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Daily Mail
If you get Alzheimer's, will your children get it too? Neuroscientist tackles the one thing every patient fears There are 30 genes t
If you get Alzheimer's, will your children get it too?
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
Neuroscientist tackles the one thing every patient fears There are 30 genes that have been linked to Alzheimer's disease But it is still unclear how strong this link could be Rebecca Sims, of... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Chenango Agency on Aging eyes state funds to provide respite careAging is pursuing state funds earmarked to provide respite to caregivers who ar
Chenango Agency on Aging eyes state funds to provide respite care
The Evening Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
Aging is pursuing state funds earmarked to provide respite to caregivers who are working with individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer�s. The Central New York Chapter of the Alzheimer�s Association recently received $7 million from the NY State... Read more
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FIFA
Football memories fighting Alzheimer’snew way of harnessing this unique power has been unearthed, and is achieving sp
Football memories fighting Alzheimer’s
FIFA / Posted 23 hours ago
new way of harnessing this unique power has been unearthed, and is achieving spectacular results by breathing new life into Alzheimer’s sufferers. A rapidly aging population has established this condition, which brings about a corrosive mental... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Mexican scientists create new walker that uses artificial intelligence to help eldersof the walker is to eliminate the risk of falling in the elders, as well as avo
Mexican scientists create new walker that uses artificial intelligence to help elders
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
of the walker is to eliminate the risk of falling in the elders, as well as avoiding the danger with those who suffer from Alzheimer. This walker is characterized by its artificial intelligence, which is defined as the set of disciplines that try... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Three DFLers compete for 6th District nodfor the reduction of lead in residences. She has also worked as a contractor, l
Three DFLers compete for 6th District nod
ABC Newspapers / Posted yesterday
for the reduction of lead in residences. She has also worked as a contractor, landlord and a caregiver for people with Alzheimer’s. She also ran for the 6th District seat in 2014, but she did not officially file after losing the party’s... Read more
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express
New 'wonder' drug can significantly slow the progress of Alzheimer A NEW wonder drug developed in Britain has shown in experiments that it can s
New 'wonder' drug can significantly slow the progress of Alzheimer
express / Posted yesterday
A NEW wonder drug developed in Britain has shown in experiments that it can significantly reduce the progression of Alzheimer’s. A new drug has shown in experiments that it can... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Robotic boy helps treatment of Alzheimer’s patientsScience, and Scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, talks about Lud
Robotic boy helps treatment of Alzheimer’s patients
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Science, and Scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, talks about Ludwig, a small robot used to assist those with Alzheimer�s and dementia during a preview at One Kenton Place - a community for people living with Alzheimer�s disease and... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Windham side judge faces ethics complaintsfiled against a Windham County side judge for his private handling of the finan
Windham side judge faces ethics complaints
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
filed against a Windham County side judge for his private handling of the finances and estate of an elderly woman who had Alzheimer�s disease. Windham Assistant Judge Paul Kane has been charged by the Vermont Judicial Conduct Board with numerous... Read more
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Business Wire
Pharnext meldet Ernennung von René Goedkoop zum Chief Medical Officer und François Chamoun zum General Counselmotorisch-sensibler Neuropathie (Morbus Charcot-Marie-Tooth) Typ IA geprüft wir
Pharnext meldet Ernennung von René Goedkoop zum Chief Medical Officer und François Chamoun zum General Counsel
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
motorisch-sensibler Neuropathie (Morbus Charcot-Marie-Tooth) Typ IA geprüft wird, und der Entwicklung von PXT864 bei Alzheimer-Krankheit und weiteren neurologischen Indikationen sehr zugute kommen. Außerdem wird in der anhaltenden... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury researchers study indigenous dementiaA pair of Sudbury researchers has been chosen to present its findings at the Al
Sudbury researchers study indigenous dementia
The Sudbury Star / Posted 3 days ago
