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Volunteers' time, money crucial in successfully battling Alzheimer's

...Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. And I can say that...Alzheimer's or related dementia. And one out of every...Alzheimer's disease and other dementia increases drastically...Alzheimer's and other dementias than older whites...000 Alzheimer's and dementia caregivers in Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-04-19/volunteers-time-
Elderly man charged with murder dies

...Hospital, Coroner Mark Bowen said.Obryant, who suffered from dementia and congestive heart failure, was charged with murder after...stated he was denying bond because Obryant suffered from dementia, had killed and could possibly do it again to his next caregiver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-14/elderly-man-charged-mu
Bond denied for ailing slaying suspect

...day for an 86-year-old homicide suspect diagnosed with dementia and congestive heart failure.John D. Obryant is charged...said.Blanchard said his concern is that Obryant suffers from dementia and has killed someone, and he couldn't risk the possibility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/bond-denied-ailing-sla
More volunteers should join fight against rising cases of dementia

...Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. The number of people affected by...someone with Alzheimer's or a related dementia. There are almost 10 million caregivers...Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, support groups, education programs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/19/op_548675.shtml
Opinion columns
Health Briefs

...caregivers Registrations are being accepted for the Alzheimer's Association Annual Education Symposium, Alzheimer's and Dementias: Caregiver Strategies. The program for family and professional caregivers will take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/07/met_186415.shtml
Metro
Around the block

...Alzheimer's Care, which offers comprehensive adult day care and in-home respite care programs for Alzheimer's or related dementias.For more information about the center or to purchase tickets, call (706) 738-5039 or go to www.judchickeycenter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-02-03/around-block
Around the block

...Center for Alzheimer's Care, which offers adult day care and in-home respite care programs for Alzheimer's or related dementias.For more information about the center or to purchase tickets, call (706) 738-5039 or go to www.judchickeycenter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-02-12/around-block
Brain scans could help spot concussion-related disease, study shows

...loss, confusion, aggression, depression and progressive dementia.No cure is known. But the brain-scanning approach raises...14 retired professional football players included one with dementia, one without obvious symptoms and 12 with a mental functioning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-06/brain-scans-could-help-sp
Kate Baxley

...passed on. Granny Kate, as she was called by so many, has lived at Brentwood Terrace for the past 4.5 years. Although dementia was taking a toll on her, she maintained a sweet and loving spirit during her stay there. Her memory was leaving her, but...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174470083
Early-onset Alzheimer's patients want support group in Augusta

...diagnosed with early-onset frontotemporal dementia, a somewhat rare disorder related to...her husband."I knew before that for dementia there is no cure," he said. "I didn't...didn't know anyone with early onset dementia."His mother had been diagnosed with...

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