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UPDATE: Missing Man With Dementia Found In Trenton

He was last seen around 10 p.m. at a residence in the River Gate section of Lower Makefield Township, near Macclesfield Park on River Road.

04/20/2015

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Police Searching For Missing Man With Dementia, Schizophrenia

Sixty-five-year-old Marvin Klepner reportedly left his assisted living home on the 4700 block of North 13th Street around 8 a.m. on Thursday, Apr.16th but never returned.

04/17/2015

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Diet May Impact Risk For Alzheimer’s

Can diet have an impact on whether we develop Alzheimer’s or other forms of demetia? The answer is a resounding yes.

03/23/2015

Amy Snyder wearing items used for the virtual dementia tour. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Watermark Senior Housing Facility Helps Families Understand Dementia

Amy Snyder, facilitator of The Virtual Dementia Tour, says the program literally puts a person into the shoes of someone with dementia.

03/09/2015

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Heart Health May Be Predictor Of Alzheimer’s

Dementia is a complex issue and the more we learn, the more we realize the role of healthy living and prevention.

11/26/2014

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Philly Judge: NFL Concussion Opt-outs Due By Tuesday

Tuesday remains the deadline to opt out of the NFL’s settlement of concussion claims after a judge in Philadelphia denied an extension request.

10/11/2014

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Taking Guardianship When Seniors Can’t Manage Their Own Finances

By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you think an elderly parent can’t make good decisions, what can you do about it? Boy that Donald Sterling is despicable. But is he incapable of making […]

08/28/2014

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Philadelphia Police Searching For Missing Man With Dementia

Police are searching for a missing 81-year-old man from Philadelphia.

06/23/2014

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Diet May Contribute To Dementia In Older Women

In a study of older women, obesity, high blood pressure, and a low level of hdl, collectively labeled metabolic syndrome, were each associated with a 23% increased risk for cognitive impairment.

06/11/2014

66-year-old Rebecca Brown was last seen at her home on East Lycoming Street around 7:30 a.m. on Sunday. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Police Search For Missing Philadelphia Woman

Police say 66-year-old Rebecca Brown suffers from Dementia, and that she was last seen at her home on East Lycoming Street around 7:30 a.m. on Sunday.

04/27/2014

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Distractions Hinder Memory

Study finds that the fewer irrelevant items you keep in mind, the more capacity you have for remembering important things.

03/06/2014

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UPDATE: Missing Elderly Man With Severe Dementia Found Safe In Delaware County

Eighty-six-year-old John Howarth reportedly left his home in a 2010 Gray Ford Focus with Pennsylvania plates DYB-7908 early Wednesday morning.

03/05/2014

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New Warning For Those Looking To Fire Up The Grill This Spring

According to new research out of Mt. Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine, grilled and broiled meats have now been linked weight gain, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.

02/27/2014

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Formulating A Treatment Plan For Alzheimer’s

Coming up with the best treatment plan for Alzheimer’s disease can be tricky because there are so many variables among patients including aging and overall health.

02/26/2014

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High Blood Pressure May Forewarn Of Alzheimer’s

Research has shown that high blood pressure in middle age may be associated with later Alzheimer’s dementia.

11/20/2013

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