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Press Releases 2006

December 18, 2006 Support Group Set for Adult Children of Persons with Dementia

November 17, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America Sets Standard of Excellence for Dementia Settings

November 13, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America to Hold National Memory Screening Day
Surveys Show Americans Often Ignore Concerns

November 7, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America CEO To Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

November 5, 2006 Unveiling of Alzheimer's Foundation of America Quilt to Remember Evokes Emotions
Quilt to be Taken on Tour across United States

November 1, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America Marks National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

October 18, 2006 Memory Screening Survey Shows Americans are Concerned About Memory Loss, Though Few Share Concerns with Others, even their Doctors

October 4, 2006 Young Professionals Embrace Alzheimer's Cause
Fundraiser Set for October 12 in New York City

September 26, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America to Host National Conference for Family Caregivers, Professionals

September 20, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America Set to Unveil Quilt to Remember
New York Debut Tied to 100 th Anniversary of Alzheimer's Disease

August 31, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America Dementia Care Training Series Gets Nod for Continuing Education Credits for Nurses, Social Workers

August 11, 2006 Edison Youngster Raises Awareness of Alzheimer's Disease
Efforts Support Alzheimer's Foundation of America

July 11, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America Showcases New Jewelry Line to Honor Caregivers

July 6, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America Addresses Needs of Spanish-Speaking Caregivers Bilingual Educational Materials and Counseling Available

July 31, 2006 Bipartisan Resolution Encourages Those with Memory Loss to Seek Evaluation and Diagnosis

June 12, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America to Host San Diego Conference for Family Caregivers, Professionals

May 11, 2006 Time, Pampering Make Great Mother's Day, Father's Day Gifts for Alzheimer's Caregivers

April 27, 2006 Houses of Worship Nationwide to Raise Alzheimer's Awareness
Educational Initiative Sponsored by Alzheimer's Foundation of America

April 12, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation Golf Outing to Honor Rhonda Brown of Jones Apparel Group

April 4, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America and The HealthCentral Network Develop Enhanced Internet Resources

March 21, 2006 Stigma and Denial Delay Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease by More Than Two Years on Average, According to New Nationwide Survey

March 9, 2006 Ice Skating Stars Champion Cause of Alzheimer's Disease
Special Performance to Support Alzheimer's Foundation of America

February 28, 2006 Dementia Caregivers Can Connect Weekly via Phone Support Network

February 22, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation of America and Sunrise Senior Living Collaborate to Meet Increased Needs of People with Alzheimer's Disease in Local Communities

February 15, 2006 Ice Skating Stars Champion Cause of Alzheimer's Disease
Special Performance to Support Alzheimer's Foundation of America

February 1, 2006 Alzheimer's Foundation Seeks Grant Applications for Innovative Care

January 10, 2006 Off the Ice: U.S. Olympic Hopeful Embraces Alzheimer's Cause
Champion Morgan Matthews Links with Alzheimer's Foundation of America



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