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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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Charlie Brennan – Friday, April 25th – Ridley Pearson; Jolene Brackey; SLU Professors Greg Beabout and Randall Rosenberg

Charlie with Bestselling Author Ridley Pearson; with Jolene Brackey; and with St. Louis Univ. Professor Greg Beabout and St. Louis Univ. Professor Randall Rosenberg about the canonization of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II.

04/25/2014

Holding Hands with Elderly Patient

St. Charles Co. Launches Tracking System

The Care Trak system allows deputies to track a person wearing the wrist transmitter within a mile on the ground and five miles from the air.

08/05/2013

Judge Orders NFL, Retired Players to Negotiate

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/08/2013

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Washington University Researchers Find Link Between Sleeplessness, Alzheimer’s

Yo-El Ju said she hopes future research will find a medication to improve the quality of sleep which might slow or prevent the progression of Alzheimer’s.

03/12/2013

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Documents Outline Deficiencies At Local Nursing Homes

Allegations of rape, physical and verbal abuse, and neglect fill the pages of nursing home inspections released Wednesday.

01/11/2013

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Abbott Laboratories Agrees to Billion Dollar Settlement

Missouri will receive $1.9 million and Illinois will receive $20 million under the$1.6 billion dollar settlement.

05/07/2012

File photo of a police officer on the job. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Woman Missing For Second Time In One Week

Overland Park police are looking for a woman who is missing for the second time in a week.

02/02/2012

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Family of Man Who Wandered From Nursing Home Wants Answers

They say he should not have been able to walk out of home

01/19/2012

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