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Frederick von Unwerth

...WOODSTOCK, Vt. - Frederick Rick H. von Unwerth died May 3, 2015 in Woodstock, VT after a long struggle with Alzheimer's disease. A well-regarded and well-liked attorney Rick was a former resident of Augusta, GA, Atlanta, GA, and Washington...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174795135
Help battle Alzheimer's

More than 1,100 Alzheimer's disease advocates, including 30 from Georgia, traveled to Washington, D.C., recently to meet with individual members of Congress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-21/help-battle-alzheimers
Cowboys' Greg Hardy suspended 10 games by NFL

...lawsuits.NFL actuaries project about 6,000 of the league's nearly 20,000 retired players could someday develop Alzheimer's disease or moderate dementia over the life of the deal approved Wednesday by a federal judge in Philadelphia.The average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-04-22/cowboys-greg-hardy-suspended-
Volunteers' time, money crucial in successfully battling Alzheimer's

...Unlike other diseases, Alzheimer's disease statistics show a substantial...there are 6,856 people with Alzheimer's disease. What makes our case worse...46.2 percent increase in Alzheimer's disease because of our growing senior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-04-19/volunteers-time-
Mary Smith

...her "babies". She was known to all as "Granny", and you were always welcomed into her home. Her opinion of Alzheimer's Disease was "This is for the birds." All friends and family are invited to attend a memorial service which will be held...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174670444
Robocalls are rising despite 'don't call' list

...Vargas put her elderly mother on the "Do Not Call" list years ago. So why is the 88-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease still getting several recorded phone calls a day pitching her everything from vacation cruises to medical alert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-08/robocalls-are-rising-despi
Brain scans could help spot concussion-related disease, study shows

...visible on a PET scan. The resulting PET images differed from results with 28 healthy people and 24 people with Alzheimer's disease, a condition that can resemble CTE in its symptoms.Maroon said the technique could offer a more definitive answer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-06/brain-scans-could-help-sp
Night at the Movies

...Julianne Moore) fights to stay connected to her family, friends and herself after being diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease. Evans, Exchange (opens 2/27)WHIPLASH (R): A talented jazz drummer is recruited by an instructor whose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-02-24/night-movies
Otis Screws Sr.

...and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 after experiencing complications from a long journey with Alzheimer's disease. Otis was born in Wadley, GA to the late Esther and Robert Screws and graduated from Wadley High School. He...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174377665
Early-onset Alzheimer's patients want support group in Augusta

...frontotemporal dementia, a somewhat rare disorder related to Alzheimer's disease. He is part of a growing segment of those patients...000 under age 65 of the more than 5 million with Alzheimer's disease. Lentz didn't realize he was having a problem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-11-08/early-onset-alzheimers-patie