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Alzheimer’s Disease

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NightSide – Greg O’Brien and Dr. Molly Perdue Discuss Alzheimer’s Disease

BOSTON (CBS) – Greg O’Brien, an award-winning journalist, was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s in 2009, at the age of 59. Having already seen his grandfather and mother go through the disease, O’Brien had more first-hand […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/25/2014

In the A4 study, patients without significant memory loss will be screened with special brain scans looking for the presence of amyloid, a protein that clutters the brain. (WBZ-TV)

BU, Brigham And Women’s Part Of National Landmark Alzheimer’s Disease Study

Scientists around the country, including here in Boston, are launching a landmark study to try to stop the disease before it takes hold.

06/24/2014

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EnVivo’s Alzheimer’s Drug Could Be On Fast Track To Approval

EnVivo Pharmaceuticals of Watertown is about to begin new tests on a promising treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease.

01/23/2014

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Take-Home Test May Spot Early Signs Of Alzheimer’s

Anyone worried about Alzheimer’s disease could get a quick and easy answer online.

01/13/2014

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Boston Police Ask For Help Finding Missing Alzheimer’s Patient

Boston police are looking for the public’s help with finding a missing 74-year-old Hyde Park resident who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease.

08/03/2013

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Tips To Boost Brain Health And Lower Dementia Risk

You may be able to help keep your brain in shape, not just the rest of your body. A large study in France suggests that delaying retirement and working until later in life may help prevent dementia.

07/15/2013

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Study: Later Retirement May Help Prevent Dementia

New research boosts the “use it or lose it” theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp.

07/15/2013

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NKOTB’s Joey McIntyre Running Boston Marathon For His Mom

A boy band heart throb is hoping to take on Heartbreak Hill this year.

04/12/2013

Memory Loss, Injury, Alzheimer Disease

NightSide – Dr. Paul Raia And Mary Demakes Discuss Alzheimer’s Disease

Have Questions About Alzheimer’s Disease?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/27/2012

Violet Newey (Photo courtesy: Peabody Police)

Peabody Woman With Alzheimer’s Found Safely After Search

Peabody police are looking for help finding a missing elderly woman who’s suffering from Alzheimer’s disease.

09/21/2012

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