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Wife: Robin Williams Had Parkinson’s Disease, His Sobriety Intact Before Death:
Posted by: Date: 23, Aug, 2014

Wife: Robin Williams Had Parkinson’s Disease, His Sobriety Intact Before Death:

Taryn Ryder Writer, Yahoo Celebrity Aug 14, 2014 After days of intense speculation about Robin Williams’s private struggles in the wake of his suicide, his widow, Susan Schneider, on Thursday made a stunning revelation: the comic had recently been diagnosed

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Early diagnosis, treatment beneficial to Alzheimer’s patients:
Posted by: Date: 23, Aug, 2014

Early diagnosis, treatment beneficial to Alzheimer’s patients:

Like many diseases, Alzheimer’s disease is best treated when diagnosed at an early stage. Currently, only about 40 percent of patients are diagnosed early. I have observed that it is common for families to avoid seeking medical evaluation because of

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Alzheimer’s patients often go ‘back in time,’ doctor says:
Posted by: Date: 23, Aug, 2014

Alzheimer’s patients often go ‘back in time,’ doctor says:

Caregivers urged to take precautions after elderly woman killed on Highway 400 in the Toronto area CBC News Posted: Aug 08, 2014 9:38 AM ET Last Updated: Aug 08, 2014 9:38 AM ET About 200,000 people in Ontario are living

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Yale researchers find compound that reverses Alzheimer’s in mice:
Posted by: Date: 23, Aug, 2014

Yale researchers find compound that reverses Alzheimer’s in mice:

HARTFORD >> Researching a new drug compound on mice, Yale School of Medicine researchers were able to reverse the effects of Alzheimer’s on learning and memory, the school announced Tuesday. Yale School of Medicine psychiatry professor Paul Lombroso and others

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Caregivers in the ‘sandwich generation’ often surrounded by challenges:
Posted by: Date: 23, Aug, 2014

Caregivers in the ‘sandwich generation’ often surrounded by challenges:

NORTH SEWICKLEY TWP. — If Rose Potts wanted to do something, her four daughters would make it happen. The former NorthSewickleyTownship resident wanted to go to France, so she and her youngest, Erin Sherer, made the trip in the summer

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