Archive for Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer’s – Early Detection Makes a Difference

  Recently,  Suzanne Holman International became a member of the Alzheimer's Association Early Detection Alliance.  It's an honor to have our company be part of this group that is helping to spread awareness of Alzheimer's disease.   The goal of the Alzheimer's Early Detection Alliance is to educate everyone about the major warning signs of [...]

National Alzheimer’s Project Act: Time Sensitive Senate Vote

I received this email from the Alzheimer's Association minutes ago… Today, Congress took a critical step toward addressing Alzheimer's disease, the public health crisis of the 21st century. In January, the baby boomer generation will begin to turn 65, entering the years of greatly increased risk for Alzheimer's. One in eight baby boomers, or 10 [...]

World Alzheimer’s Day September 21

Join the world on September 21, 2010. September 21 is World Alzheimer's Day – It's a day when the Alzheimer's Association joins with organizations and people around the globe to raise awareness about Alzheimer's and its impact on our families, communities and nations. Today, 35 million people worldwide are affected by Alzheimer's and related dementias, [...]

Cell Survival Depends On Alzheimer’s Gene

Known as the Alzheimer’s Gene, Presenilin 1 Gene actually enables cells to digest toxic proteins.  Scientists have found that this gene enables neurons to clear away toxic proteins. National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health, did a study that shows the presenilin 1 (PS1) gene as essential to the function [...]

Alzheimer’s is focus on Dr. Oz today, Jan 14

The Alzheimer’s Association alerted me that Dr. OZ  was having a show focusing on Alzheimer’s today.  It will be interesting to see what he covers.  I’ve read articles he has written about the disease.  He seems very knowledgable. One phase of my business is working with professional women who have a parent with Alzheimer’s.  I’ve [...]

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