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12 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Older People Sleep Less. Now We Know Why.

It's long been known that the older you get, the less you sleep. There are many proposed reasons for why this happens, and they include new medications, psychological distress, retirement or simply the theory that the elderly need less sleep. But a new study from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and University of Toronto researchers offers, for the first time, ...

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AUG 19, 2014 - UPI

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Vitamin D deficiency doubles risk of dementia

Brooks HaysEXETER, England, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Elderly that don't get enough vitamin D have a heightened risk of developing Alzheimer's disease according to new research conducted in the United Kingdom.

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AUG 10, 2014 - Huffington Post

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8 Reasons You Should Learn To Love These Under-Appreciated Animals

"If you are not a horse person, it might be hard to understand why some people love their horses so much," writes HuffPost blogger, bestselling author and relationship expert Margaret Paul, Ph.D. "There is something about a horse's energy that creates a powerful shift in me. Whenever I'm at all tense, I have only to hug Stryder and I can ...

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AUG 06, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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New York teen wins $50,000 prize for invention aiding Alzheimer's patients

A New York teenager whose grandfather suffers from Alzheimer's disease won a $50,000 science prize for developing wearable sensors that send mobile alerts when a dementia patient begins to wander away from bed, officials said on Wednesday. Kenneth Shinozuka, 15, who took home the Scientific American Science in Action Award, said his invention was inspired by his grandfather's symptoms, which frequently ...

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AUG 05, 2014 - Washington Times

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Hawaii creates plan to address Alzheimer's disease

HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii has created a plan to address Alzheimer's disease and dementia which includes a goal to prevent both by 2025. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (http://bit.ly/1ocDQI9 ) reports the plan was released Monday. The plan helped the state Executive Office on Aging get a $50,000 grant. ...

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