| Aug 23, 2013
Deadline for submitting information to the Bulletin Board is noon Thursday. There is no charge for this service. Items run as space permits. Mail information to The Advocate-Messenger, P.O. Box 149, Danville, Ky. 40423- fax to (859) 236-9566 or call 236-...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:02 AM
PETOSKEY -- OsborneKlein, a financial advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services Inc., soon will host "Senior Day," a free seminar and lunch.
The event will run 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15 at North Central Michigan College's library...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Alzheimer’s Association will host “Making Sense of Memory Loss” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, at Edenton Retirement Community Library, 5800 Genesis Lane, Frederick.
The program is for anyone concerned about memory problems or...
| Jul 10, 2013
A new memory care facility for seniors with mild to severe cases of memory loss is being considered for a vacant lot in the southeast corner of Vernon Hills.
"We have long-term relations with many of the assisted living and independent living caregivers...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:49 AM
During his lifetime, Henry Molaison was a human anomaly: a world-famous man whose name nobody knew.
Until he died in 2008, Molaison was known worldwide simply as "H.M." "H.M." lost his ability to form, store and access new memories after a disastrous...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:30 PM
A veteran Chicago police sergeant mired in personal debt was arrested Monday on a charge that he attempted to extort a West Side liquor store employee by offering to look up police reports, license plates and other information in exchange for cash.
| Dec 19, 2012
New research has uncovered how manipulating levels of a brain neurotransmitter might help common memory and learning difficulties in multiple sclerosis.
Johns Hopkins University researchers said the results from their experiments, while very...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Anyone living with early-stage memory loss may attend a special program titled, "Living with Early-Stage Memory Problems" Tuesday, March 19, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Somerford House, 10116 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown.
This program is offered at...
| Mar 9, 2013
The silence in room 401 created peace and serenity.
Former Bears guard Revie Sorey suffered a massive stroke on March 25, 2012, leaving the once eloquent and enthusiastic community leader barely able to utter a word. I visited my rehabbing friend...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 7:47 AM
These days, when everyone is pretending to be busy all the time, and 5 Hour Energy makes billions in profit by selling liquid cocaine, you might think that sleep is no longer of the utmost importance. But as it turns out, sleep is more than just a thing...
| Feb 1, 2013
Every day at 3 p.m., Jim Copenhaver visits his 80-year-old wife, Ann, who lives at an assisted-living facility in Vernon Hills for those with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
"It's the highlight of my day," said Jim Copenhaver, 87, who...