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Will Ferrell Pulls Out Of Reagan 'Dementia Comedy' That Drew Ire Of Gov. Baker

BOSTON (CBS) – Actor Will Ferrell has reportedly backed out of film that would have seen him portray former President Ronald Reagan in a so-called “dementia comedy,” a project that drew the ire of Massachusetts Gov. 305 more words


Barb's Buzz - Advocating on Capitol Hill - Our April Adventure

My husband Dan and I were one of the 1200 advocates in attendance for the Alzheimer’s Association 2016 Advocacy Forum in Washington, DC, April 4-6.  Dan and I packed for our trip the night before.    261 more words

Alzheimer's Disease

How to Defy Alzheimer's

Alzheimer’s disease is a relatively new form of dementia. It developed as people revised their lifestyles.

In the previous blog post, Alzheimer’s prevention–what you can do for yourself… 474 more words

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Weekly Neuroscience Update

Researchers have developed a new method to map and track the function of brain circuits affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in boys using brain imaging, a technique that will provide doctors with a tool that measures the progress of treatments in individual patients. 243 more words

When It's Not Funny

Let me start by saying that my sense of humor has few limitations. I think we can, and should find laughter wherever possible. Life can be too serious so I allow people to joke about a wide range of topics and I usually don’t care about political correctness. 335 more words


Help for Families Dealing with Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a progressive, irreversible disease that affects brain cells and produces memory loss in as many as 4.5 million American adults. This disease affects people of all racial, economic, and educational backgrounds. 323 more words

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Reagan's daughter condemns Will Ferrell over new film about president

In a recent blog post, Ronald Reagan’s daughter, Patti Davis, responded directly to actor Will Ferrell following an announcement that he is making a comedy film mocking the Republican president’s dementia. 90 more words