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Latest Alzheimer's Association, Central New York Chapter Stories

2011-12-16 05:00:00

Employees at Emeritus Senior Livingâs 485 communities showed their commitment to seniors by holding hundreds of fundraisers across the nation to support the 2011 Alzheimerâs Associationâs Walk to End Alzheimerâs. Funds raised total $404,602 â“ exceeding last yearâs total by more than $130,000 â“ to help build Alzheimer's awareness and fund care, support and research. Seattle, Washington...

2011-10-17 17:00:00

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging caregivers to address hearing loss in people with Alzheimer's disease during National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month in November. Unaddressed hearing loss can present an added, unnecessary strain on individuals with Alzheimerâs disease and also on caregivers who suffer from hearing loss themselves. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 17, 2011 The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging caregivers to address hearing loss in people...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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