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CONTACT: Melissa Lee, Office: 801.265.1944, Cell: 801.529.7948, Email: mlee@alz.org

 

Our e-news has a new, updated format that includes the most up-to-date information from both our national organization and our chapter. These weekly E-Newsletters will be emailed each Wednesday, showcasing national initiatives - the latest advances in Alzheimer's care, treatments, and research, local resources and community events and ways you can get involved.

LOCAL NEWS

 

 

Transportation advocacy project begins in St. George...  The Spectrum | 7.21.2016

Family caregiving...where we stand   AARP | 7.13.2016

42,000 Utahns expected to have Alzheimer's by 2025... SL Tribune | 6.16.16

Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month ABC4 | 6.13.16

Utah has higher Alzheimer's rates... ABC4 Utah | 3.31.16

Dementia Caregivers Support Group  Park Record | 3.8.2016

Caring for the Caregivers U of U Healthcare | 2.17.16

Booming Forward: Avoiding scams that target those with Alzheimer's FOX13 News | 2.12.16

More than memory: Early detection key to managing symptoms of Alzheimer's  Herald Journal | 2.1.16

Check Your Health: Caring for someone who has Alzheimer's   KUTV Channel 2 | 1.28.16

Utah Alzheimer's Association hires new director   Herald Extra | 12.31.15

Alzheimer's diagnosis projected to increase 50 percent in Utah Salt Lake Tribune | 1.4.16

Chatty older relatives may need to see a doctor Deseret News | 12.24.15

10 signs and symptoms of Alzheimer's disease Good4Utah | 12.23.15

Letter: Raise your voice for Alzheimer's funding Salt Lake Tribune | 12.20.15

Letter: Alzheimer's Research Deseret News | 12.17.15
How can you can help fight Alzheimer's disease  Good4Utah | 12.10.15

Detecting early signs of Alzheimer's KUTV 2 | 12.9.15

support those w Alzheimer's & their caregivers.  Salt Lake Tribune | 12.1.15

Residents asked to walk to end Alzheimer's The Spectrum | 11.9.2015

Walk to End Alzheimer's raises over $25,000 St. George News | 11.14.15

Community members step out to end Alzheimer's   St. George News | 11.13.15

10 signs and symptoms of Alzheimer's Salt Lake Tribune | 11.9.15

Residents...'Walk to End Alzheimer's' The Spectrum-St. George | 11.9.15

Ronnie Daniel, Lynn Meinor 10 warning signs of Alzheimer's  Good4Utah.com | 11.9.15

Alzheimer's disease will strain future Medicaid budgets KSL.com | 11.8.15

Report: Alzheimer's disease expected to strain future Medicaid  Deseret News | 11.6.15

Utah Valley Everyday Hero: Vern Gillmore Daily Herald | 10.22.15

Salt Lake Acting Co. explores impact of coping with Alzheimer's Salt Lake Tribune |  9.18.15

Family marches for "Grandma Boo"... KSL.com | 9.26.15

Residents remember loved ones with Alzheimer's.. Herald Extra | 9.26.15

Walk to End Alzheimer's in Utah County Good4Utah | 9/25/15

Letter to the Editor: Alzheimer's Awareness Deseret News | 8.3.15 |Stephanie Gallegos

New drug shows great promise for slowing Alzheimer's Deseret News | 7.22.15

Walk to End Alzheimer's wherever you live Midday News ABC4 | 7.27.15

Walking to End Alzheimer's & recognize caregivers, the unsung heroes Salt Lake Tribune | 7.27.15

Alzheimer's Walk an opportunity to learn and help Standard Examiner | 7.14.2015

Raise awareness any way you want for The Longest Day! Good Morning Utah ABC4 | 6.19.15

$300 million proposed to research Alzheimer’s   Standard Examiner | 6.17.15

10 Ways to Love Your Brain Good4utah ABC4 | 6.10.15

Alzheimer's funding needs to be a priority in Utah Letter to the editor-Ronnie Daniel | 6.7.15

Salt Lake Gallery Stroll: Art Access exploring Alzheimer's & Dementia Salt Lake Tribune.19.15

Communities can learn to help Alzheimer's residents who wander.  Deseret News | 6.3.2015

Communities can learn to help Alzheimer’s residents who wander.  KSL News| 6.2.2015

Report: Doctors avoid delivering Alzheimer's diagnosis | Standard Examiner| 3.29.15

Dramatic increase in Alzheimer's patients predicted in next 10 years | Deseret News |3.24.15

Julianne Moore wrestles with Alzheimer's in powerful 'Still Alice'  2.13.15

Lawmakers give initial nod to fund state plan to address Alzheimer's disease   2.5.15

Utah's plan for Alzheimer's needs attention, funding to make a difference  2.4.15

Disease that killed Becky Lockhart described as "Alzheimer's on steroids"   1.17.15

Utah's fight against Alzheimer's 1.20.15

Spouses become caregivers; a new way to love 11.29.14

Jill Crowell describes living with Early Stage Alzheimer's 11.2014

Caregivers receive education and support in Cedar City 11.11.14

Local resources for Caregivers during NADAM and National Caregiver Month    11.12.14

Honoring Unsung Heroes during National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month 11.5.14

Battling Alzheimer's Disease 10.9.14

Interview with Abby Bonnell on Feedback 8.21.14

Walk to End Alzheimer's on Good4Utah  8.27.14

Could Alzheimer's disease be prevented?  7.15.14

How to reduce the risk of Alzheimer's 

Mayor Ted Eyres hosts the Walk to End Alzheimer's Kickoff party in the Murray Council Chambers

Local team shares their activity for The Longest Day on Midday News

Reason to Hope Breakfast Fundraiser June 18, 2014

Ronnie Daniel is interviewed on Comcast Newsmakers

Interview with Abby Bonnell on Feedback KNRS

Alzheimer’s disease taking toll on Utah Women

Combative candidate Cook now a tender caregiver- Wife Camille Cook has Alzheimer’s disease

Grant awarded to Dr. Kathie Supiano to help dementia caregivers handle grief

Wife, caregiver says families living with dementia need support

Hot Rod Hundley has Alzheimer's disease

Nerve Cells are Ultra- Fast Recyclers

Rare gene discovered that doubles Alzheimer's risk

Old Photos Used to Treat Alzheimer’s Disease

Our View: Fund Research on Alzheimer's Standard-Examiner Editorial Board

Advocacy Forum in Washington April 22-24, 2013:

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Ankle Bracelets for Those with Alzheimer’s:

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Alzheimer’s Association 2013 Facts and Figures Report

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Advocacy Day in Utah

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