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Alzheimer's Disease

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  • Football is too dangerous

    Football is too dangerous
    The recent cluster of three high school football deaths brought to the forefront just how unsafe the game is. While the rate of fatal injuries is very low, football remains a dangerous activity. The statistics for the NFL are familiar and striking. In...
  • Jeff Ellis loved the Gators and impersonating Elvis

    Back in 1957, a doctor advised Jack Ellis that he should institutionalize his newborn because the baby boy had Down syndrome and would be an embarrassment to the family. "Well," Ellis replied, "I guess we'll just have to be embarrassed." Little Jeff...
  • Police: Man with dementia found alone with cord around neck

    Police: Man with dementia found alone with cord around neck
    A woman faces charges after an elderly man in her care was found alone with a cord wrapped around his neck in an apartment that smelled of urine and had no electricity, officials said. Angeleca Lozovsky, 27, of Lake Mary was charged Wednesday with...
  • Senior briefs

    Annapolis Center The following activities will be offered through the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818. Trudy Marie Woomer sings country classics at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct 22. Red Right Return performs at...
  • Ravens' secondary rallies for test by Falcons

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Baltimore Ravens - INSIDE SLANT The Baltimore Ravens' defensive secondary is getting healthier just in time for Sunday's game against an Atlanta Falcons offense headlined by wide receivers Roddy White and Julio...
  • Review: 'St. Vincent' ★★★

    Review: 'St. Vincent' ★★★
    For all the boozed and abusive amusement provided by the great Bill Murray in the good-enough "St. Vincent," the moment I liked best was Naomi Watts as a pregnant Russian stripper, manhandling a vacuum across the Murray character's ancient carpet. In...
  • Senior Focus: Exercise, eat right, look to the future to thwart Alzheimer's

    With the passing of each month I become more convinced that the key to preventing Alzheimer's disease is physical exercise and a Mediterranean diet with lots of extra virgin olive oil. The Finnish Geriatric Intervention Study to Prevent Cognitive...
  • Environmental Nutrition: Choose sustainable fish to protect our food supply

    Environmental Nutrition As the major source of omega-3 fats in our diet, fish is a healthy protein source that people should include more often. Many health organizations, including the American Heart Association (AHA) and Alzheimer's Association,...
  • Seymour "Sy" Sussman, businessman

    Seymour "Sy" Sussman, businessman
    Seymour "Sy" Sussman, the former longtime president of the Northwest Loan Co., a Pennsylvania Avenue pawnshop, died Sunday at the North Oaks retirement community near Owings Mills of complications from dementia. He was 87. The son of Joseph Sussman, who...
  • Exercise your mind and body at Nov. 2 'Keep Memories Alive' walk

    Exercise your mind and body at Nov. 2 'Keep Memories Alive' walk
    Florida Atlantic University's Caring Hearts Auxiliary of the Louis and Anne Green Memory and Wellness Center will host the ninth annual "Keep Memories Alive - Exercise Your Mind" walk Nov. 2 at 9 a.m. at the Town Center at Boca Raton, located at 6000...
  • Grandfather serves as TFA volleyball player's No. 1 fan

    Grandfather serves as TFA volleyball player's No. 1 fan
    "He is a living example of how hope, faith and love yield enduring relationships. Without this invaluable enlightenment, my life would be a desolate shell." The man referred to by First Academy volleyball player Brittany Smith in a college application...