Alzheimer’s Disease

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Researchers Make New Developments In Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease that affects millions of Americans, and while there is no cure, new research is happening every day.

07/22/2015

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Woman With Dementia, 86, Found Dead In Neighbor’s Truck

An 86-year-old woman with dementia who had been missing since Saturday has been found dead in the passenger seat of her next-door neighbor’s pickup truck.

05/12/2015

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Family Makes Plea For Help Finding Missing Lower Burrell Woman

A plea for help from the family of an 86-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s who’s been missing since Friday.

05/11/2015

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Missing Alzheimer’s Patient From Allegheny Twp. Found

Police have now located a missing Westmoreland County man who disappeared from his home with the family dog Tuesday morning.

04/29/2015

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Baby In Critical Condition, Mother Dies After Being Hit By Minivan

Jodie Guthrie will never hold the baby boy that she, and her boyfriend, George Weatherwalk, were expecting in a month.

11/27/2014

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Pregnant Woman Dies After Being Hit By Car On North Side

A pregnant woman has died after being struck by a car outside of a Rite Aid store this afternoon on Pittsburgh’s North Side.

11/26/2014

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Hear Country Music Legend Glen Campbell’s Final Song

Country music legend Glen Campbell has released his final song.

10/14/2014

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NFL: 3 In 10 Ex-Players Face Alzheimer’s, Dementia

The NFL estimates that nearly three in 10 former players will develop debilitating brain conditions, and that they will be stricken earlier and at least twice as often as the general population.

09/12/2014

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Body Found In Washington Co. Field May Be Missing Elderly Man

Pennsylvania State Police in Washington County reported that a body was found in a field on Daniel’s Run Road at Brady Road in Scenery Hill.

07/09/2014

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Family, Friends Hold Vigil Hoping For Missing Man’s Safe Return

A $3,000 reward is now being offered for information leading to the whereabouts of an elderly man who went missing earlier this month from Washington County.

06/27/2014

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Police Searching For Missing Elderly Washington Co. Man

The search for a missing man in Washington County resumed Wednesday morning.

06/11/2014

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Missing Elderly Man’s Body Found In Beaver County

Officials in Beaver County have recovered the body of an elderly man who disappeared after wandering away from his home in the middle of the night.

05/22/2014

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New Study Says Women More Likely To Develop Alzheimer’s

Who is more worried about Alzheimer’s disease? Men or women?

03/19/2014

OSU Offering Self-Administered Alzheimer’s Test Online

As many get older, the possibility of developing Alzheimer’s Disease is a concern for some.

01/13/2014

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Test For Alzheimer’s Disease

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – With more and more people being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease, doctors say it’s critical to identify problems with memory and thinking as soon as possible. A simple test could help spot the […]

01/13/2014

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