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Obama: Too little info about youth concussions

...765 million to settle concussion claims from thousands of former players whose complaints range from headaches to Alzheimer's disease. That settlement is still awaiting a judge's approval, while a group of former professional hockey players...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-05-30/obama-too-little-info-about-youth-conc
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Edna Elizabeth Spickler

Former longtime Juneau resident Edna Elizabeth ""Betty"" Spickler died June 4th, 2014 of Alzheimer's disease. She was 83.Betty was born July 20, 1930 in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Roy and Pearl Gifford. She graduated from Shelton...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171376398
The Bridge adult day program

...disabilities such as hearing or vision loss, or recovery from a stroke, as well as persons of any age who have Alzheimer's Disease or a related disorder. Many participants have a combination of physical and cognitive disabilities. "It is the...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-12-01/bridge-adult-day-program
Neighbors
Goodell: Settlement 'significant amount of money'

...500 former players, some of them suffering from Alzheimer's disease or depression, accused the NFL of concealing the...payouts would be capped at $5 million for men with Alzheimer's disease; $4 million for those diagnosed after their deaths...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-09-05/goodell-settlement-significant-amount-
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Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority awards nearly $17,000 for projects in Juneau

...alcoholism and other substance related disorders, Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, and traumatic brain injury...alcoholism and other substance related disorders, Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, and traumatic brain injury...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-08-25
Neighbors
Sports Quote

...Jackets. The award was established in 1976 to honor the values that Dodd exemplified.[2]Robinson developed Alzheimer's Disease after his retirement and died on April 3, 2007, at Lincoln General Hospital in Ruston, Louisiana, after being...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-08-22/sports-quote
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Helen Kathleen Prather McAlister

...at the Juneau Pioneer Home, surrounded by her family. She was 88 years old. Kay died after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. Kay was born November 11, 1923 in Juneau to Helen "Nell" (Flynn) and James McAlister. She was the second...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000166783009
Mary Elizabeth Quist

...Quist passed away June 12, surrounded by family, at the Juneau Pioneer's Home following a long battle with Alzheimer's Disease,. She was 90 years old. Betty was born Oct. 6, 1922 in Portland, Oregon. She was the adopted daughter of...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000165861429
Visiting speaker to shine light on a difficult topic

...in Juneau, also became involved in end of life issues after a personal experience: the death of her husband of Alzheimer's disease in 2004. Having the time to talk about what he wanted, before the disease made such discussions too difficult...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-09-20/visiting-speaker-shine-light-difficult-to
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Around Town for Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012

...Room. Dr. Brian Edmonds with the University of Alaska Fairbanks will discuss national research trends regarding Alzheimer's Disease. Free. Details: (586-6044.Thane Neighborhood Association Meeting, 6 p.m., Thane Neighborhood Association...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-11-08/today-nov-8
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