A pair of Sudbury researchers has been chosen to present its findings at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2016 in Toronto this week. Kristen Jacklin, of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, and Melissa Blind, from Laurentian... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Charity golf tourney suits Hearn to a teePGA Tour event. But instead he was back home to host the 2016 David Hearn Foun
Charity golf tourney suits Hearn to a tee
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
PGA Tour event. But instead he was back home to host the 2016 David Hearn Foundation Charity Classic in support of the Alzheimer Society of Canada. After raising $120,000 a year ago, organizers hoped to donate about $150,000 this year. "I... Read more
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BC Local News
Aging with creativitystudents and anyone interested in improving self-care and care of others go awa
Aging with creativity
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
students and anyone interested in improving self-care and care of others go away with helpful ideas.” Sponsored by the Alzheimer Society of Canada, the conference will include presenters known for their work in the field of healthy aging and... Read more
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CTV News
Behavioural changes could help diagnose dementia early, new research showsto before,” said Ismail, who presented his findings Sunday to 5,000 scientists
Behavioural changes could help diagnose dementia early, new research shows
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
to before,” said Ismail, who presented his findings Sunday to 5,000 scientists and researchers from around the world at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Toronto. A 34-question checklist was developed by a Calgary clinic to... Read more
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dna
New study reveals that larger brains prone to mental disordersAnimals with large brains may be more susceptible to mental disorders such as s
New study reveals that larger brains prone to mental disorders
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Animals with large brains may be more susceptible to mental disorders such as schizophrenia and Alzheimer's disease due to weaker long-distance connections, a new study suggests. In mammals, the cerebral cortex is responsible for sensory, motor, and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Citalopram cut Alzheimer’s agitation, upped heart riskDaily oral citalopram improved agitation in patients with Alzheimer’s disease a
Citalopram cut Alzheimer’s agitation, upped heart risk
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Daily oral citalopram improved agitation in patients with Alzheimer’s disease and reduced caregivers’ stress, but was associated with higher rate of cardiac adverse effects than was a placebo at the dose used in a multicenter, double-blind,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Larger brains prone to mental disordersWashington: Animals with large brains may be more susceptible to mental disorde
Larger brains prone to mental disorders
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Washington: Animals with large brains may be more susceptible to mental disorders such as schizophrenia and Alzheimer's disease due to weaker long-distance connections, a new study suggests. In mammals, the cerebral cortex is responsible for... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Joyce Upsonand five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred;
Pajaronian Joyce Upson
Register Pajaronian / Posted 6 days ago
and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred; and her two sons, Gary and Wayne. A celebration of her life will be held on Aug. 20 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Alzheimer�s Associ... Read more
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express
NEW ALZHEIMER'S HOPE: 'Gene' test could help determine condition risk level A GROUND-breaking new early ‘gene’ test for Alzheimer’s disease could allow e
NEW ALZHEIMER'S HOPE: 'Gene' test could help determine condition risk level
express / Posted 6 days ago
A GROUND-breaking new early ‘gene’ test for Alzheimer’s disease could allow everyone aged 60 to determine their risk of developing the condition, it was announced today. A... Read more
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Business Wire
Cytox bringt bahnbrechendes Testsystem aus der genetischen Biomarkerforschung für die Beurteilung des Alzheimer-Risikos auf den Marktmeldete den Marktauftritt des variaTECT™-Testsystems für genetische Biomarker z
Cytox bringt bahnbrechendes Testsystem aus der genetischen Biomarkerforschung für die Beurteilung des Alzheimer-Risikos auf den Markt
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
meldete den Marktauftritt des variaTECT™-Testsystems für genetische Biomarker zur Bewertung des Risikos der Alzheimer-Krankheit (AD) im Forschungsumfeld. Das variaTECT™ SNP-Testsystem bietet einen einfachen blutbasierten Test, der... Read more
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Business Wire
