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Alzheimer’s disease

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74-Year-Old Woman With Alzheimer’s Reported Missing In Harbor Gateway Area

Police are trying to find a 74-year-old woman who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease after her family reported her missing from the Harbor Gateway area.

06/19/2014

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Report: 60-Something Women More Likely To Develop Alzheimer’s Than Breast Cancer

A new report finds that women in their 60s are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease compared to breast cancer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/19/2014

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Los Angeles County Mortality Rate Declines 19 Percent Over A Decade

A report released Monday shows that Los Angeles County has outpaced the rest of the country in reducing its mortality rate over the past decade.

12/02/2013

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Police Search For Missing 74-Year-Old Man With Alzheimer’s

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in finding a missing 74-year-old man who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/14/2013

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‘Jeffersons’ Director, DGA President Jack Shea Dies At 84

Jack Shea, who directed “The Jeffersons” and other TV hits and was a three-time president of the Directors Guild of America, has died at age 84.

04/30/2013

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Orange County Woman Leaves $27 Million To Alzheimer’s Organization

Jim McAleer, the CEO of the Alzheimer’s Association Orange County chapter, is in disbelief after an act of charity from a woman he’d never met has given hope to thousands.

02/20/2013

‘Dear Abby’ Columnist Pauline Phillips Dies At 94

The woman behind the famed “Dear Abby” column, Pauline Phillips, has died following a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

CBS Los Angeles–01/17/2013

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Man, 83, With Alzheimer’s Goes Missing While Shopping In Chinatown

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating an elderly man with Alzheimer’s disease.

11/23/2012

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Cypress Man Fights Diagnosis Of Precursor To Alzheimer’s

A Cypress man is fighting his diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment, which doctors believe is a precursor to Alzheimer’s disease.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2012

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UC Irvine Aggressively Studying Alzheimer’s Disease

Doctors and scientists at UC Irvine are working on cutting edge research to help with the treatment and possible cure of Alzheimer’s disease.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/17/2012

Bok Dal Kang, 82, was last seen leaving her home in Hollywood on Sept. 7, 2012. (credit: Los Angeles Police Department)

Police Ask For Public’s Help To Locate Hollywood Woman, 82

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating an 82-year-old Hollywood woman with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

09/08/2012

Jose Salazar was last seen on Aug. 31, in the City of Signal Hill. (credit: Long Beach Police Department)

Long Beach Police Seek Public’s Help In Locating Missing Man, 82

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating an elderly man who may require medical attention.

09/03/2012

Police Searching For Koreatown Man, 88, With Alzheimer’s

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding an 88-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease who has been missing from Koreatown since Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2012

Ofelia Zapata (courtesy: Pasadena PD)

Police Search For Woman Who Disappeared From Pasadena Alzheimer’s Clinic

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating an Alzheimer’s patient who went missing in Pasadena Monday.

03/12/2012

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Legendary Performer Glen Campbell Opens Up About Alzheimer’s

One in eight people over the age of 65 suffers from Alzheimer’s Disease. Just a few months ago, Glen Campbell told the world he was one of them.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/10/2012

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