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Latest Alzheimer's Association, Central New York Chapter Stories

2010-11-15 15:29:00

Governor and Mrs. Patrick and other Champions Honored WATERTOWN, Mass., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alzheimer's Association announced today that Deval and Diane Patrick will be honored as Persons of the Year at its Annual Awards Celebration on December 8, 2010.

2010-11-05 07:24:00

TOLEDO, Ohio, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease can be overwhelming. In fact, according to the Alzheimer's Association, there are more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer's and as many as 10 million family caregivers.

2010-11-01 18:09:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) announced today that it is participating in National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month this November and is urging caregivers to address hearing loss in people with Alzheimer's disease.

2010-10-26 06:00:00

DALLAS, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Alzheimer's researchers say they are closer than ever to innovations that will advance the diagnosis and treatment of the best-known and most devastating form of dementia.

2010-10-05 23:01:00

Alzheimer's Association Offers Spanish Workshop on the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's To Address this Discrepancy CHICAGO, Oct.

2010-09-20 23:01:00

- Researchers Descend on Capitol Hill to Deliver Petition to Make Alzheimer's a National Priority and Increase Investment in Their Critical Work - WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-09-20 21:21:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tomorrow on World Alzheimer's Day, the Alzheimer's Association recognizes the efforts of the Obama Administration for bringing stakeholders to the table to begin an important dialogue on how best to address the Alzheimer epidemic.

2010-08-17 23:01:00

Alzheimer's Association and Researchers Double Goal for Petition Signatures Urging Lawmakers to Make Alzheimer's Disease a National Priority CHICAGO, Aug.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.