ALZHEIMER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ALZHEIMER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Rolly: Combative candidate Cook now a tender caregiver http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57754525-90/cook-camille-merrill-wife.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57754525-90/cook-camille-merrill-wife.html.csp">Rolly: Combative candidate Cook now a tender caregiver</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T10:11:59.457-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 10:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Merrill Cook’s obsession with politics transformed the Harvard MBA graduate into a caricature of himself, running for public office 13 times in the past 30 years and almost always losing. He also led six initiative drives — three to limit taxes, another to end the sales tax on food, one to impose term limits and one to require employers to verify their workers’ citizenship status. During those times — stressful campaigns, the heartbreaking losses, the teasing from the news media and other polit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57754525@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:11:59 MDT Intermountain Alzheimer’s surge will challenge women http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57667428-78/alzheimer-utah-percent-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57667428-78/alzheimer-utah-percent-women.html.csp">Intermountain Alzheimer’s surge will challenge women</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-20T10:29:43.741-06:00">Updated Mar 20, 2014 10:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Intermountain West can expect big surges in the percentage of residents over age 65 with Alzheimer’s disease — and a new report says women face the greatest impact. A woman in her 60s faces a 1 in 6 chance of developing Alzheimer’s, according to 2014 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures, released Wednesday. Her breast cancer risk is 1 in 11. Almost two-thirds of the Americans with Alzheimer’s today are women. And there are 2.5 times more women than men caring around the clock for someone wi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57667428@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Mar 2014 10:29:43 MDT Watch Seth Rogen give a moving and hilarious speech about Alzheimer’s Disease http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57613120-223/alzheimer-disease-rogen-quot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57613120-223/alzheimer-disease-rogen-quot.html.csp">Watch Seth Rogen give a moving and hilarious speech about Alzheimer’s Disease</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jillian Sederholm </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Digital First Media</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T09:15:02.05-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Actor Seth Rogen took his personal experience with Alzheimer’s to Capitol Hill Wednesday, to help highlight the economic impact of Alzheimer’s disease on families. &lt;freeform&gt; &lt;script data-hide-title=”true” data-hide-byline=”true” data-hide-footnotes=”true” data-hide-embed=”true” type=”text/javascript” src=”http://cdn.spundge.com/embed/stories/14551/”&gt;&lt;/script&gt;&lt;noscript&gt;&lt;h1&gt;Watch Seth Rogen give a moving and hilarious speech about Alzheimer&#39;s Disease&lt;/h1&gt;&...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57613120@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 09:15:02 MDT