From the Associated Press: Report suggests that 35 million people worldwide affected by Alzheimer's.
Stevens Point Journal: An article about Chris and Mary Kay and their speaking tour.
Alzheimer's news from the Alzheimer's Association
Alzheimer's news from Topix--a web site that aggregates links from a variety of sources.
All Things Considered: Azlheimer's Patients Struggle Without Insurance. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=106299147
Appleton Post Crecent: Chris Van Ryzan shares her story about living with and Alzheimer's diagnosis for 20 years and what it means to others. http://www.postcrescent.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2009906160519
WisconsinCW: A two-minute interview with Chris Van Ryzan and Mary Kay Baum about their book: Traveling with Hope, the documentary and their efforts to spread their message of hope. See the clip here on YouTube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2aAXTy3DNMY
CBS News: Early Onset Alzheimer’s On The Rise
CBS News correspondent Mark Strassmann visited one family coping with early-onset Alzheimer's (video and article).
guardian.co.uk: Terry Pratchet announces he has Alzheimer’s.
Discworld fantasy books author discusses his recent diagnosis. http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2007/dec/12/news.michellepauli1
Science Daily: Several articles on Alzheimer’s research including research about how soybeans may fight abnormal proteins involved in Alzheimer’s disease.
CNN: Brain scan may reveal risk for Alzheimer’s disease (article and video).
CNN’s chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains how brain scans may reveal how patients suffering from mild cognitive impairment are likely to progress to Alzheimer’s disease.
Daily Mail online: An article about new medical research that reinforces the case for treating Alzheimer’s patients early.