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Carl Kasell, Iconic Newscaster Whose Voice Defined NPR, Dead At 84
The famed radio man died of complications from Alzheimer's disease.
11 Signs Your Memory Problems Are Not Normal
By Andrew E. Budson and Maureen K. O'Connor, Oprah.com
The authors of Seven Steps to Managing Your Memory reveal the times when it may be more than just forgetfulness.
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The Effects Of Air Pollution On Human Health
No one can escape the dangers.
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Our Favorite First Lines From New (And Newish) Books
By Liesl Schillinger, Oprah.com
These story openers will draw you in—and leave you wanting to read more.
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By Sarah Elizabeth Richards, On Assignment For HuffPost
You might not want to know all of your health results.
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Bill Gates Commits $100 Million To Seek Treatments For Alzheimer's
“I hope that in the next 10 years that we have some powerful drugs, but it’s possible that won’t be achieved.”
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The More We Learn About CTE, The Harder It Is For Football To Stay The Same
By Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
It's clear something has to change. But what?
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'Alzheimer’s Tsunami’ Alongside Medicaid Cuts Leaves Dementia Patients With Vanishing Options
Many caregivers worry about affording nursing home care for patients if Medicaid funding continues to tighten in Iowa.
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Persons With Dementia Deserve A Better Trained Health Workforce
Mona Shattell, PhD, RN, FAAN
Co-authored by Sandra Swantek, MD, associate professor and director of geriatric psychiatry, Rush University Medical Center
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Scientists May Be On The Way To Developing A Test For CTE
Being able to diagnose CTE in living people could be a game changer.
More Findings Of CTE In The NFL
Dr. Adam Lipson
Neurosurgeon at IGEA Brain & Spine
Some NFL players are not waiting to find out what could be in their future.
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What Happens To My Mother If Graham-Cassidy Passes?
Lorraine Devon Wilke
Sass & Sensibility
They say politics is local; I say it’s closer than that.
Tips For Keeping Grandparenting The Great Gig That It Is
Dana Westreich Hirt
Parent Coach helping increase positive outcomes and decrease a...
The official commemoration of Grandparent’s Day is the Sunday after Labor Day, but most grandparents will tell you that every
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Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Season (AKA Football Season) Starts Today
F. Perry Wilson, MD MSCE
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Yale University
The suicides of several high-profile professional athletes, beginning with NFL player Terry Luther Long in 2005, brought CTE into the public consciousness.
3 Steps To Take Now To Prevent Dementia
By Jessica Migala, O, The Oprah Magazine
The steps you can take to guard your brain against Alzheimer's—starting now.
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