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Interested in keeping up-to-date with what's happening at the Central and Western Virginia Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association? 

Hear the latest Alzheimer's disease news from our Chapter live each Tuesday on WCHV -Charlottesville's News Talk at 107.5 & 94.1 FM with host Joe Thomas at approximately 7:40 a.m.

You can also hear us at approximately 8:55 a.m. on Thursdays during our live "Minding Your Memory" segment on 1070 WINA NEWSRADIO  in Charlottesville.

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UVA School of Medicine Launches Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Website for Physicians and Health Care Professionals-07/11/2010

Creative Pursuits Helping Alzheimer's Caregivers (article in November 27, 2011 Charlottesville Daily Progress)

Research News




Are you a caregiver for someone with a disabling condition such as Alzheimer's? Do you feel overwhelmed? You may be putting your own health at risk.

Take our Caregiver Stress Check and then get resources that can help.  

The Caregiver Stress Check was launched in November, 2008 as part of National Caregivers Month.


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