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2012-02-07 21:05:23

The Obama Administration today announced new efforts to fight Alzheimer´s disease, including immediately making an additional $50 million available for cutting-edge Alzheimer´s research. In addition, the administration announced that its Fiscal Year 2013 budget will boost funding for Alzheimer´s research by $80 million.  Today´s announcement also includes an additional $26 million in caregiver support, provider education, public awareness and improvements in data...

2012-01-21 08:00:00

The Administration looks to NACDD members to help chart a new course for Alzheimer's treatment. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 21, 2012 NACDD's members David Hoffman and Anita Albright entered the national spotlight this week for their contribution to the government´s advisory committee on Alzheimer´s Disease. Cited in the Seattle Times, Huffington Post, Salt Lake Tribune and CBS News, Mr. Hoffman and Ms. Albright have poured their time, energy and expertise into solving what has...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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