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Peoria Journal Star
Quest for Alzheime's cure inspires cyclist's cross-country trekAmazon.com or Barnes & Noble." Walker, 67, is donating money he makes from the
Quest for Alzheime's cure inspires cyclist's cross-country trek
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 13 hours ago
Amazon.com or Barnes & Noble." Walker, 67, is donating money he makes from the book to the Central Illinois Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. His ride was a fundraiser for the same organization and raised thousands of dollars. "I didn't... Read more
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Newsmax
Caregiver Survival Guide: 5 Tips for Coping With Loved One's Illnesspay for expenses tied to the disease — with about one in five going hungry beca
Caregiver Survival Guide: 5 Tips for Coping With Loved One's Illness
Newsmax / Posted 19 hours ago
pay for expenses tied to the disease — with about one in five going hungry because they don’t have enough money — a recent Alzheimer's Association survey found. Get organized. Buy a file box or create a computer file with folders that include a... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
No one needs an assault rifletrillion in 2050. This past April, I was honored to participate with 1,200 oth
No one needs an assault rifle
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
trillion in 2050. This past April, I was honored to participate with 1,200 other advocates from across the country in the Alzheimer's Association Advocacy Forum in Washington, where we appealed to Congress to take action by increasing funding for... Read more
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Everett Herald
Providing care for elderly parentsto the median retirement savings of $148,000, reports Washingtonians for a Resp
Providing care for elderly parents
Everett Herald / Posted yesterday
to the median retirement savings of $148,000, reports Washingtonians for a Responsible Future, an effort by AARP, the Alzheimer's Association, the state's Long-Term Care Ombudsman and other groups who are seeking solutions to the developing... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Ann L. Woodwill follow the services in the church hall. In lieu of flowers, the family su
Ann L. Wood
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
will follow the services in the church hall. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations be directed to the Alzheimer's Association at alz.org Ann's obituary may also be viewed at bjorkandzhulkie.com where relatives and friends may... Read more
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The Times Leader
Legislators help fund researchApril, over 1,200 Alzheimer's advocates from across the country met with legisl
Legislators help fund research
The Times Leader / Posted yesterday
April, over 1,200 Alzheimer's advocates from across the country met with legislators in Washington, D.C., as part of the Alzheimer's Association Advocacy Forum and appealed to Congress to take action: by increasing funding for Alzheimer's disease... Read more
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The Alpena News
Group hopes to raise funds, spread awareness of Alzheimer’s issuessuffered from Alzheimer's disease before his passing, and she said times can be
Group hopes to raise funds, spread awareness of Alzheimer’s issues
The Alpena News / Posted 2 days ago
suffered from Alzheimer's disease before his passing, and she said times can be very rough for caregivers. She said the Alzheimer's Association originally puts on an event during the summer solstice, which has the longest period of daylight... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Increasing awareness about Alzheimer’s DiseaseApril, over 1,200 Alzheimer's advocates from across the country met with legisl
Increasing awareness about Alzheimer’s Disease
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
April, over 1,200 Alzheimer's advocates from across the country met with legislators in Washington, D.C., as part of the Alzheimer's Association Advocacy Forum, and appealed to Congress to take action: by increasing funding for Alzheimer's... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Happening Todayat 7 p.m. at the CEFCU Center Stage at the Landing on the Peoria Riverfront. Ad
Happening Today
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
at 7 p.m. at the CEFCU Center Stage at the Landing on the Peoria Riverfront. Admission is $10. Alzheimer's program The Alzheimer's Association will be hosting "Health Living for Your Brain and Body" from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Fondulac District... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Robert Franklin Wood Sr.(husband) Mike and two stepgreat-grandsons, Brandon DeHart (wife Stevie) and Ma
Robert Franklin Wood Sr.
