds for those living with and affected by dementia in Scotland! You can help Alzheimer Scotland to challenge dementia. Aberdeen Kiltwalk- Sunday 5th June 2016 Participants WantedOn 05 Jun 2016(Sunday... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Memory test offers clue to pathological diagnosis in primary progressive aphasiavulnerabilities in effortless learning and delayed retrieval of verbal informat
Memory test offers clue to pathological diagnosis in primary progressive aphasia
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
vulnerabilities in effortless learning and delayed retrieval of verbal information if their syndrome is related to Alzheimer's disease (AD) rather than frontotemporal lobar degeneration, research indicates. "These results provide... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Robert E. RussellUnited Veterans Council of Tiffin will conduct military graveside services. Me
Robert E. Russell
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
United Veterans Council of Tiffin will conduct military graveside services. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer Association. The family wishes to thank the staffs of The Willows at Bellevue and Pro Medica Hospice for their... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Guest speaker shares historyInn. American Legion Riders - 6:15 p.m., 700 (motorcycle club), Howland Americ
Guest speaker shares history
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Inn. American Legion Riders - 6:15 p.m., 700 (motorcycle club), Howland American Legion Post 700, 8273 High St. NE, Alzheimer Assistance and Referral Network Support Group - 6 p.m., Girard Public Library, 105 E. Prospect St. Minute by... Read more
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First Coast News
Deputies searching for 80-old man in Camden Co.CAMDEN COUNTY, Ga. -- Deputies are searching for an 80-year-old Alzheimer patie
Deputies searching for 80-old man in Camden Co.
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
CAMDEN COUNTY, Ga. -- Deputies are searching for an 80-year-old Alzheimer patient near Woodbine on Monday, authorities said. Oscar Patterson Jr., 80, was last seen wearing a maroon Florida State University shirt, grey shorts and white tennis shoes... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Alzheimer society puts minds in motionCommunity members experiencing early memory loss are encouraged to set their mi
Alzheimer society puts minds in motion
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
Community members experiencing early memory loss are encouraged to set their minds in motion. The Alzheimer Society of B.C. is offering weekly Minds in Motion sessions in Nanaimo. Participants, accompanied by a friend, family member or caregiver,... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
They call it Memory LaneThere’s a reason why the Chatham street on which The Alzheimer Society’s buildi
They call it Memory Lane
Chatham Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
There’s a reason why the Chatham street on which The Alzheimer Society’s building sits is called Memory Lane. But that reason becomes clearer inside, at the society’s Day Away program. Sitting around a craft table, clients chat and tease amongst... Read more
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Boston Globe
In a whimsical dancer, dementia meets its matchcan find one nearly every week. “They take on the character of the local commu
In a whimsical dancer, dementia meets its match
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
can find one nearly every week. “They take on the character of the local community,” said Beth Soltzberg, who manages Alzheimer programming at Jewish Family & Children’s Service in Waltham. She hosts a café at the JF&CS building, transforming... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Labor makes good on dementia promisefunds special assistance to prepare a dementia client for respite care and sett
Labor makes good on dementia promise
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
funds special assistance to prepare a dementia client for respite care and settle them on their return home,” he said. The Alzheimer Association of Queensland, Anglicare Southern Queensland, Centrecare and Ozcare are among the organisations that... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Dish: Phil Jackson spotted at Gabriele’s Italian Steakhouse in GreenwichDan Gasby, B. Smith, Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter CEO and Presid
The Dish: Phil Jackson spotted at Gabriele’s Italian Steakhouse in Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gasby, B. Smith, Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter CEO and President Eleonora Tornatore-Mikesh, Donna and Jack Moffly at Celebrating Hope 2016 to benefit the Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter on April 29 at l'escale at the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Dish: Phil Jackson spotted at Gabriele’s Italian Steakhouse in GreenwichDan Gasby, B. Smith, Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter CEO and Presid
The Dish: Phil Jackson spotted at Gabriele’s Italian Steakhouse in Greenwich
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Dan Gasby, B. Smith, Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter CEO and President Eleonora Tornatore-Mikesh, Donna and Jack Moffly at Celebrating Hope 2016 to benefit the Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter on April 29 at l'escale at the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Dish:Dan Gasby, B. Smith, Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter CEO and Presid
The Dish:
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
