Your brain's aging: Report urges ways to stay sharp

...get older.This isn't a disease like Alzheimer's but a natural process - and it's...the University of Pennsylvania. With Alzheimer's, nerve cells in the brain die...somewhat behind the study of diseases like Alzheimer's, and more education of doctors about...
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Computer crimes rage rampant in Juneau

...immediately received another phone call. The saddest case Patton detailed was of an older man who may be experiencing early-onset Alzheimer's, Patton suspects. The man was ready to wire nearly $2,000 before a friend intervened. It's uncertain how much...
Fantasy author Terry Pratchett dies at 66

...suffered from a rare form of early onset Alzheimer's disease, had earned wide respect...found him to have an unusual form of Alzheimer'sHe tried to be optimistic with his...I have vowed that rather than let Alzheimer's take me, I would take it," he...
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Pope Francis at 2-year mark

...with his Christmas dressing down of the Vatican Curia, when he ticked off 15 ailments they suffered, including "spiritual Alzheimer's."ENVIRONMENTPerhaps no unpublished papal document in recent history has generated more controversy, anticipation and...
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Alzheimer's debate: Test if you can't treat it?

...years old and fearing you are developing Alzheimer's disease. "I don't remember if...The debate raged this past week at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference...suggesting they might be developing Alzheimer's even if they don't have any symptoms...
Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska thanks

On behalf of the Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska, we would raise awareness during November, Alzheimer's Awareness Month.The month-long...presented "What's Trending Now in Alzheimer's Research" at Centennial Hall...
Senior news: is it Alzheimer's?

...these days are worried that they have Alzheimer's disease. It is common for such people...problems which may be causing the symptoms. Alzheimer's disease is determined through this...assessment does the doctor diagnose probable Alzheimer's disease. The doctor will do an extensive...
Outside editorial: Glen Campbell and Alzheimer's disease

...announced last week that he is suffering from Alzheimer's disease. And then he said he'd...Reagan told the world of his battle with Alzheimer's in a poignant letter in 1994. Actor...suffering from symptoms similar to those of Alzheimer's. Peace Corps founder Sargent Shriver's...
My Turn: Legislatiave wish list to help the disabled

...Authority beneficiaries fall into four main categories: The mentally ill, individuals with cognitive impairments, persons with Alzheimer's and persons who have alcoholism. A common thread is an individual needing assistance from the state because of their...
Housing First project moving forward

...Housing First as permanent supportive housing for individuals who may experience developmental disabilities, mental illness, Alzheimer's, chronic addiction, and/or traumatic brain injuries. "We will make sure services will meet mental health needs through...


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