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‘Lawrence Of Arabia’ Actor Omar Sharif Battling Alzheimer’s Disease

Legendary “Lawrence of Arabia” actor Omar Sharif is battling Alzheimer’s disease, his agent Steve Kenis confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday.

05/25/2015

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Report: Hostile Workplace For Female Professors At UCLA Alzheimer’s Center

An investigation at the University of California, Los Angeles, medical school found that female professors at its Alzheimer’s disease research center worked under hostile conditions.

04/19/2015

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Public’s Help Sought To Locate 74-Year-Old Man Reported Missing In East LA

Police sought the public’s help Thursday to locate a 74-year-old man who has been reported missing.

04/16/2015

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UCLA Study: Simple Blood Test Could Be Developed To Diagnose Alzheimer’s

A study has found the first evidence suggesting that a simple blood test could be used to diagnose a patient with Alzheimer’s disease, UCLA researchers reported Thursday.

03/12/2015

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Maria Shriver Launches ‘Wipe Out Alzheimer’s Challenge’ To Empower, Educate Women

Maria Shriver is on a mission to educate women about Alzheimer’s disease and talked to CBS2’s Pat Harvey about her movement to do just that in a one-on-one interview.

03/12/2015

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Authorities Searching For 79-Year-Old Windsor Hills Man

Authorities are looking for a 79-year-old man who suffered from Alzheimer’s disease and other conditions and has been missing since Friday afternoon.

12/27/2014

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83-Year-Old Man Diagnosed With Alzheimer’s Reported Missing In LA

Detectives sought the public’s help Wednesday in locating a 83-year-old man who was reported missing earlier this week.

CBS Los Angeles–12/24/2014

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Exclusive: ‘The Fifth Dementia’ Band Pairs Teen Musicians With Alzheimer’s Patients

Students at Windward High School are building bonds and making music with elderly Alzheimer’s patients in a band called “The Fifth Dementia.”

12/19/2014

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‘Get Home Safe’ Bracelets Program Is A Tribute To Riverside Man’s Late Wife

For Rich Gardner, the city of Riverside’s “Get Home Safe” program is a timeless tribute to his late-wife Debbie.

10/17/2014

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Seth Rogen, Lauren Miller’s ‘Hilarity For Charity’ Raising Awareness Of Alzheimer’s

The 3rd annual Hilarity for Charity event kicked off Friday evening at the Hollywood Palladium with an 80s prom theme.

10/17/2014

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Groundbreaking Study On Alzheimer’s Disease Taking Place At UC Irvine

A groundbreaking study focusing on Alzheimer’s Disease is taking place at UC Irvine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2014

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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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