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
(husband) Mike and two stepgreat-grandsons, Brandon DeHart (wife Stevie) and Matthew DeHart. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 4615 Dundas Drive, Greensboro, NC 27407 or the Attention Deficit Disorder Association, P.O. Box 103,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Alzheimer's art classes offer respite for caregivers, tooa Rorschach inkblot test, isn't it?" asked Jean Baldwin, a Union County coordin
Alzheimer's art classes offer respite for caregivers, too
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
a Rorschach inkblot test, isn't it?" asked Jean Baldwin, a Union County coordinator for the central Ohio chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. "It's a wet mess is what it is," replied Porter, of Marysville. "That's why they made paper... Read more
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Daily Mail
Revealed... the 8 ways exercise WILL make you happierin increased cognitive activity. This makes you think more clearly and efficie
Revealed... the 8 ways exercise WILL make you happier
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
in increased cognitive activity. This makes you think more clearly and efficiently both during and after a workout. The Alzheimer's Association says that engaging in physical activity improves focus, planning and thinking skills, and can also... Read more
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ABC Montana
Work group unveils plan to address Alzheimer's in Montanarespite workers to lessen the stress on caregivers. Lynn Mullowney is the exec
Work group unveils plan to address Alzheimer's in Montana
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
respite workers to lessen the stress on caregivers. Lynn Mullowney is the executive director of the Montana Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. She says 19,000 Montana residents have Alzheimer's or a related dementia, and that number is... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Work group unveils plan to address Alzheimer's in Montanarespite workers to lessen the stress on caregivers. Lynn Mullowney is the exec
Work group unveils plan to address Alzheimer's in Montana
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 5 days ago
respite workers to lessen the stress on caregivers. Lynn Mullowney is the executive director of the Montana Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. She says 19,000 Montana residents have Alzheimer's or a related dementia, and that number is... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Work group unveils plan to address Alzheimer's in Montanarespite workers to lessen the stress on caregivers. Lynn Mullowney is the exec
Work group unveils plan to address Alzheimer's in Montana
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
respite workers to lessen the stress on caregivers. Lynn Mullowney is the executive director of the Montana Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. She says 19,000 Montana residents have Alzheimer's or a related dementia, and that number is... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
'Uncovering truths about Alzheimer's' confronts damaging myths about the diseaseand take measures to potentially reduce their risk of developing dementia," Ali
'Uncovering truths about Alzheimer's' confronts damaging myths about the disease
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
and take measures to potentially reduce their risk of developing dementia," Alicia Schram, Development Specialist for the Alzheimer's Association's Greater Wisconsin Chapter, said in a press release. "Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month is our... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
George C. Loselltime of service at Knight-Confer Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorial con
George C. Losell
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
time of service at Knight-Confer Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in George's name to Alzheimer's Association, 57 N. Franklin St., Wilkes Barre, PA 18740. The family of George would like to thank the staff of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Oakland golfer brought competitive spirit to businessesfrom 10 to 11 a.m. Interment will be in West View Cemetery of Rodef Shalom Cong
Oakland golfer brought competitive spirit to businesses
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
from 10 to 11 a.m. Interment will be in West View Cemetery of Rodef Shalom Congregation. Contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association (Greater Pittsburgh Chapter), 1100 Liberty Ave., Suite E-201, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 or Rodef Shalom... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Non-Profits Burglarized Over The Weekendtighter for several Sioux Falls non-profits following a weekend burglary. The
Non-Profits Burglarized Over The Weekend
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 6 days ago
tighter for several Sioux Falls non-profits following a weekend burglary. The door into the South Dakota Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association has a new lock after the old one was pried open. The dust from the door still sits on the floor... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Racing for Alzheimer’s on The Longest Daykarts on the East Coast – announced that it has once again joined the fight aga
Racing for Alzheimer’s on The Longest Day
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 6 days ago
karts on the East Coast – announced that it has once again joined the fight against Alzheimer’s by partnering with the Alzheimer's Association, Rochester & Finger Lakes Chapter, to raise awareness and funds surrounding The Longest Day® event on... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Racing for Alzheimer’s on The Longest Daykarts on the East Coast – announced that it has once again joined the fight aga
Racing for Alzheimer’s on The Longest Day
MPNnow.com / Posted 6 days ago
karts on the East Coast – announced that it has once again joined the fight against Alzheimer’s by partnering with the Alzheimer's Association, Rochester & Finger Lakes Chapter, to raise awareness and funds surrounding The Longest Day® event on... Read more
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Wayne Post
Racing for Alzheimer’s on The Longest Daykarts on the East Coast – announced that it has once again joined the fight aga
Racing for Alzheimer’s on The Longest Day
Wayne Post / Posted 6 days ago
karts on the East Coast – announced that it has once again joined the fight against Alzheimer’s by partnering with the Alzheimer's Association, Rochester & Finger Lakes Chapter, to raise awareness and funds surrounding The Longest Day® event on... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Dysart's Pie with a Purposeliving with the disease Dysart's said they will be selling pies for 20 days at
Dysart's Pie with a Purpose
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
