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Day by Day

She didn’t know me anymore. To be honest, I didn’t know her anymore either. The child in this old woman’s body was like a fictional character to me. 779 more words

Christian Women

Health data on Diabetes and Alzheimer's

The mean age of the cohort was 75.6 years (standard deviation 5.9); 68.9 percent of the subjects were women. Forty-five percent of the subjects were Hispanic, and 32 percent were Black. 380 more words

Health

Diet plus exercise can reduce Alzheimer’s protein build-ups, UCLA study shows

Regular readers know that I have a particular interest in Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia as I have lost several family members to them. I am 76 years old and want to maintain my mental faculties through my senior years. 491 more words

Aging

Gene Wilder, Star Of 'Willy Wonka,' "Young Frankenstein" Dead At Age 83.

Gene Wilder, star of ‘Willy Wonka,’ dead at 83

Published on Aug 29, 2016

Gene Wilder, who brought a wild-eyed desperation to a series of memorable and iconic comedy roles in the 1970s and 1980s, has died, his lawyer, Eric Weissmann, said. 2,061 more words

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Comedy icon Gene Wilder dies at 83

Legendary actor and comedian Gene Wilder, star of such films as “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” “The Producers,” “Blazing Saddles,” and “Young Frankenstein” died Monday at his home in Stamford, Conn. 41 more words

News

Barb's Buzz - Socializing with Alzheimer's

(Barb, also known as GranB, and her grandson Kipton)

My husband and I had three social events recently.  My husband Dan ‘s cousin’s son got married this summer in Saint Paul, Minnesota. 446 more words

How Do You Know?

One of the most common questions I’m asked is how did I know something was wrong with my husband? How did I know it was Alzheimer’s disease? 284 more words

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