RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Alzheimer's Disease

A collection of news and information related to Alzheimer's Disease published by this site and its partners.

Top Alzheimer's Disease Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Johns Hopkins startup helps seniors hear at a low cost

    As many as two-thirds of older adults will experience hearing loss, but many won't do anything about it, says Dr. Carrie Nieman, a resident at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. For some, hearing aids are too expensive and too difficult...
  • US same-sex marriage ruling likely to impact other countries

    The landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriages has no legal force outside the United States, but gay rights activists in many parts of the world believe the court ruling will help their cause. In the Philippines, in India, in...
  • TV This Week, June 28 - July 4: 'Snowpiercer' and more

    TV This Week, June 28 - July 4: 'Snowpiercer' and more
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of June 28 - July 4, 2015 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SUNDAY The new music doc "Glen Campbell ... I'...
  • Making a difference

    Making a difference
    In honor of Older Americans Month and National Volunteer Month, the Senior Provider Information Network — or SPIN — had its annual awards banquet at Carroll Lutheran Village in May. SPIN's Outstanding Volunteer Service to Seniors Awards,...
  • Walk to accommodate Jewish community

    Walk to accommodate Jewish community
    Pamela Higer-Polani needs the support of the local Jewish community. Higer-Polani, the chair of the second Boca Raton Walk to End Alzheimer's (set for Sept. 27 at Mizner Park Amphitheater), worked diligently to get the Walk on a Sunday morning so the...
  • Park District draws 84 for first senior games

    Park District draws 84 for first senior games
    Golf is Arthur Hawksley's sport of choice. He said he hits the putting green about every other day. The three-hole course is on the property of Silverado Naperville, a residential community on the city's northwest side that provides care for people with...
  • Law & Order

    Law & Order
    Hobart man draws second contempt citation A Hobart man whose six-month sentence for contempt was lifted earlier this month found himself facing another contempt citation for his courtroom behavior on Thursday. Lake Superior Court Judge Clarence Murray...
  • Letter: Collateral damage of assisted suicide

    Dan Evans' recent op-ed, “Start the presses: Debating doctor assisted death,” avoids any mention of the serious and permanent collateral damage that accompanies physician-assisted suicide laws. Assisted suicide offers no second chances....
  • Senior briefs

    Annapolis Center The following is being offered through the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818. Trip to Virginia Reservations are being accepted for a trip to Williamsburg, Va., being held Dec. 5-7. The trip...
  • In some states, a new focus on family caregivers

    WASHINGTON Iraq War veteran Doug Mercer had been home in McAlester, Okla., for just four days when he was in a motorcycle accident that left him broken and brain-damaged. His wife Michelle became his caregiver after he left the hospital, but nobody...
  • NFL concussion awards on hold amid appeals through this fall

    Retired NFL players seeking payouts from the potential $1 billion NFL concussion settlement could be waiting until next year based on appeals being weighed this fall. About 90 former players are appealing the final settlement approved this year by a...