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New Local Study Shows Potential Alzheimer’s Treatment

A new local study examines insulin’s potential to treat dementia.

08/05/2015

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UPDATE: Major Case Squad Reverts Sunset Hills Case to Police Department

The Major Case Squad is now calling the death of 86-year old Terry Tobey a homicide.

06/08/2015

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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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UPDATE: Missing St. Louis Woman Has Been Found

She has been located with another family member.

03/17/2015

Courtesy: Elizabeth Unger Carlyle

Attorneys Push for Clemency in Scheduled Missouri Execution

Attorneys for Cecil Clayton, 74, argue in last-minute appeals and a clemency request that Clayton has dementia and brain damage from a 1972 sawmill accident.

03/17/2015

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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

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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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