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KSLA-TV Shreveport
The high cost of Alzheimer's caregivingraise awareness about this devastating disease. "It's the only disease that yo
The high cost of Alzheimer's caregiving
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
raise awareness about this devastating disease. "It's the only disease that you die twice," said Annette Tritico with the Alzheimer's Association and Evangeline Home Health. Tritico volunteers her time with caregiver support groups, encouraging... Read more
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ABC Montana
Help choose names for orphan grizzly cubs from Montana50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further ca
Help choose names for orphan grizzly cubs from Montana
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. The annual Walk To End Alzheimer's at ZooMontana brought in almost 50 teams Sunday. All the funds... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Help choose names for orphan grizzly cubs from Montana50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further ca
Help choose names for orphan grizzly cubs from Montana
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. The annual Walk To End Alzheimer's at ZooMontana brought in almost 50 teams Sunday. All the funds... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Coroner releases name of man killed in Monday morning crash50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further ca
Coroner releases name of man killed in Monday morning crash
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. The annual Walk To End Alzheimer's at ZooMontana brought in almost 50 teams Sunday. All the funds... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
After 35-years, Sartorie farm says good-bye50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further ca
After 35-years, Sartorie farm says good-bye
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. The annual Walk To End Alzheimer's at ZooMontana brought in almost 50 teams Sunday. All the funds... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Calendar - Sept. 25 - Sept. 28Friday of each month in the library lobby from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.. Questions 72
Calendar - Sept. 25 - Sept. 28
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
Friday of each month in the library lobby from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.. Questions 720-887-2350. Details: ci.broomfield.co.us Alzheimer's Association Workshop Series Please join Senior Services for this extensive education series from the Alzheimer's... Read more
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The Mining Journal
MaryLou GabbitasAM at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. In lieu of flowers plea
MaryLou Gabbitas
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
AM at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. In lieu of flowers please send memorials in MaryLou's name to the Alzheimer's Association Greater Michigan Chapter, 25200 Telegraph Rd. Ste. #100, Southfield, MI 48033. Please visit... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Jack Lee WorleyBurial, with military honors, will immediately follow at Highland Memorial Park
Jack Lee Worley
The Alliance Review / Posted 2 days ago
Burial, with military honors, will immediately follow at Highland Memorial Park. Memorial contributions are suggested to Alzheimer's Association, www.alz.org/donate 4815 Munson St. NW, Canton, 44718. You are invited to view Jack's tribute wall,... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Alzheimer’s Walk: ‘We can impact the future’It's not so hard to believe when you consider that, according to Jill Curtis, N
Alzheimer’s Walk: ‘We can impact the future’
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 days ago
It's not so hard to believe when you consider that, according to Jill Curtis, National Alzheimer's Association Educator and Outreach Coordinator, Alzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. "Around 400,000 people in... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping Hand: Make our community strongerLiving of Vineland, 1611 S. Main Road, Vineland. For information, call Michell
Helping Hand: Make our community stronger
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Living of Vineland, 1611 S. Main Road, Vineland. For information, call Michelle Vorpahl, walk coordinator DE/SJ for the Alzheimer's Association Delaware Valley Chapter, at (800) 272-3900 or visit alz.org/delval.Vendors needed for... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Walk To End Alzheimer's returns to Billings50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further ca
Walk To End Alzheimer's returns to Billings
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. Lynn Mullowney Cabrera with the Alzheimer's Association of Montana said the event raised $80,000 but... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Who made the Billings blessing boxes, and why?50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further ca
Who made the Billings blessing boxes, and why?
