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Public Affairs Show With Julie Ryan - September 25, 2016


Tom Mailey spoke with the Alzheimer’s Association in Sacramento. Learn about this disease and how you can walk to end Alzheimer’s on Saturday, October 1st. 52 more words


Walk to End Alzheimer's

“That was so nice” mom keeps saying . . . “how much they did and that one song that girl sang”. It was the National Anthem, but mom just couldn’t quite put her finger on the name of the song no matter how many times I helped her recall the name of it. 408 more words


This student went to the extreme to raise money for Alzheimer's research

After Caroline Magee’s father was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s in 2013, she jumped into action — literally — by jumping out of a plane Sept. 22. 413 more words


Why I Walk Wednesday with Latoya Hilliard

I have to say this has been one of the hardest stories I have ever had to write but its the easiest decision at least for me.   103 more words

Alzheimer's Association

How to Help a Loved One with Dementia: Guest Post by Lori La Bey

Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks, explains why we shouldn’t try to capture the people we love in a freeze-frame, even at the end of their lives. 2,553 more words


Utahns walking together to end Alzheimer's Disease

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Hundreds of Utahns are raising awareness and funds to help fight Alzheimer’s disease.

The Alzheimer’s Association Walk was held on the Utah State Capitol’s South Lawn on Saturday. 140 more words


Chicken scratch -- A new coop to call home

The chickens have officially crossed the road.

 A green ceramic chicken nested on my grandmother’s kitchen counter for as long as I can remember. She and my mama bought the fowl on their once-in-a-lifetime trip across the border to Old Mexico, as my grandmother called the colorful country she wanted so much to visit. 1,754 more words