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Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta will host its weekly Lunch and Learn program on Wednesday, September 10 at 11:15am.
6 hrs ago | ABC News
For people with dementia, a trip to the supermarket can be a terrifying experience; while living at home can be a blur of confusion.
10 hrs ago | The Independent
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DeKALB – The Alzheimer's Association Greater Illinois Chapter is seeking people interested in being Alzheimer's Association community representatives in the DeKalb area.
The video shows American Kelly Gunnerson and her mother talking in a hospital bed before the 87-year-old correctly remembers her daughter's name The video, posted on YouTube by American Kelly Gunderson, shows her lying side-by-side with her 87-year-old mum in her hospital bed .
The numbers are staggering. One person dies of melanoma every hour and one in fifty men and women will be diagnosed with melanoma at some point in their lifetime.
The SEFCU Labor Day 5k marked its 26th year on Monday. The race not only ended with winners being honored, but a local non-profit as well.
This report is a comprehensive analysis and market study of new developments relating to early-stage minimally-invasive biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease, which have been 'functionally reviewed' alongside existing AD drugs and candidates in the AD drug pipeline, and applicable commercial AD diagnostics.
Biopharm Reports has carried out a comprehensive analysis and market study of new developments relating to early-stage minimally-invasive biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease, which have been 'functionally reviewed' alongside existing AD drugs and candidates in the AD drug pipeline, and applicable commercial AD diagnostics.
Ultrashort-laser pulses were used to write ripples on the surface of sapphire. The self-organised nano-structure of ripples is a perfect sensing surface after coating with a nanometre-thin layer of gold made by evaporation or sputtering.
How do you talk to a loved one who can't remember your name? How do you fulfill their wishes if they can't communicate them? Caregivers who have loved ones suffering from Alzheimer's and dementia encounter these emotionally draining questions and much more every day.
More than five million American's are living with Alzheimer's disease and sometimes this frightening disease comes on quickly without any warning signs.
A study just published in the prestigious Nature Neuroscience journal by, Sylvain Williams, PhD, and his team, of the Research Centre of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute and McGill University, opens the door towards better understanding of the neural circuitry and dynamic mechanisms controlling memory as well of the role of an ... (more)
MARKING ALZHEIMER'S: South Canterbury people march in the Memory Walk, organised by the local branch of Alzheimers New Zealand 's South Canterbury branch .
Designers wanted to offer a better quality of life in a secure setting when the One West unit was built in 1999 When the Washington County Health Center planned to expand its secure memory unit two decades ago, designers were given a difficult task: How do you create a "home-like" atmosphere that caters to the needs of people with dementia but also ... (more)
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