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 2 days ago
50 teams Sunday. All the funds raised through the walk go toward the further care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. Lynn Mullowney Cabrera with the Alzheimer's Association of Montana said the event raised $80,000 but... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Community walks in teams to end Alzheimer's disease100 participants walked two miles and raised more than $10,000 Sunday to help f
Community walks in teams to end Alzheimer's disease
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
100 participants walked two miles and raised more than $10,000 Sunday to help fight Alzheimer's disease. The Vermont Alzheimer's Association hosted its annual Walk to End Alzheimer's at Willow Park. Mary Thon, Alzheimer's Association... Read more
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Mashable
10 daily apps to help caregivers take care of their loved onesaccording to the company, meaning sensitive information stays private. Image:
10 daily apps to help caregivers take care of their loved ones
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
according to the company, meaning sensitive information stays private. Image: Alzheimer's Caregiver Buddy/Google Play The Alzheimer's Association, a leader in action and awareness around the disease, developed this "caregiver buddy" app to help... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Walk to End Alzheimer's raises awareness and hopesaid. "He is still kind and loving. So he's still there; he's still here." Bet
Walk to End Alzheimer's raises awareness and hope
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
said. "He is still kind and loving. So he's still there; he's still here." Betsy and Doug have found support through the Alzheimer's Association. Doug even spoke to the crowd at the Portland walk. There was a personal connection for most people... Read more
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Daily Herald
Alzheimer's walk in Busse Woods laden with emotion for family, caregiverscared for him. Every day. His family has participated in the annual Walk Again
Alzheimer's walk in Busse Woods laden with emotion for family, caregivers
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
cared for him. Every day. His family has participated in the annual Walk Against Alzheimer's, a fundraising effort of the Alzheimer's Association, since 2014. Bob participated alongside them the first two years. But the family walked without him... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
WIU: Fight for more state funding continuesfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
WIU: Fight for more state funding continues
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hot air balloons take flight at QUfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
Hot air balloons take flight at QU
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Upper Arlington siblings whose father has early-onset Alzheimer's commit to cause200,000 people in the United States each year, is sometimes initially misdiagno
Upper Arlington siblings whose father has early-onset Alzheimer's commit to cause
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
200,000 people in the United States each year, is sometimes initially misdiagnosed as stress or another illness. The Alzheimer's Association recommends a thorough medical examination when loss of memory or cognitive ability becomes an... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Child hit by car in Quincy school parking lotfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
Child hit by car in Quincy school parking lot
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy Park District director discusses projectsfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
Quincy Park District director discusses projects
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local officials ask for public's help in tracking West Nile Virusfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
Local officials ask for public's help in tracking West Nile Virus
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Marijuana seized in traffic stopfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
Marijuana seized in traffic stop
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy University use balloons to light up the nightfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
Quincy University use balloons to light up the night
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Increased safety part of hunting changes in Missourifor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
Increased safety part of hunting changes in Missouri
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Organization tracking Quincy's downtown businessesfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
Organization tracking Quincy's downtown businesses
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
YMCA is bringing back a game you used to play as a kidfor Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eig
YMCA is bringing back a game you used to play as a kid
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
for Alzheimer's research Alzheimer's is a deadly disease that claims about eight lives a day in Illinois, according to the Alzheimer's Association. September is World Alzheimer's Month. The goal is to unite government leaders, people with dementia,... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Hobart boy donates birthday money to find cure for Alzheimer's DiseaseJonathan, who was only in second grade at the time, asked for money instead of
Hobart boy donates birthday money to find cure for Alzheimer's Disease
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 6 days ago
Jonathan, who was only in second grade at the time, asked for money instead of birthday gifts, so he could donate to the Alzheimer's Association 's efforts to find a cure. "He said, 'I'm so happy that you're doing this for me and other people,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Alzheimer’s helpdementia is dangerous, but there are strategies to help prevent it and services
Alzheimer’s help
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
dementia is dangerous, but there are strategies to help prevent it and services to help reunite loved ones. That's why the Alzheimer's Association has endorsed Kevin and Avonte's Law (H.R. 4919/S.2614), which would reauthorize the Missing... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyAlzheimer's seminar today in FM The Alzheimer's Association will offer a free
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 6 days ago
Alzheimer's seminar today in FM The Alzheimer's Association will offer a free seminar about the disease at 11:30 a.m. today, Sept. 22, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414 Main St., in Fort Morgan. Called "Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body:... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar for Morgan CountyTips from the Latest Alzheimer's Research, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414
Community Calendar for Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 6 days ago
Tips from the Latest Alzheimer's Research, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414 Main St., Fort Morgan. Sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association. Free educational seminar. Registration required to 970-392-9202. Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous Your... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
World Alzheimer's Day Medford Eventin the Rogue Valley to help bring awareness and find a cure for Alzheimer's. Ne
World Alzheimer's Day Medford Event
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 7 days ago
in the Rogue Valley to help bring awareness and find a cure for Alzheimer's. NewsWatch 12's Lora Painter speaks with the Alzheimer's Association Oregon to find out details about the event and how you can get involved. Latest Trending... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan Countyclosures between state Highway 14 and County Road 102 for hand patching. Alzhe
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 7 days ago
closures between state Highway 14 and County Road 102 for hand patching. Alzheimer's seminar Thursday in FM The Alzheimer's Association will offer a free seminar about the disease at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at Fort Morgan Library... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar for Morgan CountyTips from the Latest Alzheimer's Research, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414
