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Alzheimer's Disease

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Top Alzheimer's Disease Articles

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  • Commentary: Robin Williams' possible Parkinson's diagnoses has patients concerned

    Robin Williams' suicide is a tragedy that broke the hearts of his family and friends and an entire nation. But with the stunning revelation that the famous comedian had recently been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, the actor's death is particularly...
  • Buildings are going purple for Alzheimer's awareness

    Buildings are going purple for Alzheimer's awareness
    Well-known Costa Mesa and Newport Beach sites are being given a touch of purple this week in support of Alzheimer's disease awareness. The Alzheimer's Assn.'s GO Purple OC campaign, which runs through Sept. 21, will touch landmarks throughout Orange...
  • Fitness Files: Feeling hopeful after seeing help for Alzheimer's sufferers

    I left my conversation with Lynn feeling melancholy. Had trouble sleeping that night. My neighbor of 40 years had caught me in the alley, walking the Chihuahuas. "Phillip's fighting the caregivers, saying every foul word he knows," Lynn said. "He...
  • Steinberg: Breakthrough is coming

    Since I became alarmed some 30 years ago about the lack of certainty for long-term consequences caused by concussions suffered by my superstar NFL clients, the news has gotten progressively more discouraging. Breakthroughs in brain research and...
  • Lifeguards to be remembered at memorials

    Members of the Newport Beach lifeguarding community will mourn the recent losses of two of their own at memorial services this weekend, a city news release said. A Saturday morning memorial is scheduled for former Newport Beach Lifeguard Capt. Buddy...
  • Steinberg: Athletes Speak might help find solution to concussion problem

    A new health epidemic looms on the horizon like a ticking time bomb. It is the spectre of cumulative brain damage suffered from repetitive sub-concussive hits to the head in football and other sports. A concussion does not necessitate being knocked...