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November 2011 News

November is Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, but honors caregivers as well

Most families affected by Alzheimer’s disease know that November is “National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month,” but some members of those same families are not aware that family caregivers are honored during the month as well. Jamie Huysman, a reporter for the South Florida Sun Sentinel, wants everyone to know that November also honors caregivers as “National Family Caregivers Month.” Huysman writes that it is important to celebrate this special … Read the rest »

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July 2011 News

Dear Readers:

Thursday, July 22, marked the end of the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference held in Paris.  The weeklong forum gave researchers the opportunity to report on and discuss the groundbreaking research and information on the cause, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.  Therefore, this edition of the ARF ALZHEIMER’S NEWSLETTER contains a number of articles covering announcements made at the conference.

– ARF Editor

A son urges families to get caregivers the help they need… Read the rest »

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