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Alzheimer's Association

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Top Alzheimer's Association Articles

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  • Ask Amy: Wife is rude toward husband with dementia

    Ask Amy: Wife is rude toward husband with dementia
    Dear Amy: My father-in-law has an early form of dementia and tends to repeat himself frequently. The stories he tells about the good old days or his trials and tribulations at work (he has a part-time job) are very familiar to the family. Because he...
  • Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula walking for Alzheimer's Sept. 20

    The Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula office of the Alzheimer's Association serves individuals in Gloucester, Mathews, Middlesex, King and Queen, King William, Lancaster, Northumberland, Richmond, Essex and Westmoreland counties. Last year, it provided...
  • 'Great Gatsby' theme event will help raise money for mammograms

    The 10th annual Pink Tea, which will help raise money for free mammograms, is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Mount Dora First Baptist Church, 1000 E. First Ave. Proceeds will go into a fund for women in Lake County who can't afford mammograms. There will be...
  • Letter to the Editor

    We would like to thank everyone who came out on Saturday, July 26 to join us in our inaugural Alzheimer's awareness and fundraising event held in the East Hampton Village. It was a huge success, raising over $3,000! Over 70 participants come out to...
  • Focus On Alzheimer's Disease

    I want to thank The Courant for featuring the most up-to-date research about Alzheimer's disease. I read with interest the article about Alzheimer's research last week at Yale [Aug. 6, Page 1, "Drug Shows Some Hope"] It caught my eye because I will be...
  • Jack Roger CroftJune 1931 - August 2014

    Jack Roger Croft<br/>June 1931 - August 2014
    Passed away peacefully at home in Arroyo Grande, CA. He was born in Orange County, CA, to Glenn & Velma Croft of Costa Mesa. He graduated Newport Harbor HS in 1949. In 1950, he was activated into the Army, 224th Reg and served as a Radioman (Sgt) in...
  • Yale Researchers Reverse Effects Of Alzheimer's In Mice

    Researching a new drug compound on mice, Yale School of Medicine researchers were able to reverse the effects of Alzheimer's on learning and memory, the school announced Tuesday. Yale School of Medicine psychiatry professor Paul Lombroso and others...
  • Alzheimer's event in Hampton offers education, support to caregivers

    Everybody has something to contribute. The story is never over. Those are among the messages that presenters will bring to caregivers in two full-day conferences Sept. 17 and 18, sponsored by the Southeastern Virginia chapter of the Alzheimer's...
  • Middletown Mayor Nominates Candidates For Two Director Positions

    MIDDLETOWN — The mayor has submitted two nominations to the council for people who would fill vacant director positions at city hall. In an email to council members and city staff, Mayor Daniel Drew announced that he is nominating Bruce Driska...
  • Charity event will benefit Alzheimer's group

    The Big Dog Saloon, 4060 N. County Road 19A in Mount Dora, will have a fundraiser to benefit the Alzheimer's Association form 2 to 6 p.m. Oct. 4. Activities will include silent and Chinese auctions, 50-50 drawing, mystery Beanie Babies sale and more....
  • Gloucester resident taking on Alzheimer's disease one step at a time

    Gloucester resident taking on Alzheimer's disease one step at a time
    GLOUCESTER — For more than 15 years, Gloucester resident Kristi Newman has been taking her fight to end Alzheimer's disease one step at a time. Newman's father battled a form of dementia after being diagnosed at a young age. "It took the...