Latest Alzheimer Society of Canada Stories

2010-12-06 11:00:00

CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- With as many as 10 million U.S.

2010-11-18 09:15:00

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, America's biopharmaceutical research companies highlighted the 98 new medicines in the pipeline for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, either in clinical trials or awaiting FDA review.

2010-11-18 08:42:00

DALLAS, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Alzheimer's Awareness Month, The Potter's House and the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Dallas have joined forces to host a community symposium on Sunday, November 28th.

2010-11-09 08:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpine mountaineer and Alzheimer's disease advocate Alan Arnette will embark later this month to climb the 7 Summits, the highest peak on each continent.

2010-11-08 14:01:00

RESEDA, Calif., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In 1997, President Bill Clinton signed the first proclamation designating November as National Family Caregivers (NFC) Month. Since that time, NFC Month has been proclaimed by every American President.

2010-11-08 00:00:46

Stress Release for Alzheimer's Caregivers “Breaking the Silence: A Caregiver’s Voice” by Frances H.

Word of the Day
  • 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'.