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Teaching About Alzheimer's With Buddy System

Teaching About Alzheimer's With Buddy System

AP (Mar. 4, 2014) A pioneer 'buddy' program at Northwestern University pairs medical students with Alzheimer's patients in the early stages, giving doctors-to-be a unique insight into a devastating disease and patients an opportunity to stay socially engaged. (March 4) Video provided by AP
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1-2-3 Stages of Alzheimer’s

1-2-3 Stages of Alzheimer’s

Ivanhoe (Feb. 3, 2014) We classify cancer in different stages, and now researchers are doing something similar with Alzheimer’s disease. It could mean a much earlier diagnosis and better treatment for many people.
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Study: Vitamin E May Slow Alzheimers Decline

Study: Vitamin E May Slow Alzheimers Decline

AP (Dec. 31, 2013) A study of more than 600 older veterans with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease showed that high doses of vitamin E delayed the decline in daily living skills, such as getting oneself dressed, by about six months over a two-year period. (Dec. 31)
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Eating Junk Food Causes Irreversible Memory Loss

Eating Junk Food Causes Irreversible Memory Loss

Buzz60 (Dec. 19, 2013) Scientists in Australia are saying eating junk food for even a short amount of time can cause irreversible memory loss. The conclusions from tests with mice who ate a diet full of sugar and fat show the mice were unable to recognize places as well as mice who had had a healthier diet. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
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