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Dementia

Loving through the pain

Loving through the pain

Matriarch stays strong in a family shadowed by early-onset Alzheimer's.

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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters on child abuse prevention, Campus Research Corp., dementia home care.

October 06, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…

Your guide to Tucson resources

How, where to get help for dementia patients and their families

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Finding hope when memories fade

Finding hope when memories fade

With no current cure, families enjoy the little things and push forward.

September 27, 2015 12:00 am Photos

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Most of us will age normally

Brain researcher says we all lose some memory as we age, but we gain some things as well

September 26, 2015 2:05 pmLoading…
UA researchers seek participants for Alzheimer's risk study

UA researchers seek participants for Alzheimer's risk study

Phase One of the study is a 10-minute online crowd-sourced test.

July 05, 2015 7:03 pm Photos

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Dementia, not criminal, behavior change; total weight loss

Dementia, not criminal, behavior change; total weight loss

Dr. Michael Roizen and Dr. Mehmet Oz answer readers' questions weekly.

February 22, 2015 7:38 pmLoading…
More Americans serving as home caregivers

More Americans serving as home caregivers

Senior care needs are changing; local efforts seek to ease family stress.

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Programs offer help you need to age gracefully

The main ingredient for aging well is being healthy.

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Center offers free program for memory-impaired seniors

Ten-week program at the Tucson Jewish Community Center begins in January.

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Putting your finger on dementia protection

Putting your finger on dementia protection

Keeping your cognitive powers humming can help protect your mind and body.

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TMC seeks mural artists for new elder center

TMC seeks mural artists for new elder center

A new short-term psychiatric center for seniors needs hopeful artwork.

August 17, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Missing vulnerable man found safe in Sells

Missing vulnerable man found safe in Sells

An elderly vulnerable man was found safe and unharmed in Sells today after he left his south side home Wednesday morning, and did not return.

December 19, 2013 5:30 pm

Memory decline may be earliest sign of dementia

BOSTON — Memory problems that are often dismissed as a normal part of aging may not be so harmless after all.

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Authorities find missing Tucson man in Phoenix

Authorities find missing Tucson man in Phoenix

John McCall, who was last seen Sunday, was found in Phoenix Monday night, police said.

June 03, 2013 11:37 am

Free Alzheimer's workshops in Tucson

Alzheimers experts have worked with Home Instead Senior Care to develop a person-centered care program for seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.

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Search on for missing Tucson man

Search on for missing Tucson man

Tucson police are looking for a 77-year-old man who has been missing from his north-side home since Tuesday.

April 18, 2012 12:02 pm
Prosecutors: Marana woman smoked oxycodone while breast-feeding

Prosecutors: Marana woman smoked oxycodone while breast-feeding

A 27-year-old Marana woman was indicted Thursday on charges she smoked a powerful pain reliever while breast-feeding her infant daughter, neglected her three children and stole more than $13,000 from an elderly dementia patient.

March 01, 2012 2:14 pm

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