Items Tagged ‘Alzheimer’s Association’

February 19, 2015

Mayo Clinic In the News Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich Karl W Oestreich

    Editor, Karl Oestreich; Assistant Editor, Carmen Zwicker Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Laura Wuotila with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News.   USA Today Man gets bionic eye, sees […]

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Tags: 'Jolie effect', 26.2 with Donna Marathon, 3-D Printing of Living Tissue, a broken heart, AARP Public Policy Institute, ABC News, ABC15, ABC2News, acute cerebellar ataxia, Alzheimer's Association, Alzheimer's Research, Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at the Mayo Clinic


July 20, 2012

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Mystery User

July 20, 2012 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations USA […]

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Tags: ABC News, Alzheimer's Association, Alzheimer's Association International Conference, alzheimer's disease, Arizona Republic, baby boomers, Dr. Berger, Dr. David Knopman, Dr. John Noseworthy, Dr. Wyatt Decker, identifying Alzheimer's patients, Jayson Werth


July 5, 2012

Aricept Helps Moderate To Severe Alzheimer’s, Too

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Alzheimer’s disease patients who are taking a commonly prescribed drug can still benefit from it after they progress to moderate-to-severe illness, when it can be tough to tell whether it’s doing any good, a new study says….The overall study results generally provide statistical support for what most doctors recommend, said Dr. Ronald Petersen of the […]

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Tags: Alzheimer's Association, alzheimers, Dr. Ronald Petersen


February 29, 2012

Couple says clinic’s help made all the difference

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Jerry and Marge Purdy of Reno, who have been married for 49 years, said the Cleveland Clinic and the Alzheimer’s Association “saved our lives.” In 2009, Jerry Purdy, a retired highway engineer, began having memory problems. It started with little things, he said…Jerry was diagnosed with “mild cognitive impairment.”Mild cognitive impairment increases a person’s risk […]

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Tags: Alzheimer's Association, alzheimer's disease, Cleveland Clinic, dementia, Jerry and Marge Purdy, mild cognitive impairment, Reno


March 9, 2010

Alzheimer’s Twitter Chat

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein

Join us Wednesday, March 10 at 11 a.m. EST for a Twitter chat with Mayo Clinic and Alzheimer’s Association experts. Use #MayoUSATODAY in your tweets. New to Twitter? See http://bit.ly/MayoUSAToday for info on how to participate.   USA TODAY, 3/9/10

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Tags: Alzheimer's Association, twitter


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