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Alzheimer’s Awareness

Authors: Lawanyaa Thavakumar & Ritu Atwal

Did you know that in “2013 an estimated of 5 million of Americans aged 65 years or older had Alzheimer’s disease? 1,015 more words

Alzheimer's Disease


The ‘Memory’ assignment I’ve been working on is finally starting to come together… Over the last few weeks I’ve been covering a lot of ground, visiting all manner of locations that have some sort of relevance to my personal memories, particularly sites of ‘shared experiences’ with my mother before she was affected by Alzheimers disease. 194 more words


hot metal 2.0

top brass
If a magnet doesn’t stick its solid brass,  if it does, it’s a brass covered steel.

So should you polish it? To improve it’s value no, the patina reveals it’s age and charm, according to… 213 more words


Alzheimer’s Awareness Interview: Gary Landreth

Dana Alliance member Gary Landreth, Ph.D., is a professor of neurosciences and neurology and the director of the Alzheimer Research Laboratory at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. 655 more words

Dana Alliance For Brain Initiatives

Green tea extract interferes with the formation of amyloid plaques in Alzheimer's disease

08 Mar 2013

ANN ARBOR—Researchers at the University of Michigan have found a new potential benefit of a molecule in green tea: preventing the misfolding of specific proteins in the brain. 312 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

One Line On Dementia

“Dementia is likely to be the biggest public health issue during this generation and the next so we really have to do all we can to meet this challenge now.” – Dr Jay Amin… 293 more words

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