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2013-07-16 23:23:37

GeriJoy will exhibit its virtual senior companion at Booth 17 at the Dementia Care event during the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) in Boston, MA on Wednesday, July 17th, 2013. The annual international conference will take place at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center this year, and will feature thousands of the world’s leading dementia researchers and their new discoveries and innovative ideas. Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 AAIC 2013 is the world’s...

Alzheimer’s Disease And Dementia Explored In New Studies
2013-07-15 18:11:26

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com- -Your Universe Online Alzheimer's disease affects millions of Americans and two new studies have uncovered interesting information about the disease. In one study of almost 500,000 French men and women, people who delayed retirement were found to have less of a risk of developing Alzheimer's or other types of dementia. In the other study of 3.5 million US military veterans, those diagnosed with cancer were less likely to have Alzheimer's and those who...


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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'