Latest Alzheimer Society of Canada Stories

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...

2012-01-05 14:05:00

As a Champion Partner of the Alzheimer´s Early Detection Alliance (AEDA), Home Care Assistance is committed to Alzheimer´s education and outreach. Upper Arlinghton, OH (PRWEB) January 05, 2012 Home Care Assistance, North America´s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, announced today that, along with companies including Genworth, Starbucks, Intel and Pfizer, they are now a Champion Partner of the Alzheimer´s Early Detection Alliance (AEDA). The AEDA is a program...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.