living with the disease Dysart's said they will be selling pies for 20 days at $20. $15 of the $20 is being donated to the Alzheimer's Association, Maine Chapter. Slices will also be available in their restaurants in Bangor and Hermon. "We got... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Dysart's Pie with a Purposeliving with the disease Dysart's said they will be selling pies for 20 days at
Dysart's Pie with a Purpose
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
living with the disease Dysart's said they will be selling pies for 20 days at $20. $15 of the $20 is being donated to the Alzheimer's Association, Maine Chapter. Slices will also be available in their restaurants in Bangor and Hermon. "We got... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
'The Longest Day' honors caregivers across Vermontthey tell me that they can see the love between my mom and my dad. And that's a
'The Longest Day' honors caregivers across Vermont
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 7 days ago
they tell me that they can see the love between my mom and my dad. And that's amazing, that's a gift,” Swartwout said. The Alzheimer's Association is hosting a 'Longest Day' rally on Church Street in Burlington from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m to honor the... Read more
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The Alpena News
United Way reaches its 2015-16 campaign goalprograms from the 2015-16 campaign are Alpena Childcare & Development Center, A
United Way reaches its 2015-16 campaign goal
The Alpena News / Posted 7 days ago
programs from the 2015-16 campaign are Alpena Childcare & Development Center, Alpena DARE Program, Alpena Public Schools, Alzheimer's Association, American Red Cross, Atlanta Church of Christ Caring Place, Boys & Girls Club, Child & Family... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Janet A. Lucasin Janet's name be made to either the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St
Janet A. Lucas
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
in Janet's name be made to either the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701 or the Alzheimer's Association, 2595 Interstate Drive, Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Expressions of sympathy may be shared at... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Beverly A. Englishplace at a later date in Crown Hill Burial Park. Her family requests contribut
Beverly A. English
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
place at a later date in Crown Hill Burial Park. Her family requests contributions be made in the form of donations to The Alzheimer's Association, 3695 B Boardman Canfield Road, Canfield, OH 44406. Arrangements are entrusted to McFarland & Son... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Educational program on Alzheimer’s to be held at Manson librarymore information or to register for "The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease and Deme
Educational program on Alzheimer’s to be held at Manson library
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
more information or to register for "The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia," contact Greg Woods at the Alzheimer's Association, Greater Iowa Chapter at (515) 478-3117 ext. 8218 or toll free at (800) 272-3900. More than 5... Read more
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WALB Albany
Folks take part in 'Walk to End Alzheimer's' kickoff eventThe Alzheimer's Association held their kickoff Saturday for the annual "Walk to
Folks take part in 'Walk to End Alzheimer's' kickoff event
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
The Alzheimer's Association held their kickoff Saturday for the annual "Walk to End Alzheimer's." Organizers invited anyone who has had a family member or friend affected by the disease to come out and take part. Food, music, giveaways and more... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire Alzheimer's Partnership to mark caregivers' struggle on 'Longest Day'the summer solstice on Monday by participating in "The Longest Day," an awarene
Berkshire Alzheimer's Partnership to mark caregivers' struggle on 'Longest Day'
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
the summer solstice on Monday by participating in "The Longest Day," an awareness and fundraising campaign of the national Alzheimer's Association. The partnership will host "Purple in the Park," a sunrise-to-sunset public display to illustrate the... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Alzheimer's and dementia task force visits Oneida Countyelection cycle. One recommendation is to promote Alzheimer's and dementia educ
Alzheimer's and dementia task force visits Oneida County
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
election cycle. One recommendation is to promote Alzheimer's and dementia education for K-12 students. According to the Alzheimer's Association, 26 percent of households caring for someone with dementia also have a child under 18 living in the... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
‘Longest Day’ fundraisers aid Alzheimer’s researchIt's the longest day of the year. The national Alzheimer's Association hopes to
‘Longest Day’ fundraisers aid Alzheimer’s research
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
It's the longest day of the year. The national Alzheimer's Association hopes to make it count. The organization will hold its annual Longest Day fundraiser Monday, during the summer solstice. For the fundraiser, people choose something to do from... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Alzheimer's Association's "The Longest Day" Previewand their caregivers. Participants raise funds and awareness to advance the ca
Alzheimer's Association's "The Longest Day" Preview
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 9 days ago
and their caregivers. Participants raise funds and awareness to advance the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. Teams are encouraged to create their own experience as they fundraise and participate in an... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Sunrise-to-sunset event symbolizes the challenge of Alzheimer's diseaseand those who are yet to be diagnosed. The Longest Day is a nation-wide team e
Sunrise-to-sunset event symbolizes the challenge of Alzheimer's disease
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
and those who are yet to be diagnosed. The Longest Day is a nation-wide team event to raise funds and awareness for the Alzheimer's Association. It honors those who face Alzheimer's disease with strength, heart and endurance. It's held annually... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offsoption starting in the 2016 tax year. The most recent form included income tax
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offs
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 9 days ago
option starting in the 2016 tax year. The most recent form included income tax check-offs for eight funds benefiting the Alzheimer's Association of Michigan, the Special Olympics, the United Way and other causes. Nearly $600,000 was raised in the... Read more
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MLive.com
