| May 23, 2013
*1/2 (out of four)
Confirmed: 2013 is the year of movie amnesia. “Fast and Furious 6” marks the third time in fewer than three months (following “Upside Down” and “Trance”) a film has incorporated that soap-opera...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:26 PM
PHOENIX (AP) — Jodi Arias was convicted of first-degree murder Wednesday in the gruesome killing of her one-time boyfriend in Arizona after a four-month trial that captured headlines with lurid tales of sex, lies, religion and a salacious...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 10:37 AM
It’s 6am. You woke up a few times throughout the night, so you don’t feel completely rested. As you slowly push yourself into an upright position, the ice cold air from the AC vent sweeps your skin but the heater might as well be on--you are...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Worried that you're getting more forgetful as you age? Ironically, worry itself can trigger memory slips. It might take a conversation with your doctor to pinpoint the cause of your memory lapses--especially if the change is sudden or uncharacteristic....
| Dec 19, 2012
New research has uncovered how manipulating levels of a brain neurotransmitter might help common memory and learning difficulties in multiple sclerosis.
Johns Hopkins University researchers said the results from their experiments, while very...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:03 AM
Scott and Joan Bolzan
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My Life Deleted: A Memoir
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On December 17, 2008, 46-year-old Scott Bolzan awoke in a hospital with no memory of who he...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Jimmy Smith encountered the first test of his blossoming career when the Ravens rookie cornerback was targeted often in Sunday night’s 34-14 loss to the San Diego Chargers.
Starting for the injured Lardarius Webb, Smith, the organization’s...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:02 PM
An elder suffering from memory loss will not be forgotten.
That is the guiding principle of facilities specializing in the care of those with dementia, including Alzheimer's disease. And, luckily for the victims of memory loss and their families,...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Damaya Spillman never knows exactly how her work day will unfold. She might help an elder to bake a cake, or make a birthday card. Sometimes she plays soothing music for the seniors at the assisted living building where she works. She often gives hugs....
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:22 PM
The so-called long goodbye, suffered publicly by Nancy Reagan and privately by so many others, keeps threatening to become cliché — or yet another memoir. As the U.S. population ages, dementias are proliferating, and so are their chroniclers. Memory...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:34 PM
While it is said as you get older you get wiser, that added knowledge does not include seeing into the future.
Many seniors are ready to give up their larger homes that require maintenance or would like to live where they can be more active, but...