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Study: Women with mild memory problem worsen faster than men

...why women are especially hard-hit by Alzheimer's.Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's are women.At age 65, seemingly healthy...have about a 1 in 6 chance of developing Alzheimer's during the rest of their lives, compared...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-22/study-women-mild-memory-problem-worse
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Alzheimer's fundraiser organizer thanks participants

...solstice, the Longest Day Concert for Alzheimer's was organized as a fundraiser for the Alzheimer's Association.I would like to thank...Kocsis.Donations may still be made for the Alzheimer's Association at http://act.alz...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-07-05/alzheimers-fundraiser-organizer-tha
Neighbors
Concert to raise money for Alzheimer's cure

A concert to raise money for the Alzheimer's Association will take place between...information, stories and poems about Alzheimer's. Tom Locher will perform at 1 p...for her mother, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 2012.If you would like...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-19/concert-raise-money-alzheimers-cure
Local
Bone ID dashes hopes of searchers

...coordinated a four-day search effort that did not yield any clues.In 2001, a 79-year-old cruise ship passenger with Alzheimer's disease, Mitsuo "Mitsy" Okazaki, was briefly left alone on a bench outside the Mount Roberts Tramway gift shop. He...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-08/bone-id-dashes-hopes-searchers
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Around Town for Sunday, June 21

...Details: 463-6174. The Longest Day Concert for Alzheimer's, 1 ?7 p.m., JACC. Fundraiser for Alzheimer's Association. Free but donations solicited. Six musical performances. Alzheimer's educations, stories and poems. Best purple...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-21/around-town-sunday-june-21
Local
What's happening this week

...page 6. The Longest Day Concert for Alzheimer's, 1 ?7 p.m., Sunday, June 21, JACC. Fundraiser for Alzheimer's Association. Free but donations solicited. Six musical performances. Alzheimer's educations, stories and poems...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-06-17/whats-happening-week
Art
Study: Scant evidence medical marijuana helps many illnesses

...LAWSTwenty-three states and Washington, D.C. have laws permitting medical marijuana use. Approved conditions vary but include Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy, glaucoma, kidney disease, lupus and Parkinson's disease.An editorial in the journal says approval...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-24/study-scant-evidence-medical-marijuan
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Alberta Means

...family suggests that remembrances may be contributions to the Michael J. Fox Foundation, Michael J.Fox.org or to the Alzheimer's Association, 1650 NW Naito Parkway, #190, Portland, Oregon 97209, in her memory. Tualatin Valley Funeral Alternatives...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174885018
In Rhode Island, residents gush about paid family leave

...said the same.Karen Friend, a Providence professor, took four weeks off last year after her husband, who has early onset Alzheimer's disease, was hospitalized with tremors. She used the time to make sure he was medically stable and hire help."I'm...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-26/rhode-island-residents-gush-about-pai
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Toy Darlene Campbell

...bring an hors d'oeuvre to share. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations are made in Toy's name to either the Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska or the Alaska Bible College. The family would also like to thank staff at the Sitka Pioneer home for...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174762939

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