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Lewy and My Dad: My Dad’s Diagnosis of Lewy Body Dementia

By Katie Kelly The first time that I noticed something was wrong with my dad was when he started forgetting the names of family members. My mother noticed it when my dad started mumbling things about missing deliveries and repeating odd things. My sister Kim first noticed something was off when our dad started bringing memories up from years ago.... Read More

Q&A: Coordinator of Pittsburgh Walk to End Alzheimer’s gives weekend details

By Wyatt Cree, Point Park News Service: Pittsburgh’s 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s is scheduled for this weekend on Saturday, Oct. 24 beginning at 8:00 a.m. at Heinz Field. After the opening of the event, the two-mile walk will follow at 10 a.m. Coordinator Abby Smith said the Pittsburgh teams have already raised $280,000. The Alzheimer’s Association’s mission is to... Read More