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Walk to End Alzheimer's

It would probably make sense for a writer to keep a blog, but I never had anything interesting enough to kick it off until now. What better way to start than with a good cause? 133 more words

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Dedicated volunteer not deterred by Alzheimer's diagnosis

PAYSON, Utah – A Utah man who has spent his life volunteering isn’t letting a troubling diagnosis slow him down.

Vern Gillmore was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, and FOX 13 News caught up with Vern earlier this week while he was making deliveries with Meals on Wheels in Payson. 313 more words

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Well, I didn’t think it would happen.  But it did.  I was challenged to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. (Thanks Jennifer.)  So, here you guys go… 238 more words

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When the Diagnosis is Alzheimer's

Hearing the phrase “It’s Alzheimer’s” is a scary, gut-wrenching thing for baby boomers. Whether the diagnosis is ours, our spouse’s/significant other’s or it’s our parent’s. 894 more words

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Worldwide efforts fight against Dementia

The effects of Dementia on the aging are being experienced worldwide. Because of the throes being experienced by this horrific disease (and all associated with it), there is an ongoing international effort being given to help the people and the families and caregivers of those affected with the disease. 245 more words

Elderly Care

Worldwide efforts fight against Dementia

The effects of Dementia on the aging are being experienced worldwide. Because of the throes being experienced by this horrific disease (and all associated with it), there is an ongoing international effort being given to help the people and the families and caregivers of those affected with the disease. 245 more words

Elderly Care

Walk to End Alzheimer's at the Branson Landing

The 2014 Walk to End Alzheimer’s is scheduled for Saturday, September 13 at the Branson Landing and will incorporate a two mile walk around the Branson Landing in an effort to raise awareness and increase support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. 121 more words

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