| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:18 PM
BOSTON (AP) — New research boosts the "use it or lose it" theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp. People who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer's disease or other types of dementia, a study of nearly half a million...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Richard Clive Mooers, 91, of Hagerstown passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, surrounded by his family.
He was born in Horta, Azores, to Horatio and Marguerite Mooers on Jan. 27, 1922, where his father was stationed as the U.S. consulate general....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Alzheimer's Foundation of America
- Their mission is, “To provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families—through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life.”...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 10:08 AM
According to the Connecticut chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, there are 100 caregiver support groups in the state and six groups for people living with Alzheimer's or a similar dementia. For information about meeting times and locations,...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Santa Ana, Calif.: A celebration of life for Betty Pierson, 95, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Aberdeen.
Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, Aberdeen, with Pastor Jeff Whillock officiating at...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Ernest Eldridge Sr., 76, of Waynesburg, passed away Sunday, June 30, at Kindred Health Care in Danville.
Born Aug. 15, 1936, in Blackey, Ernest was a son of the late Howard and Mary Caudill Eldridge. He was a veteran of the Air Force, a retired assembly...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:30 AM
A diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia can be devastating for patients and their families. Luckily, there's no shortage of information on every facet of the condition. We've chosen the most reliable Web sites that provide guidance...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Williamston, Mich.: Norma Eilene (Wallace) Willoughby of Williamston, Mich., passed away on June 18, 2013, at the age of 79. She was preceded in death by her parents, Norman Wallace Sr. and Cornelia (Greeno) Wallace; and brothers: Bruce, Keith, and Norman...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Terrell Owens doesn't want to be The Guy.
You know him well. Over-the-Hill Guy. Hanger-On Guy. Please-Give-It-a-Rest Guy.
At 39, Owens is wise enough to understand the challenge of putting his résumé out there, asking for takers. At 39, he also has a...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Judith Ellen Sherwood Farrar of Harbor Springs, formerly of Columbus, Ohio, died Wednesday, June 13, 2013, at home after a long battle with Alzheimer's.
She was born May 17, 1935, in Columbus, Ohio, the daughter of Mildred Hyacinth and John Curtis...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Gary Lee DeWeerd, 64, of 60 Broadway, Hagerstown, Md., lost his battle with Alzheimer's disease Thursday, June 13, 2013, at Reeders Memorial Home in Boonsboro, Md.
Born April 7, 1949, in Holland, Mich., he was the son of Donna Mae VanWiernan DeWeerd and...