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UM: Study Participants At Risk For Alzheimer’s Want To Know Their Fate

If you had a family history of developing Alzheimer’s disease, would you take a genetic test that would give you more information about your chances?

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2011

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Study: Eating Fish Reduces Risk Of Alzheimer’s Disease

A new study shows that people who eat baked or broiled fish on a weekly basis may be improving their brain health and reducing their risk of developing mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2011


Adeona Loss Grows, But Milestones Reached

Ann Arbor-based Adeona Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AMEX: AEN), a developer of medicines for serious central nervous system diseases, Monday reported its second quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, as well as updates since the beginning of the second quarter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2011


Adeona Announces Positive Alzheimer’s Subgroup Analysis

Ann Arbor-based Adeona Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NYSE Amex: AEN) Thursday announced positive findings based on further analyses from the clinical study evaluating its product reaZin along with near-term plans for its Alzheimer’s disease program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2011

11 Days Later, Birmingham Man Still Missing

The Birmingham Fire Department was searching Quarton Lake Tuesday evening for a man who has been missing since early September.


Police: Man Who Stabbed Wife Didn't Recognize Her

A Monroe man who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease is in jail after he allegedly stabbed his wife because he did not recognize her.


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Moderate amounts of caffiene may play a protective role against Alzheimer’s Disease and other brain disorders.


Caregiving And Alzheimer’s Disease

(CBS) In part two of the three-part series, “Alzheimer’s: A National Crisis,” CBS News Medical Correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton discussed some of the effects of Alzheimer’s on loved ones.