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Alzheimer's Disease

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  • Donald Sterling loses court battle to block sale of Clippers

    A probate judge has cleared the way for the $2-billion sale of the Clippers, ruling Monday that Shelly Sterling acted properly when she removed her husband, Donald, from the family trust that owns the team. In a tentative ruling, L.A. County Superior...
  • Blow out the candles: Areawide Council on Aging to honor longtime advocate Edith Schaffer for 85th birthday celebration

    The Areawide Council on Aging and the community will honor Edith Schaffer Lederberg August 15 at her "85th Birthday Luncheon" to take place at the Woodlands Country Club in Tamarac. Lederberg has been a staff member of the Aging and Disability Resource...
  • Donald Sterling court case delayed

    Donald Sterling court case delayed
    A four-day trial, which could determine the ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers, finally got underway late Monday afternoon after lawyers for embattled owner Donald Sterling lost a bit to have the hearing moved from probate court to federal court....
  • Ben Franklin funds technology startups

    Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania has approved $600,000 in loans and grants for 10 companies and manufacturers, the organization announced Monday. Seven recipients awarded loans are based in the Lehigh Valley: •...
  • Federal judge OKs preliminary NFL settlement

    Federal judge OKs preliminary NFL settlement
    The NFL is one step closer to closing the books on a landmark concussion lawsuit. On Monday in Philadelphia, U.S. District Judge Anita B. Brody granted preliminary approval of a settlement that would compensate thousands of retired players suffering the...
  • Revised NFL concussion settlement gets U.S. judge's preliminary OK

    The NFL is one step closer to closing the books on a landmark concussion lawsuit. U.S. District Judge Anita B. Brody on Monday granted preliminary approval of a settlement that would compensate retired NFL players suffering the long-term effects of head...
  • Many workers put off retirement, take 'encore' jobs

    Many workers put off retirement, take 'encore' jobs
    After Fred Wallace was laid off from a high-paying job in 2011, the 56-year-old knew the odds of landing a comparable position were slim. He polished his LinkedIn profile and networked like crazy. But his yearlong job search yielded only a handful of...
  • Missing man, 76, last seen at Swedish Covenant Hospital

    Missing man, 76, last seen at Swedish Covenant Hospital
    Authorities are searching for a missing man with dementia last seen inside Swedish Covenant Hospital in the Ravenswood neighborhood. Rudolph Travis, 76, is described as 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 150 pounds, with brown eyes, gray hair and a brown...
  • Almost all of us have genetic defects hidden in our cellular furnaces

    Almost all of us have genetic defects hidden in our cellular furnaces
    The arrival of fast and relatively inexpensive genome sequencing is likely to open whole new avenues for diagnosing and treating diseases. But in a new study, scientists show that it can also reveal how some age-related diseases -- from diabetes to...
  • Doctor who examined Donald Sterling testifies at trial

    In a trial that could determine whether Donald Sterling can retain ownership of the Clippers, a neurologist testified Monday that she used brain scans and a two-hour examination to conclude that the billionaire suffered from Alzheimer's disease and...
  • Donald Sterling's last resort in court: Things look desperate, ugly

    It was the first day of Donald Sterling's final desperate fight for the Clippers, the first day of his last battle for the reputation of his sanity and the ownership of his basketball team. And he didn't show. "We call Donald Sterling!" lawyer...