Alzheimer's Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Dr. Oz: 'Wheat Belly' diet promotes weight loss and can prevent diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    Dr. Mehmet Oz said you can promote weight loss, melt belly fat, and curb Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, and heart disease by following the "Wheat Belly" diet on Thursday's episode of the Dr. Oz Show.

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  2. Fun trend in fitness for the brain: Scrabble is the wordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    ... young and old. Why do people want to exercise the brain? With one of every eight Baby Boomers expected to get Alzheimer's, it is being described as "the defining disease" of the generation. So many people are worried about the horrible disease that ...

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  3. Research Suggests Holistic Exercise Can Help Dementia PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PsychCentral

    ... syndrome that tends to get worse over time - affecting memory, thinking, and behavior. It is distinct from Alzheimer's in that Alzheimer's is a specific disease, but general dementia can stem from a variety of unrelated brain illnesses. Natural and ...

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  4. Shelly Sterling said Donald Sterling was 'happy' with Clippers saleRead the original story

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    ... " in court. Donald Sterling claims he was misled into taking two mental exams at his home that found him to have Alzheimer's disease and gave Shelly Sterling control of the trust.

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  5. Mah jongg takes center stage at the CJMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | J

    ... through tears, that she'd have to keep her phone on that night because her husband was in the last stages of Alzheimer's disease and she might get bad news at any moment. "I need to be here," the woman told Salk. But once she got into the game, Salk ...

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  6. Breakthrough: Alzheimer's Detection Test Found By ScientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    Alzheimer's disease - also considered to be the most prevalent form of dementia - is a condition that plagues millions of people around the world.

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  7. After a Concussion, Which Teens Will Have Emotional Symptoms?Read the original story

    Thursday | Newswise

    ... with specialized training in diagnosing, treating and managing disorders of the brain and nervous system such as Alzheimer's disease, stroke, migraine, multiple sclerosis, brain injury, Parkinson's disease and epilepsy.

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  8. Shelly Sterling says Donald Sterling was 'happy' with Clippers saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bradenton.com

    ... in court. Donald Sterling claims he was misled into taking two mental exams at his home that found him to have Alzheimer's disease and gave Shelly Sterling control of the trust. Judge Michael Levanas said the trial would take next week off to let ...

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  9. Letter: Baseball team supports Alzheimer's awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    During the fifth inning, Elmira resident Dr. Cynthia Huling Hummel was honored as a Hometown Hero for her unflagging advocacy of the Rochester and Finger Lakes Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.

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  10. Memory-saving devices snag US research fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NatureNews

    ... able to treat many kinds of memory loss, including that from brain injury or neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease. But they warn that the therapies can go only so far - no device can restore lost memories. At best, ...

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  11. Protein found that pushes breast cancer cells to metastasizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Science Daily

    ... TARBP2 may block these disease suppressors. They made two surprising discoveries -- APP, a protein linked to Alzheimer's disease, and ZNF395, which is associated with Huntington's disease, are both downregulated by TARBP2. Cells prone to metastasis ...

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  12. Autism study seeks brain tissue donationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | MyFoxNY

    ... and three other research centers around the country will serve as regional collection points. Unlike with Alzheimer's disease, where literally thousands of brains have been studied, during the last three decades only 100 autism brains have been ...

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  13. Simple blood test to predict Alzheimer's with accuracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Express India

    Scientists have identified a set of 10 blood proteins which can help predict the onset of Alzheimer's with 87 per cent accuracy.

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  14. Sports BriefsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Marysville Journal-Tribune

    Local golf outing helps in fight against Alzheimer's Disease The Walk to End Alzheimer's Golf Outing was held on June 22 at Marysville Golf Club.

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  15. Alzheimer's affects many Calgary familiesRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    According to a recent study of Canadians over the age of 18, 12% of individuals say that they care for someone suffering from Alzheimer's disease or dementia.

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  16. DARPA Taps Lawrence Livermore to Develop World's First Neural Device to Restore MemoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2010 | Science Daily

    ... store it and retrieve it. Certain types of illnesses and injuries, including Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Alzheimer's disease and epilepsy, disrupt this process and cause memory loss. TBI, in particular, has affected 270,000 military service ...

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  17. It's about creating the memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Keizertimes.com

    ... by Courtney Maksimowicz, the facility administrator. The facility is being built specifically for seniors with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. It's estimated by the Alzheimer's Association more than five million Americans currently live ...

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  18. Sheffield couple tell of caring challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sheffield Star

    ... vices, with various organisations on hand to help. She says: "People are more aware of it now - carers' work and Alzheimer's disease is getting more publicity. People are getting a lot of help and talking with people in the same situation.

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  19. Tele-workshop provides long distance care givingRead the original story

    Thursday | Coast Reporter

    ... Participants can ask questions and share with others who are in similar situations. For more information on Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, which affect one in 11 Canadians over the age of 65, visit the Society website at ...

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  20. Littlemoor in the First World WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... with thinking, problem solving or language and is caused when the brain is damaged by diseases such as Alzheimer's or a series of strokes. On Wednesday 23rd July at 6pm Jo Bazalgett, a spokesperson for the Alzheimer's Society will be giving a talk ...

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