Cytox lancia un rivoluzionario test per l'analisi dei biomarcatori genetici a scopo di ricerca per la valutazione del rischio del morbo di Alzheimerproprio test per la ricerca variaTECT™ per l'analisi dei biomarcatori genetici
Cytox lancia un rivoluzionario test per l'analisi dei biomarcatori genetici a scopo di ricerca per la valutazione del rischio del morbo di Alzheimer
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
proprio test per la ricerca variaTECT™ per l'analisi dei biomarcatori genetici nella valutazione del rischio di morbo di Alzheimer (AD). La serie di analisi variaTECT™ SNP (polimorfismo a singolo nucleotide) offre un semplice test ematico di... Read more
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Business Wire
Cytox launches breakthrough genetic biomarker research assay for Alzheimer’s disease risk assessmentand prediction of dementia, has announced the launch of its research use variaT
Cytox launches breakthrough genetic biomarker research assay for Alzheimer’s disease risk assessment
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
and prediction of dementia, has announced the launch of its research use variaTECT™ genetic biomarker test for assessing Alzheimer’s disease (AD) risk. The variaTECT™ SNP (single nucleotide polymorphism) array offers a simple blood-based research... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Lots of activities at Mosquito parkp.m. Thursday with a panel of judges to select the best sauce. To enter a sauce
Lots of activities at Mosquito park
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
p.m. Thursday with a panel of judges to select the best sauce. To enter a sauce, call Danielle at 330-638-4015 by Monday. ALZHEIMER GARAGE SALE: Alzheimer Network volunteers are holding their annual garage sale 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and 9 to 11... Read more
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PhysOrg
Neural networks: Why larger brains are more susceptible to mental illnesseswhich could explain why large brains are more susceptible to certain mental ill
Neural networks: Why larger brains are more susceptible to mental illnesses
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
which could explain why large brains are more susceptible to certain mental illnesses such as schizophrenia and Alzheimer disease. In earlier work, Zoltán Toroczkai, from the University of Notre-Dame, USA, Mária Ercsey-Ravasz, from... Read more
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International Business Times
Why big brains are more likely to develop mental health disorders than smaller ones macaque. "One could speculate that the low weight of human long-range connecti
Why big brains are more likely to develop mental health disorders than smaller ones
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
macaque. "One could speculate that the low weight of human long-range connections may contribute to an increased susceptibility to disconnection syndromes, such as have been proposed for Alzheimer disease and schizophrenia", the researchers conclu... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Smart science: Detailed brain map unveileda mainstay for global research on brain diseases, with a donation of 234 brains
Smart science: Detailed brain map unveiled
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
a mainstay for global research on brain diseases, with a donation of 234 brains stored at -80 °C, many of which belonged to Alzheimer patients. AFP PHOTO / RAUL ARBOLEDA PARIS, France — For years, doctors have had reliable charts of the body and... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Three DFLers compete for 6th District nod |for the reduction of lead in residences. She has also worked as a contractor, l
Three DFLers compete for 6th District nod |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 8 days ago
for the reduction of lead in residences. She has also worked as a contractor, landlord and a caregiver for people with Alzheimer’s. She ran for the 6th District seat in 2014, but she did not officially file after losing the party’s endorsement... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram Sandra Lee (Johnson) Rasmussen June 9, 1941-July 12, 2016helping others. Although she had suffered with asthma most of her life, for th
The Torrington Telegram Sandra Lee (Johnson) Rasmussen June 9, 1941-July 12, 2016
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 9 days ago
helping others. Although she had suffered with asthma most of her life, for the last 10 years, she has been afflicted with Alzheimer�s disease, living the final two years of her life at the Granite Rehabilitation Center in Cheyenne. Although her... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
22nd Annual Manitoulin Art Tour attracts visitors across the Island to take in the creative talents of our artistsCurrent with her watercolours ‘Abandoned Dory’ and ‘Red Morning’ at the Anchor
22nd Annual Manitoulin Art Tour attracts visitors across the Island to take in the creative talents of our artists
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 9 days ago