Dan Gasby, B. Smith, Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter CEO and President Eleonora Tornatore-Mikesh, Donna and Jack Moffly at Celebrating Hope 2016 to benefit the Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter on April 29 at l'escale at the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Dish:Dan Gasby, B. Smith, Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter CEO and Presid
The Dish:
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Dan Gasby, B. Smith, Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter CEO and President Eleonora Tornatore-Mikesh, Donna and Jack Moffly at Celebrating Hope 2016 to benefit the Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter on April 29 at l'escale at the... Read more
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Psych Central
Alzheimer’s Linked to Cholesterol GenePeople with a specific gene type may be able to cut their risk of developing Al
Alzheimer’s Linked to Cholesterol Gene
Psych Central / Posted 16 days ago
People with a specific gene type may be able to cut their risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease by altering their cholesterol profile, a recent study suggests. About a fifth of the population carries a single copy of the ApoE4 allele, a version of... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Caregivers recognized for servicewith someone who has dementia, Parkinson’s, or cancer. I understand what they’r
Caregivers recognized for service
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 16 days ago
with someone who has dementia, Parkinson’s, or cancer. I understand what they’re going through,” she added. According to Alzheimer Society Canada, one in five Canadians aged 45 and older provides some form of care to seniors living with long-term... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Living with dementia: Hope for the futureAlzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. At this
Living with dementia: Hope for the future
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 16 days ago
Alzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. At this time, it cannot be prevented, cured or even slowed. "We're staring down the barrel of 15 million people with Alzheimer's by mid-century,” said Dr. David Carr. “We've got... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Former medical officer of health dies at age 92Duncan remained active in the community and served on several boards, including
Former medical officer of health dies at age 92
Sarnia Observer / Posted 17 days ago
Duncan remained active in the community and served on several boards, including the former Rotary Children's Place, The Alzheimer Society, the Children's Aid Society and VON. She was also active in the IODE and university women's group. A... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, JOSEPH R. 'PORKEY' GRANCHIE, Youngstown, OhioFamily Funeral Homes, Anstrom Chapel in Boardman for Joseph R. “Porkey” Granchi
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, JOSEPH R. 'PORKEY' GRANCHIE, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 days ago
Family Funeral Homes, Anstrom Chapel in Boardman for Joseph R. “Porkey” Granchie, 75, who died Monday evening at St. Mary’s Alzheimer Center. Mr. Granchie was born Nov. 9, 1940, in Youngstown, a son of Joseph W. and Mildred Slifka Granchie. “Joe”... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the May 12 issue of The Daily Jeffersonianvarious skills an opportunity to help out in various departments within the vil
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the May 12 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 17 days ago
various skills an opportunity to help out in various departments within the village. 3) Area man donates to Earle Bruce Alzheimer research fund Former Buckeyes football coach Earle Bruce visited Cambridge on Tuesday to accept a donation to The... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Osaka University researchers find way for early detection of ADProtein Research, Osaka University succeeded in increasing the velocity constan
Osaka University researchers find way for early detection of AD
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
Protein Research, Osaka University succeeded in increasing the velocity constant for a reaction in which proteins causing Alzheimer disease (AD) turn into toxic substances to 1,000 times by using optimum frequency of ultrasonic irradiation. When... Read more
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New Kerala
Speech-based app for early detection of Alzheimer's - newkerala.com #61447speech tell you. Analysing variations in emotions in your speech could be a po
Speech-based app for early detection of Alzheimer's - newkerala.com #61447
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
speech tell you. Analysing variations in emotions in your speech could be a pointer to neurological impairments such as Alzheimer's disease (AD) and thanks to an android app being developed by Indian researchers, speech patterns can be... Read more
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Canberra Times
Segue 2016: Alzheimer Symphony: powerfully intimateSegue 2016: Alzheimer Symphony. Written by Justus Neumann and Hanspeter Horner.
Segue 2016: Alzheimer Symphony: powerfully intimate
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
Segue 2016: Alzheimer Symphony. Written by Justus Neumann and Hanspeter Horner. Directed by Horner. The Street Theatre. Friday, May 6, 2016. Although Alzheimer Symphony does not yet have a widely known name, its merits are notable. Just over a year... Read more
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