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Alzheimer's Disease

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  • Jerome Stone, helped start Alzheimer's Association, dies

     Jerome Stone, helped start Alzheimer's Association, dies
    Jerome Stone helped build his family packaging business, Stone Container Corp., and is also credited with a leading role in the creation of the Alzheimer's Association. Mr. Stone, 101, died of natural causes Thursday, Jan. 1, in the Gold Coast...
  • Sarah Palin, Oscars, Elly May: 2015 starts

    Sarah Palin, Oscars, Elly May: 2015 starts
    Congratulations to former Gov. Sarah Palin for getting her name out there as 2015 starts. You may not have been thinking of Palin lately, but she electrified the Internet by blasting PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. PETA criticized her...
  • Woman reported missing found

    Woman reported missing found
    [UPDATED 8:20 a.m.] An 80-year-old woman with early stages of dementia who was reported missing Monday was found late last night in good health. The woman was located by Glendale College police in the area of Verdugo Road and Mountain Street late Monday...
  • Doctor gets 5 years in prescription drug case

    Doctor gets 5 years in prescription drug case
    The patient made it clear why she was asking the veteran doctor for the powerful, addictive painkiller Vicodin: "I like the way it makes me feel." The septuagenarian doctor did not appear particularly concerned. "So you are just using that for fun,...
  • Potent spices add a flavor punch and protection against disease

    Potent spices add a flavor punch and protection against disease
    Look no further than your own spice rack to help protect against chronic diseases like heart disease and cancer. Herbs and spices not only punch up food's appeal, but they can also boost your immune system to help fight disease. Some herbs and spices...
  • Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival: Stretching notions of puppetry

     Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival: Stretching notions of puppetry
    Puppets have been around for centuries. But Blair Thomas, the artistic director of the brand-new Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival, points out the term "puppeteer" only came into existence about 100 years ago, when Ellen Van Volkenburg of...
  • On The Fly: Hopeful News From Gordie Howe's Family

    On The Fly: Hopeful News From Gordie Howe's Family
    Gordie Howe is recovering from multiple strokes and is battling dementia, but his family says his condition is improving. Improving so rapidly that Mr. Hockey may appear with Wayne Gretzky at a celebrity sports dinner in Saskatoon on Feb. 6. An email from...
  • George D. Hubbard

    George D. Hubbard
    George D. Hubbard, a retired Semmes, Bowen & Semmes attorney who was known for his irreverent sense of humor, died of Alzheimer's disease Dec. 11 at Copper Ridge, an assisted-living facility in Sykesville. The Ellicott City resident was 88. The son of...
  • Environmental Nutrition: Top 5 spices for health

    Environmental Nutrition: Top 5 spices for health
    Herbs and spices not only punch up food's appeal, they also can boost your immune system to help your body fight disease. Some herbs and spices have specific benefits, such as calming an upset stomach or aiding in blood sugar control. It's no...
  • Orlando Home Health Care Agency: Using Art and Music Therapy When Caring for Dementia Patients

    When caring for dementia patients, experienced caregivers recognize dementia care is neither formulaic nor rigid; dementia care is not “one size fits all.” Being creative and open to new interventions and non-pharmacological approaches...
  • 'Tootsie' on a roll -- new DVD restoration celebrates a classic film

    "RON? I have a name. It's Dorothy. It's not Tootsie or Toots or Sweetie or Honey or Doll." "Oh, -----!" "No, just Dorothy. Alan's always Alan; Tom's always Tom and John's always John. It's Dorothy. Capital D-O-R-O-T-H-Y." THAT'S Dustin Hoffman, in...