National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month -- November 2011

November 2011
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;11/18/2011, Vol. 60 Issue 45, p1557
The article announces the celebration of the National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month in November 2011.


Related Articles

  • Neurodegenerative Diseases: Mechanisms and Therapies. Smith, Mark A.; Perry, George; Xiongwei Zhu; Haoudi, Abdelali // Journal of Biomedicine & Biotechnology;2006 Special Issue 2, p1 

    The article focuses on mechanisms and therapies for neurodegenerative diseases. It says that the 100th anniversary of the first case description of Alzheimer's disease provides an opportunity to reflect and appreciate how much more is left to do to resolve the health and social problem. It...

  • Alzheimer Society to commemorate the 100 years since Dr. Alzheimer first described the disease that bears his name.  // Canadian Nursing Home;Jun/Jul2005, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p24 

    Announces the plan of the Alzheimer Society of Canada to host a conference in Toronto, Ontario in 2006 in commemoration of the recognition of Alzheimer's disease by Dr. Alzheimer.

  • Even '96 is a Reagan year. Walsh, Kenneth T. // U.S. News & World Report;2/19/96, Vol. 120 Issue 7, p10 

    Opinion. Discusses a celebration of Ronald Reagan's 85th birthday. His battle with Alzheimer's disease and inability to remember much that happened during his eight years in the White House; Efforts of 1996 presidential contenders to claim Reagan's mantle, even though each is a pale imitation...

  • PHILANTHROPY. Haman, Kim // Orange County Business Journal;6/17/2013, Vol. 36 Issue 24, p12 

    The article offers information related to philanthropy in California. The 40th anniversary gala of Olive Crest Treatment Center on May 4, 2013 has raised $275,000 to support the programs of the group for at-risk youth and families. The 13th Annual "A Gathering of Friends Gala" held by the...

  • Untitled.  // Nursing Older People;Mar2004, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p4 

    This article reports that at the 25th anniversary celebrations of the Alzheimer's Society, Anne Robinson promised to donate £1 to the society every time she is rude to a contestant on the TV show she hosts, "The Weakest Link"

  • Remembering Bert. Uhlenbrock, Doug // Cincinnati Magazine;Jul2001, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p122 

    Recounts a United States journalist's visit to the Alois Alzheimer Center in Greenhills, Ohio. Major symptom of Alzheimer's disease; Estimated number of Americans afflicted with the disease; Philosophy of the center.

  • Easing the burden on Alzheimer's families.  // Aging;1986, Issue 355, p16 

    New York City's Alzheimer's Resource Center offers a comprehensive range of services for families and caregivers. Funded by the City of New York, the Center offers guidance on medical diagnostic centers, public benefits and entitlements, public education, legal and financial planning,...

  • Training respite workers for Alzheimer's ... Middleton, L. // Aging;1987, Issue 356, p24 

    Description of the Alzheimer's Disease in-home respite care pilot project to train respite care workers to provide at-home personal care at the Suncoast Gerontology Center at the University of South Florida. Review of the month-long training program and conclusions from families about the program.

  • NIA/AoA conferences on caregiving and support in Alzheimer's families.  // Aging;1989, Issue 359, p38 

    Lists 14 conferences which will be held in 1989 on caregiving and caregiver assistance in Alzheimer's families which are supported by the Administration on Aging and the National Institute on Aging.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics