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Clinic answers elder law questions

...reevaluate her own family's legal situation as different scenarios come up, including the fact that her husband has Alzheimer's disease. "He has a lot of serious medical issues, and it causes questions to come up," Joyce said. It is never too...
Support funding for Alzheimer's research

In 2015, there are more than five million Americans living with Alzheimer's disease, including 6,400 in Alaska. In addition, there are 15.7 million Americans caring for someone with Alzheimer's or another...
Op-ed: Jimmy Carter's peace

When Ronald Reagan announced in November 1994 he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, even some of his most ardent political opponents paused to wish him well.It was the same last Thursday when former President...
Helen Dorothy Logan Allen

Helen (Dorothy) Allen Logan died on August 10, 2015 in Fallbrook, CA of complications from Alzheimer's Disease. She was born on February 3, 1924 in Staten Island, New York. Sister to Clark, William and John Allen, she was the daughter...
Health tip: Eat fruit daily

Fruit offers a great source of antioxidants, which may help prevent cancer, cardiovascular disease, Alzheimer's disease and macular degeneration. The berry family - blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, strawberries and cranberries...
Time to take a look at the world around us

My dear old mom came to live with my wife Faith and I a few years ago. After living with Alzheimer's disease for eight years she no longer could live by herself. We take her shopping and out to a restaurant on a regular basis. If you...

...was as jarring as the announcement that the 70-year-old Bowlen was giving up control of the team because of Alzheimer's disease."This place will never be the same," a choked-up general manager John Elway said. "... It's going...
State Expert: Peninsula population older than rest of Alaska

...first senior summit included talks on issues important to seniors, such as state senior services, addressing Alzheimer's Disease and dementia, and the impact of retirement on Alaska's workforce. Businesses providing services to seniors...

...legislation on Monday.The program would resemble one that Schumer said has successfully kept track of people with Alzheimer's disease using a computer-programmed alert system. That program signals police departments when someone wearing the device...
Mr. Alva Lynn Tubbs

...Alva Lynn Tubbs, 88, passed away Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 at Central Peninsula Hospital after a long bout with Alzheimer 's disease. No services are planned at this time. Alva was born on May 13, 1926 in Mangum, Okla. in a log cabin with...


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