Tag: alzheimer’s

Better with Age: In sickness and in health

By Susan Dolton As we approach Mother’s Day and a milestone in my own family – my mother’s 90th birthday in August – I am...

Seniors: Alzheimer’s disease is the nation’s sixth leading cause of death

By Cindy Leach Schelhorn “My grandma has dementia. She can’t read or play with us like she used to. It makes me sad. I want...

Seniors: City to hold conference for caregivers

By Debbie Luddington  Are you caring for a family member or loved one with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia or other medical problems? Is it a struggle at...

Updated: Police locate missing man with Alzheimer’s

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Police have found a missing man with Alzheimer's disease who went missing in the early hours of Friday morning. Jose Cruz,...

Letter to the Editor: Alzheimer’s crisis needs new governor’s attention

Since the start of the gubernatorial election many issues important to the people of Virginia have taken center stage, but one deserves more attention from...