Current with her watercolours ‘Abandoned Dory’ and ‘Red Morning’ at the Anchor Inn Hotel. photo by Robin Burridge The Alzheimer Society Sudbury-Manitoulin, North Bay and Districts display for-the-art-tour showcased work made by clients in the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Research volunteers sought amid surge in dementia drug studiesChanges in the brain in diseases like Alzheimer’s can start many years before s
Research volunteers sought amid surge in dementia drug studies
heraldscotland / Posted 10 days ago
Changes in the brain in diseases like Alzheimer’s can start many years before symptoms show, so studying people with mild memory problems gives researchers the best chance of understanding how dementia develops and finding ways to stop it. There... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Hebrew U’s Dr. Yosef Buganim Awarded for Work in Stem CellsCells). Alongside creating specific cell types (e.g. nerve cells in patients w
Hebrew U’s Dr. Yosef Buganim Awarded for Work in Stem Cells
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
Cells). Alongside creating specific cell types (e.g. nerve cells in patients with Parkinson’s disease, ALS and Alzheimer) from a patient’s skin cells, a potential future use of iPSCs is the creation of whole organs (such as heart, liver... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regenerative Medicine Can Make You Sexually Active Againby people looking for alternative treatments especially in the areas of diabete
Regenerative Medicine Can Make You Sexually Active Again
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
by people looking for alternative treatments especially in the areas of diabetes,hypertension, kidney disease, joint pain, Alzheimer, and stroke, while the adult stem cells have been shown to slow down brain and prostrate cancer in animal s... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Dementia patients, caregivers plan for the futureMorning Star Staff For Vernon residents, a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or
Dementia patients, caregivers plan for the future
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 11 days ago
Morning Star Staff For Vernon residents, a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias can instantly alter their futures. And with that scenario becoming ever more common – more than one in three Canadians knows someone with Alzheimer’s... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Care providers work on Northeast dementia planindustry and those involved in the delivery of services, including the North Ea
Care providers work on Northeast dementia plan
The Sudbury Star / Posted 13 days ago
industry and those involved in the delivery of services, including the North East LHIN and a close partnership with the Alzheimer Society. McKercher says the work of the steering committee should be completed by the end of the fiscal year in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
JAD announces recipient of 2016 Alzheimer AwardThe Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (JAD) is pleased to announce that Mark W. Bo
JAD announces recipient of 2016 Alzheimer Award
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
The Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (JAD) is pleased to announce that Mark W. Bondi, PhD, ABPP/CN, Professor of Psychiatry at UC San Diego and Director of the Neuropsychological Assessment Unit at the VA San Diego Healthcare System, has been chosen as... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 15country stars Patsy Cline and Hawkshaw Hawkins. 1910: In his book "Clinical Ps
July 15
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
country stars Patsy Cline and Hawkshaw Hawkins. 1910: In his book "Clinical Psychiatry," Emil Kraepelin gives a name to Alzheimer's disease, naming it after his colleague Alois Alzheimer. 1904: Russian writer Anton Chekhov, considered to be... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Public service for Pat Summitt will be on Tennessee�s campusprogram in 1974 and remained in place until stepping down in 2012, one year aft
Public service for Pat Summitt will be on Tennessee�s campus
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
program in 1974 and remained in place until stepping down in 2012, one year after announcing she had early-onset dementia, Alzheimer�s type. Cronan expects Thursday�s ceremony to include plenty of stories about Summitt�s life on and off the court.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Alzheimer’s is focus of new research consortiumare banding together with academic scientists to form a research consortium aim
Alzheimer’s is focus of new research consortium
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
are banding together with academic scientists to form a research consortium aimed at speeding development of therapies for Alzheimer’s, a neurological disorder that has stubbornly eluded treatments. The new group, which will be formally launched... Read more
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Asian journal
Gluten, junk foods, etc.even include the fact that junk foods and high-fat diet also increase the risk
Gluten, junk foods, etc.
