Alzheimer’s

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Students Create GPS Tracking Device For Special Needs Individuals As Part Of Assignment

A group of Costa Mesa students, using a teen with special needs as one of their inspirations, developed a GPS tracking device for children, Alzheimer’s sufferers, and others with disabilities as part of an assignment.

03/25/2015

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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

Jorge Correa, a 77-year-old Pasadena man, is missing. (credit: Pasadena Police Dept.)

Missing Pasadena Man, 77, Found Safe

He was found safe shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday.

03/08/2015

Ann Hampton is missing from the Pasadena area. (credit: Pasadena Police Dept.)

Pasadena Police Safely Locate Missing ‘At Risk’ Woman

The Padadena Police Department safely located a missing “at risk” woman on Sunday.

02/22/2015

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Man, 76, With Alzheimer’s Reported Missing In Menifee

Police are asking for the public’s help locating a 76-year-old man suffering from Alzheimer’s.

01/25/2015

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LA Times Film Critic Charles Champlin Dies At 88

The newspaper said Monday that Champlin died at his Los Angeles home on Sunday. He was 88.

11/17/2014

(L-R) Musicians Kimberly Perry of The Band Perry, Glen Campbell and Reid Perry of The Band Perry perform onstage at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Documentary Chronicles Singer Glen Campbell’s Battle With Alzheimer’s

He’s been a country star, a pop star, a television star and one of the most prolific singer-songwriters in American history – and now Glen Campbell is a symbol for the ravages of the Alzheimer’s Disease.

11/14/2014

Elaine Feely is missing. (credit: Pasadena Police Dept.)

89-Year-Old Woman Missing In Pasadena Found Safe

Elaine Feely takes medication for dementia and Alzheimer’s.

10/18/2014

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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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See-Through Organs Allow Researchers To See Trouble Spots Inside Body

Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease, Kidney Disease, Alzheimer’s and even some Cancers, may soon receive a tremendous enhancement after local scientists have discovered a way to make organs transparent.

08/11/2014

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Authorities Seek Couple Diagnosed With Alzheimer’s Disease Last Seen Monday

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to come forward if they have seen a couple from the Carson area believed to last have been seen Monday.

07/01/2014

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LAX Pylons Turning Purple Saturday In Honor Of Alzheimer’s Action Day

Alzheimer’s affects 5 million Americans, and 600,000 of them are in California.

06/21/2014

Nam Chung Woo is missing. (credit: San Bernardino County Sheriff's Dept.)

Family Concerned For 71-Year-Old Missing Loma Linda Man

Nam Chung Woo is considered a critical missing person.

05/10/2014

Victor Rubio is missing. (credit: LASD)

LA Sheriff’s Looking For Missing Man With Alzheimer’s

Victor Rubio was last seen driving a gold 2003 Honda Odyssey Van. The vehicle has a California license plate: #5DFY507

04/02/2014

Yong Hyan Kim is missing. (credit: LAPD)

LAPD: Missing Northridge Woman, 79, Found In Good Condition

The family of a missing 79-year-old woman is concerned about her whereabouts.

03/30/2014

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