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2008 News Archives
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December 04, 2008

State policymakers urged to prepare for Alzheimer epidemic

November 13, 2008

Life in the two-year Medicare wait period

November 06, 2008

C.A.R.E. Pharmacy Award winner announced

November 03, 2008

Gardening reduces stress for busy caregivers

October 31, 2008

Alzheimer’s Association launches interactive Caregiver Stress Check

October 27, 2008

Frontotemporal dementia included in Compassionate Allowances Initiative

October 17, 2008

Alzheimer’s disease awareness stamp now available

October 14, 2008

Alzheimer’s Disease: Early Detection Matters wins American Express Members Project

October 08, 2008

Husband seeks votes for Alzheimer’s Disease: Early Detection Matters project

September 29, 2008

Founding Association member Katzman dies

September 22, 2008

New study shows cognitive and social activity in midlife may reduce dementia risk in men

September 17, 2008

Holiday cards showcase work of artists with Alzheimer's

August 29, 2008

Memory Walk goes to Iraq

August 26, 2008

Stigma cited as top concern of people living with Alzheimer's disease

July 21, 2008

Alzheimer’s Association statement on a newly published study of Etanercept (Enbrel) for Alzheimer’s

July 15, 2008

Alzheimer’s Association statement on Silver Alert

June 30, 2008

Alzheimer’s Association statement on Phase III results for Tarenflurbil (Flurizan)

June 12, 2008

Alzheimer’s disease supersedes diabetes as sixth-leading cause of death in the United States

June 10, 2008

“Diminished Capacity” sheds light on Alzheimer's

May 14, 2008

Senate Special Committee Hearing on Alzheimer’s - Sandra Day O’Connor and Newt Gingrich testify

April 21, 2008

Two dozen new celebrities join the Alzheimer’s Association Champion awareness campaign

April 11, 2008

The Alzheimer's Association is proud to win 2008 Caregiver Friendly Award

April 07, 2008

Alzheimer's Association statement on the passing of Charlton Heston

March 25, 2008

Alzheimer's Association statement on release of Medicare Trustee Report

March 18, 2008

New report from the Alzheimer's Association: 2008 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

March 18, 2008

Alzheimer’s Association calls on presidential candidates to address looming epidemic

March 17, 2008

Alzheimer's Association continues Champions consumer awareness campaign with new ads

March 04, 2008

Where does Congress stand on healthcare issues?

February 15, 2008

Seniors eligible for $300 tax rebate checks

February 12, 2008

New survey shows African-Americans are concerned with heart health but unaware of link to brain health

February 04, 2008

Alzheimer's Association response to president’s Fiscal Year 2009 budget proposal

January 24, 2008

Alzheimer advocate competes for Miss America crown

January 22, 2008

“Away From Her” earns two Oscar nods

January 14, 2008

Julie Christie wins Golden Globe for “Away From Her”


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