Asian journal / Posted 15 days ago
even include the fact that junk foods and high-fat diet also increase the risk for heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, Alzheimer, and cancer. Hunger and behavior Why we care cranky, grouchy, impulsive when we are hungry has always eluded... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Pat Summitt�s fight against Alzheimer�s disease continuesKNOXVILLE, Tenn. >> , and has even gained momentum since her death. The former
Pat Summitt�s fight against Alzheimer�s disease continues
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. >> , and has even gained momentum since her death. The former Tennessee women�s basketball coach made sure of that through her efforts the last five years. As soon as she... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Community rallies around clinicvarious other purposes in addition to a fibre-optic-equipped boardroom ideal fo
Community rallies around clinic
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 15 days ago
various other purposes in addition to a fibre-optic-equipped boardroom ideal for teleconferencing and office space for the Alzheimer Society, which will have staff on site. In addition, the seniors' care centre is home to three nurses -- two for... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
City council hears improvement plansthe issuance of revenue bonds to help finance improvements to the Paige House o
City council hears improvement plans
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 15 days ago
the issuance of revenue bonds to help finance improvements to the Paige House on North Llano Street to add a 16-bed Alzheimer care facility. “The funding is being requested for the Paige House,” City Manager Kent Myers said. “They are... Read more
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International Business Times
Vaccine for Alzheimer's disease could be available in just a few years A new vaccine targeting the pathological proteins associated with Alzheimer's d
Vaccine for Alzheimer's disease could be available in just a few years
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
A new vaccine targeting the pathological proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease has proven effective in animal trials, scientists have announced. They will now carry out clinical tests in humans, in the hope it may prevent and reverse the... Read more
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Business Wire
Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor Superfamily Member 5 (B-Cell Surface Antigen CD40 or CD40L Receptor or CD40)ligand is found to be necessary for amyloid-beta-induced microglial activation,
Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor Superfamily Member 5 (B-Cell Surface Antigen CD40 or CD40L Receptor or CD40)
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
ligand is found to be necessary for amyloid-beta-induced microglial activation, and thus is thought to be an early event in Alzheimer disease pathogenesis. Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor Superfamily Member 5 (B-Cell Surface Antigen CD40 or CD40L... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, MARY J. ZIRAFI, Youngstown, Ohiothe Valley for the excellent care that they gave Mary while she lived at home,
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, MARY J. ZIRAFI, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 days ago
the Valley for the excellent care that they gave Mary while she lived at home, and Hospice of the Valley and the staff of Alzheimer’s Unit at Humility House Nursing Home for the excellent care they gave Mary while she lived at Humility House for... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
'Brain injury is real:' Paul Hornung issues statement about Riddell lawsuitin my power to do so. That responsibility includes pursuing this lawsuit and wo
'Brain injury is real:' Paul Hornung issues statement about Riddell lawsuit
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 17 days ago
in my power to do so. That responsibility includes pursuing this lawsuit and working with the Brain Injury, Dementia, and Alzheimer National Associations to bring any information we learn in this case to light and championing the cause of brain... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, JO MARIE (PROVENZALE) TAKACS, Youngstown, Ohio(Provenzale) Takacs, 86, passed away peacefully and joined her beloved husband,
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, JO MARIE (PROVENZALE) TAKACS, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 days ago
(Provenzale) Takacs, 86, passed away peacefully and joined her beloved husband, Lou, after a long battle with dementia and Alzheimer’s. Jo Marie was born in Bellevue on Sept. 2, 1930, the daughter of Donna (Giampietro) and Anthony Provenzale. Her... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, NINA MAY DUNCAN YERKE, Youngstown, Ohioher in 1998. If desired, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, NINA MAY DUNCAN YERKE, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 days ago
her in 1998. If desired, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Samaritan’s Purse (samaritanspurse.org) or the Alzheimer’s Association (alz.org) in Nina’s honor.Guestbook Entries« Be the first to sign NINA MAY DUNCAN YERKE guest... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Maggie B. Spiresmaking quilts and watching the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team. Memorials ma
Mendota Reporter Maggie B. Spires
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
making quilts and watching the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team. Memorials may be directed to Agrace HospiceCare or to the Alzheimer�s Foundation of America. For more information or to sign the online guest book, go to www.EighnerFuneralHomes... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
'Brain injury is real:' Paul Hornung issues statement about Riddell lawsuitin my power to do so. That responsibility includes pursuing this lawsuit and wo
'Brain injury is real:' Paul Hornung issues statement about Riddell lawsuit
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 20 days ago
in my power to do so. That responsibility includes pursuing this lawsuit and working with the Brain Injury, Dementia, and Alzheimer National Associations to bring any information we learn in this case to light and championing the cause of brain... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarcall 226-2333. Aikido - class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts C
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 20 days ago
call 226-2333. Aikido - class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282. Alzheimer benefit - The eighth annual Tret Fure Concert to support the Walk to End Alzheimer's will take place at the Ore... Read more
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