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Researchers identify new neurological disorder linked to Alzheimer's
Check out this article in the Nov. 14 issue of Medical News Today
Action Alert!
Tell Congress funding for research should be a top priority!


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Blondes vs. Brunettes raises a record $167,000!
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Howard University to host Alzheimer's Awareness Game
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My brain can help wipe out Alzheimer's
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