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  • Help Raise Funds To Fight Alzheimer's At 'Paint The Night Purple' Friday - DNAinfo
    Posted on February 22, 2017 at 10:39 pm

    DNAinfo Help Raise Funds To Fight Alzheimer's At 'Paint The Night Purple' FridayDNAinfoAll proceeds from the event benefit the non-profit Alzheimer's Association, which aims to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia ... […]

  • Alzheimer's could be flagged by sleeping in late - Telegraph.co.uk
    Posted on February 22, 2017 at 9:01 pm

    Telegraph.co.uk Alzheimer's could be flagged by sleeping in lateTelegraph.co.ukFor many, the chance to have a lie-in most mornings is one of the luxuries afforded by retirement. But according to new research, it could also be an early warning sign of Alzheimer's. Scientists studying a cohort of over-60s found that those who ...Sleeping for over nine hours 'could be a sign of Alzheimer's'ITV NewsOversleeping could be an early sign of Alzheimer'sSunday WorldUnhealthy in middle age, dementia in old age?UPI.comall 10 news articles » […]

  • New study to document Alzheimer's disease risk factors in Latinos - EurekAlert (press release)
    Posted on February 22, 2017 at 7:13 pm

    New study to document Alzheimer's disease risk factors in LatinosEurekAlert (press release)(Chicago) - Rush University Medical Center has launched a unique, cohort study called Latino Core to learn about the aging process and risk factors for Alzheimer's disease in older Latino adults. "This study looks at cognitive and motor function ...and more » […]

  • For Alzheimer's caregivers, Missouri's budget woes mean no days off - STLtoday.com
    Posted on February 22, 2017 at 4:02 pm

    STLtoday.com For Alzheimer's caregivers, Missouri's budget woes mean no days offSTLtoday.comAdvocates hope lawmakers might restore withheld funding in the state budget to help family caregivers.Missourians head to Jefferson City for Alzheimer's funding ...fox2now.comall 2 news articles » […]

  • Is the Alzheimer's "Amyloid Hypothesis" Wrong? - The Atlantic - The Atlantic
    Posted on February 22, 2017 at 12:30 pm

    The Atlantic Is the Alzheimer's "Amyloid Hypothesis" Wrong? - The AtlanticThe AtlanticYet another failed drug trial has prompted soul-searching about the “amyloid hypothesis.”Trial of Alzheimer's Therapy Ends Due to Poor Results, Merck ...Alzheimer's News Todayall 3 news articles » […]

  • Annual Alzheimer's Education Conference highlights music to aid suffers - Sierra Vista Herald
    Posted on February 22, 2017 at 2:09 am

    Annual Alzheimer's Education Conference highlights music to aid suffersSierra Vista HeraldTo aid this great need, one regional Alzheimer's Association chapter is hosting a forum to discuss issues that affect both sufferers and caregivers in continuance of this month's Sierra Vista Annual Alzheimer's Education Conference. Led by the Desert ... […]

  • Little-Known & Treatable Brain Condition Mimics Alzheimer's - CBS Local
    Posted on February 21, 2017 at 10:46 pm

    CBS Local Little-Known & Treatable Brain Condition Mimics Alzheimer'sCBS LocalPITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Doctors say thousands of patients have been misdiagnosed with Parkinson's disease, or Alzheimer's when they actually have a very treatable condition. It's called Normopressure Hydrocephalus, or NPH. Under normal circumstances ... […]