Former long-time mayor has Alzheimer's Diseasehistory. Alzheimer's is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, t
Former long-time mayor has Alzheimer's Disease
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
history. Alzheimer's is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior, according to the Alzheimer's Association. Symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time, becoming severe enough to interfere with... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offsJunior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax ch
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offs
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Junior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax check-offs for eight funds benefiting the Alzheimer's Association of Michigan, the Special Olympics, the United Way and other causes. Nearly $600,000 was raised in the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offsJunior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax ch
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offs
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
Junior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax check-offs for eight funds benefiting the Alzheimer's Association of Michigan, the Special Olympics, the United Way and other causes. Nearly $600,000 was raised in the... Read more
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Island Packet
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offsJunior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax ch
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offs
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
Junior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax check-offs for eight funds benefiting the Alzheimer's Association of Michigan, the Special Olympics, the United Way and other causes. Nearly $600,000 was raised in the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offsJunior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax ch
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offs
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 10 days ago
Junior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax check-offs for eight funds benefiting the Alzheimer's Association of Michigan, the Special Olympics, the United Way and other causes. Nearly $600,000 was raised in the... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offsJunior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax ch
Michigan adds Red Cross, Junior Achievement tax check-offs
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 10 days ago
Junior Achievement under new laws. The most recent form included income tax check-offs for eight funds benefiting the Alzheimer's Association of Michigan, the Special Olympics, the United Way and other causes. Nearly $600,000 was raised in the... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
Fundraiser to be held for Alzheimer's diseaseOn Monday, June 20, from 5:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. the United Presbyterian Home wi
Fundraiser to be held for Alzheimer's disease
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 10 days ago
On Monday, June 20, from 5:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. the United Presbyterian Home will be sponsoring a fundraiser for the Alzheimer's Association. Halcyon House is also participating in the fundraiser — NuStepping to End Alzheimer's. Everyone is invited... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Nursing home abuse common, but from an unlikely sourceSafer public and private spaces in dementia patient units could help reduce res
Nursing home abuse common, but from an unlikely source
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
Safer public and private spaces in dementia patient units could help reduce resident-to-resident mistreatment, too. Alzheimer's Association experts recommend limiting distractions in residents' surroundings -- blinking or flashing lights,... Read more
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Salem News
OUR READERS WRITE...past April, over 1,200 Alzheimer's advocates from across the country met with l
OUR READERS WRITE...
Salem News / Posted 11 days ago
past April, over 1,200 Alzheimer's advocates from across the country met with legislators in Washington D.C. as part of the Alzheimer's Association Advocacy Forum, and appealed to Congress to take action: by increasing funding for Alzheimer's... Read more
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CBS News
Nursing home abuse common, but from an unlikely sourceSafer public and private spaces in dementia patient units could help reduce res
Nursing home abuse common, but from an unlikely source
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
Safer public and private spaces in dementia patient units could help reduce resident-to-resident mistreatment, too. Alzheimer's Association experts recommend limiting distractions in residents' surroundings -- blinking or flashing lights,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Seniors, their finances should be on same pagetype of ailment that prevents seniors from continuing daily tasks of bathing, e
Seniors, their finances should be on same page
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
type of ailment that prevents seniors from continuing daily tasks of bathing, eating or managing personal finances. The Alzheimer's Association recommends financial planning take place as soon as possible after a diagnosis, while the senior is... Read more
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examiner.com
Answers to common questions from Alzheimer's Associationrisk factors. Are there resources for families facing Alzheimer's disease? The
Answers to common questions from Alzheimer's Association
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
risk factors. Are there resources for families facing Alzheimer's disease? There are resources and help available from the Alzheimer's Association, including educational materials, support groups and counseling services. Family caregivers are known... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Ellis E. (Sharkey) Movalsonfor their wonderful care of him. The family requests that memorials be directed
Ellis E. (Sharkey) Movalson
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
for their wonderful care of him. The family requests that memorials be directed to the First Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, Alzheimer's Association, or Gladstone Student Scholarship and Loan Foundation. A time of remembering him will be held in... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsJamestown, 1 p.m. Mental Health Association: Computer Lab, Gateway Center, 31
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Jamestown, 1 p.m. Mental Health Association: Computer Lab, Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Door 14, Jamestown, 2 p.m. WNY Alzheimer's Association Caregivers Support, Fredonia lace, 50 Howard St., Fredonia, 2:30 p.m. Stroke Support Club, Jones... Read more
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