Alberta Means suggests that remembrances may be contributions to the Michael J. Fox Foundation, Michael or to the Alzheimer's Association, 1650 NW Naito Parkway, #190, Portland, Oregon 97209, in her memory. Tualatin Valley Funeral Alternatives...
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...
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...
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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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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Vatican Curia, when he ticked off 15 ailments they suffered, including "spiritual Alzheimer's."ENVIRONMENTPerhaps no unpublished papal document in recent history has generated more controversy, anticipation and...
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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...
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...


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