Community Calendar for Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 7 days ago
Tips from the Latest Alzheimer's Research, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414 Main St., Fort Morgan. Sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association. Free educational seminar. Registration required to 970-392-9202. Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous Your... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Organizations offer group supportBaptist Retirement Community and the Alzheimer's Association have joined togeth
Organizations offer group support
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
Baptist Retirement Community and the Alzheimer's Association have joined together to provide a safe place for caregivers, family, and friends who are willing to meet and develop a mutual support system. The Healing Hearts Memory Care Support Group... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Mary Lou Jamesonservices will be held privately by the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial gi
Mary Lou Jameson
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 8 days ago
services will be held privately by the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to the Alzheimer's Association Florida Gulf Coast, 14010 Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 709, Clearwater, FL 33762. Friends may sign the... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Things to do in Morgan Countyhome-based business products and other wares. Info: Email brush@brushchamber.or
Things to do in Morgan County
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
home-based business products and other wares. Info: Email brush@brushchamber.org. Alzheimer's seminar Thursday in FM The Alzheimer's Association will offer a free seminar about the disease at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at Fort Morgan Library... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
We must Walkparticipating in 19 teams and will walk locally at Betts Park, Saturday, Septem
We must Walk
Warren Times Observer / Posted 8 days ago
participating in 19 teams and will walk locally at Betts Park, Saturday, September 24, beginning at 9 a.m. to benefit the Alzheimer's Association. Funds raised will be used for research, education, proper diagnosis, support, and awareness of the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Your Healthventure between the Outreach and Witness Committee of Covenant United Methodist
Your Health
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
venture between the Outreach and Witness Committee of Covenant United Methodist, the Alzheimer's Support Group and the Alzheimer's Association. Participants in this group are given an opportunity to be involved in socially and physically... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Morning Pointe Named 'Top Corporate Team' At Walk To End Alzheimer'sAlzheimer's Five Chattanooga area Morning Pointe senior living and memory care
Morning Pointe Named 'Top Corporate Team' At Walk To End Alzheimer's
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
Alzheimer's Five Chattanooga area Morning Pointe senior living and memory care communities participated in the Sept. 17 Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's.? For the third year in a row, Morning Pointe Senior Living brought home the... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar for Morgan CountyTips from the Latest Alzheimer's Research, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414
Community Calendar for Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 9 days ago
Tips from the Latest Alzheimer's Research, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414 Main St., Fort Morgan. Sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association. Free educational seminar. Registration required to 970-392-9202. Noon. Alcoholics Anonymous Your... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan Countyhome-based business products and other wares. Info: Email brush@brushchamber.or
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 9 days ago
home-based business products and other wares. Info: Email brush@brushchamber.org. Alzheimer's seminar Thursday in FM The Alzheimer's Association will offer a free seminar about the disease at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at Fort Morgan Library... Read more
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CTV News
Alzheimer's stemmed, not stopped: expertsrisk factors for Alzheimer's and other dementias may be effective," Keith Fargo
Alzheimer's stemmed, not stopped: experts
CTV News / Posted 9 days ago
risk factors for Alzheimer's and other dementias may be effective," Keith Fargo, scientific director at the American Alzheimer's Association, told AFP. Overall numbers will keep growing for now -- albeit at a slower rate -- as more and more... Read more
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Daily Herald
Longtime Prospect teacher was a 'glass half full' guyand many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. A memori
Longtime Prospect teacher was a 'glass half full' guy
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. A memorial service is being planned for later this fall. In lieu of flowers, donations may made in Knudsen's honor to the Alzheimer's Association or The Crossroads at Big... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Parkview to host Alzheimer’s presentationinsight to help them relate to those with Alzheimer’s disease. The presenter wi
Parkview to host Alzheimer’s presentation
The Journal-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
insight to help them relate to those with Alzheimer’s disease. The presenter will be Susan Sklar, program manager of the Alzheimer's Association Greater Illinois Chapter.Attendees should take the elevator to the lower level.Free admission. For... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Alzheimer's stemmed but not stopped, say expertsrisk factors for Alzheimer's and other dementias may be effective," Keith Fargo
Alzheimer's stemmed but not stopped, say experts
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
risk factors for Alzheimer's and other dementias may be effective," Keith Fargo, scientific director at the American Alzheimer's Association, told AFP. Overall numbers will keep growing for now -- albeit at a slower rate -- as more and more... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Elizabeth “Elly” W. Lenoblewas predeceased by a brother, Richard C. Beck of Skaneateles. Mom will be grea
Elizabeth “Elly” W. Lenoble
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
was predeceased by a brother, Richard C. Beck of Skaneateles. Mom will be greatly missed. A memorial service is planned for the summer of 2017. Donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer's Association or the American Cancer... Read more
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Daily Mail
New cases of Alzheimer's disease are slowing down and even REVERSINGdebilitating disease than the generation before them, scientists found Keith F
New cases of Alzheimer's disease are slowing down and even REVERSING
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
debilitating disease than the generation before them, scientists found Keith Fargo, scientific director at the American Alzheimer's Association, said: 'These findings are promising, and suggest that identifying and reducing risk factors for... Read more
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Newsmax
Alzheimer's Stemmed but Not Stopped, Say Expertsrisk factors for Alzheimer's and other dementias may be effective," Keith Fargo
Alzheimer's Stemmed but Not Stopped, Say Experts
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
risk factors for Alzheimer's and other dementias may be effective," Keith Fargo, scientific director at the American Alzheimer's Association, told AFP. Overall numbers will keep growing for now -- albeit at a slower rate -- as more and more... Read more
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dna
Alzheimer's stemmed but not stopped, say expertsrisk factors for Alzheimer's and other dementias may be effective," Keith Fargo
Alzheimer's stemmed but not stopped, say experts
dna / Posted 9 days ago
risk factors for Alzheimer's and other dementias may be effective," Keith Fargo, scientific director at the American Alzheimer's Association, told AFP. Overall numbers will keep growing for now -- albeit at a slower rate -- as more and more... Read more
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