Alzheimers Disease

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Sunset Hills Murder Victim Still at County Morgue

None of the victim’s estranged family members have come to claim the body more than three weeks after she was found.

07/01/2015

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$2.65 Million Granted to SIUE for Alzheimer’s Research

The program will begin a period of developing, testing and retesting various drugs.

06/22/2015

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Ballpark Village Recognizes Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Ballpark Village will raise money to honor the endurance of those affected by Alzheimer’s on Saturday .

06/19/2015

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Study Investigates Alzheimer’s in African-Americans

Called the A4 study, researchers will investigate a drug that could prevent Alzheimer’s dementia in people at risk.

05/08/2015

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‘Senior Moments’ May Be Precursor to Alzheimer’s

Find yourself forgetting things from time to time, and simply justifying it by saying you had another senior moment? A local psychiatrist says it might be no laughing matter.

04/10/2015

aging depression

Study: Depression Can Precede Memory Loss In Alzheimer’s

New study finds older Americans who show signs of depression, sleep loss and other behavioral problems were are more likely to develop Alzheimer’s.

01/15/2015

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SLU Researchers Make Alzheimer’s Discovery

Local researchers have created a compound that reverses the symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease in mice.

05/22/2014

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Study: Anti-Depressants May Slow Down Alzheimer’s

A new Washington University study finds anti-depressants may slow the development of Alzheimer’s disease.

05/15/2014

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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

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