Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska thanks

On behalf of the Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska, we would like...raise awareness during November, Alzheimer's Awareness Month.The month-long...presented "What's Trending Now in Alzheimer's Research" at Centennial Hall. A...
My Turn: Legislatiave wish list to help the disabled

...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...
Building on numbers: Assessing housing solutions

...First as permanent supportive housing for individuals who may experience developmental disabilities, mental illness, Alzheimer's, chronic addiction, and/or traumatic brain injuries.Various agencies partnered together to get the projects going...
Would the world be better off without pro football?

...suffered a variety of brain-related ailments, including Alzheimer's, who had accused the league of concealing the players have a 30 percent greater chance of Alzheimer's or other dementia than the general population. The...
Director Fincher the right fit for 'Gone Girl' adaptation

...what's actually on their minds, Nick and Amy are in trouble. Nick's mother is dead; his father, struggling with Alzheimer's, is in assisted living; and the marriage has hit rough road, with not much money left. Amy expected more. In Nick...
Team Depot reaches out to local veteran

...Korean War, and later moved on to forestry work, but always stayed active in the Navy and Coast Guard.Since an Alzheimer's diagnosis however, Leach had been unable to keep up with the necessary repairs to his historic home. The roof had...
Vera Gazaway

...from the Alaska Democratic Party. In 1999, Vera began her last and most challenging adventure after a diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease. As this new phase began, Vera started a daily journal which she continued writing for many years. For the...
Marilyn O'Brien

...In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Juneau Hospice, 419 6th street, Juneau, AK 99801, or the Alzheimer's Resource, 1750 Abbott Road, Anchorage. AK 99507, with the donation designated for Juneau.Services will be held...
Alzheimer's debate: Test if you can't treat it?

...and fearing you are developing Alzheimer's disease. "I don't remember...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...
There's hope for families affected by Alzheimer's

...discoveries have been made regarding Alzheimer's Disease. P.E.T. scans offer...possibility of early detection of Alzheimer's and it is hoped that, in the...persons in the early stages of Alzheimer's often have clinical depression...


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