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Alzheimers Disease

George Grossberg, M.D. Photo: slu.edu

Medical Food Could Help Treat Alzheimer’s Disease

Saint Louis University researchers are studying a medical food to help treat Alzheimer’s Disease.

04/07/2014

Alzheimer's+Awareness

Reaction To Blood Test That Could Predict Alzheimer’s Disease

A local expert shares her reaction to the news about a blood test that could detect Alzheimer’s Disease before it happens.

03/11/2014

Actor Seth Rogen on Capitol Hill, meets with Senator Mark Kirk of Illinois (Twitter/Mark Kirk)

Actor Seth Rogan Testifies in DC, Meets Ill. Senator Kirk

Rogen spoke about Alzheimer’s Disease impact, & blasted low turnout of elected officials.

02/27/2014

Elderly wheelchair

New Report Predicts Staggering Costs of Alzheimer’s Care

One bright spot is taking place right here in St. Louis where Washington University researchers are beginning the first trial to prevent Alzheimer’s before symptoms appear.

09/23/2013

Judge Orders NFL, Retired Players to Negotiate

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/08/2013

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Men, African-Americans More Susceptible to Alzheimers

Studying spinal fluid samples and other health data, the researchers have shown bio-markers are accurate predictors of Alzheimer’s years before symptoms develop.

05/14/2013

Healthcare

Trouble Sleeping? Study Suggests It May Be Early Indicator of Alzheimer’s

This mouse study found that when the first signs of Alzheimer’s plaques appear in the mouse’s brain, they got less sleep.

09/07/2012

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Elderly KC Man Found Dead After Wondering Away

Kansas City police are investigating the death of a 75-year-old man who was found dead after walking away from his assisted living facility.

07/23/2012

Colts v Eagles

Mega-lawsuit Says NFL Hid Brain Injury Links

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/07/2012

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Trouble Sleeping? Study Finds Link Between Sleep and Memory

Washington University researcher says disrupted sleep appears to be associated with the build-up of amyloid plaques.

02/17/2012

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