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Don't Let This Happen To You! - Vote For Democrats: Catscan of brain with Alzheimer's Shelley Emling, describes ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 133 comments on Thu Mar 20, 2014 at 12:40 PM PDT with 251 Recommends
Joe Hendrix unnecessarily killed a sick old man who presented absolutely no threat to him, and he is getting away with it because he can say he was scared and the state of Georgia can't prove ...
by wtayscue
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 08:41 PM PST with 26 Recommends
OK, this hasn't actually happened yet, but I'm thinking it's just a matter of time now that Maher has adopted the "blame people who worked all their life, paid their Social Security INSURANCE ...
by thumbunny
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Feb 12, 2014 at 02:59 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Our several posts about FDA actions against 23andMe caused, while often one-sided, emotional and heated conversation. So we decided to do a more extended posting hoping that it will explain ...
by ScrewedByLawyer
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Dec 26, 2013 at 08:23 AM PST with 0 Recommends
In the State of New Jersey getting a Driver License is not easy. Graduated steps for the young are real. Forbidding Mother's driving privilege was a challenge. I begged the local constabulary to ...
by aoeu
Comment Count 29 comments on Wed Nov 27, 2013 at 11:17 AM PST with 22 Recommends
2013 was a very tough year for me. It was wonderful that in January that my second grand baby was born and I got to go out and visit.(she was healthy even tho Dr.s were afraid) What a wonderful and ...
by woodtick
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Nov 26, 2013 at 05:51 PM PST with 67 Recommends
I grabbed our jar of peanut butter from the fridge and stared at it nervously for a few moments. I can be a bit of a hypochondriac you see. Finally, with some trepidation but steely determination, ...
by pajoly
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Oct 09, 2013 at 11:17 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
I have two reminders and one anecdote for you tonight, and - in true "bury the lede" fashion - I'm gonna start with the anecdote. Many of you have read my posts about caregiving, Alzheimer's Disease,
by GreyHawk
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Aug 13, 2013 at 08:29 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
DK Quilt Guild: A place for quilters to gather, share ideas, projects, and to make the world a better place, one quilt at a time. Join us and share your thoughts, projects, questions, and tips. ...
by pucklady
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Jul 21, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Days of the week are not exactly obvious. I have delivered a million newspapers. Saturday was thin and Sunday arrived in two sets of bundles. Saved wear and tear on Union trucks. Now the Sunday ...
by aoeu
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Jun 14, 2013 at 12:31 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Alzheimer's, already the sixth leading cause of death in the nation, is a serious and growing problem : The number of deaths from strokes and heart disease is down more than 30 percent over the ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jun 10, 2013 at 02:30 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Fluoridation, the addition of fluoride chemicals into public water supplies, began 68 years ago promising to eradicate tooth decay, lower dental bills, and put dentists out of business. Instead, ...
by SamSuite
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Jun 05, 2013 at 03:43 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
His memory started slipping in his fifties. Early Alzheimer's. He got it from our dad. What kills me is he was so devoted to learning. He studied & became a rocket scientist. He overcame all the ...
by x
Comment Count 38 comments on Wed May 08, 2013 at 03:47 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
24/7/365 with less than half the leave the Army granted me as an obviously decent thing. Mother is clean, warm, dry, content, happy, and safe. My concern, day to day, is her mood and it remains ...
by aoeu
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Apr 07, 2013 at 02:08 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
A way to "wash out" Alzheimer's disease? Possible breakthrough research must be supported by guarding the National Institutes of Health funding... A research-supporting President is in office now-- ...
by diverdonreed
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Nov 16, 2012 at 05:19 PM PST with 66 Recommends
There is now strong evidence that Alzheimer's could be caused by the very same choices that cause type 2 Diabetes; poor diet loaded with fat, sugars and salt. The brilliant George Monbiot writing ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 67 comments on Tue Sep 11, 2012 at 06:35 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
There is a diary on the rec list that asks whether or not Mitt Romney has Alzheimer's Disease. No evidence whatsoever, just "asking questions" that Glenn Beck and Bill Frist would be proud of. I am ...
by Matt Z
Comment Count 227 comments on Wed Aug 01, 2012 at 02:09 PM PDT with 358 Recommends
Alzheimer's is no laughing matter and this Diary is not meant to be funny. I seriously wonder if Romney has Alzheimer's. In my opinion, he is showing the signs of a person who is in the early ...
by TeamSarah4Choice
Comment Count 370 comments on Wed Aug 01, 2012 at 04:17 AM PDT with 180 Recommends
From The David Pakman Show here's a clip of Mitt perplexed by what to call that "chocolate goody" sitting in front of him at a diner (where presumably he's at to show he's just one of the "people"--...
by Williston Barrett
Comment Count 108 comments on Tue Jun 12, 2012 at 05:38 PM PDT with 49 Recommends
Scottie's quilt, basted for quilting As you may remember, woodtick is caring for her mother who has Alzheimer's. Her mother's disease has progressed to the point that she is very difficult to ...
by Sara R
Comment Count 66 comments on Sun Mar 04, 2012 at 05:47 PM PST with 46 Recommends