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Blood Sugar and Brain Health (Video)

Tags: #onememory, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, diabetes, memory, memory loss, Type 2 diabetes

Curbing your sugar intake could help keep your memory sharp.

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4 Tips for Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Tags: Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, caregiver

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be an emotional rollercoaster. An expert offers some pointers to help you deal with — and even appreciate — your situation.

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A Brush With Breast Cancer

Tags: #onememory, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, breast cancer, breast cancer awareness month 2012, breast exam, mammogram

In honor of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, we asked Cleveland Clinic caregivers about the memories they have that they wouldn’t want to lose. Katherine Lee, MD, remembers an early breast cancer diagnosis that saved her patient’s life.

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What One Memory Would You Save?

Tags: #onememory, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, Facebook, Twitter

In honor of Alzheimer’s Awareness month, Cleveland Clinic took to social media to ask a simple question: If you could hold onto one memory, what would it be? We asked, you answered.

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Lifestyle Changes Provide Stress Relief

Tags: #onememory, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, Alzheimer’s disease, Catalyst

Muriel Alexandrowski’s life is the epitome of stressful. To learn new strategies for coping, she turned to Cleveland Clinic’s Wellness Institute and, with some help, took back control of her health.

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November: Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Tags: #onememory, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, Alzheimer’s disease, brain, brain health, memory, memory loss

Learn about Alzheimer's prevention and treatment -- and find resources for families and caregivers. Also, learn about the #onememory campaign in honor of Alzheimer's patients and join the discussion!

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Alzheimer’s May Begin Early in Life

Tags: #onememory, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, memory

A breakthrough in Alzheimer’s research: study finds signs of the disease 20 years before diagnosis.

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Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

Tags: #onememory, AD, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, geriatric, geriatric health, memory, neuropsychiatrist, neuropsychological testing

It’s hard to pinpoint exactly how or when Alzheimer’s disease (AD) starts to take hold. If these symptoms surface, don't hesitate to get further assessment.

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New Imaging Detects Alzheimer’s More Accurately (Video)

Tags: #onememory, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid proteins, PET scan

A new tool helps doctors identify Alzheimer’s disease in early stages. Jeffrey Cummings, MD, comments.

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How to Talk to Kids About Alzheimer’s Disease

Tags: #onememory, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's awareness month 2012, Alzheimer’s disease, neuropsychologist

Alzheimer’s Disease is difficult for children to understand. An expert gives parents advice about explaining it.