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California Supreme Court Rules Caregivers Can’t Sue Alzheimer’s Patients

California’s highest court says people with Alzheimer’s disease are not liable for injuries they may cause their paid in-home caregivers.

08/04/2014

Vincent Silva, 81, suffers from Alzheimer's has been missing since Wednesday. (BCN)

San Jose Police Search For Missing 81-Year-Old Man Suffering From Alzheimer’s

San Jose police are seeking the public’s help in locating a man suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, a police spokesman said.

07/17/2014

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Alameda Woman Missing Since Saturday Found Safe

A missing Alameda woman suffering from the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease has been found and is safe.

12/29/2013

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Animal Update: Old Dogs With Dementia

September is World Alzheimer’s Month and many people may not know, animals can be affected by the disease as well.

09/02/2013

Willie Mays speaks at a ceremony for his 80th birthday before the San Francisco Giants against the Colorado Rockies at AT&T Park on May 6, 2011 in San Francisco. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Wife Of Giants Legend Willie Mays Dies At 74

The wife of Hall of Famer Willie Mays, Mae Louise Allen Mays, has died. She was 74.

04/19/2013

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Narsai David: Alzheimer’s Prevention Cookbook

Our food expert reviews The Alzheimer’s Prevention Cookbook: Recipes to Boost Brain Health, which includes the basics on the disease as well as the science behind it.

01/19/2013

Genentech in South San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

South San Francisco-Based Genentech Starts Clinical Trial On Alzheimer’s

Genentech is studying whether intervention can stop Alzheimer’s from developing in people genetically predisposed to the disease.

05/15/2012

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HealthWatch: Poetry Helping Alzheimer’s Patients, Families Cope

Bay Area families who struggle with the impact of Alzheimer’s disease are using poetry to help rekindle memories and create moments of joy for patients and families alike.

04/04/2012

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Body Found On Seashore Identified As Missing Hayward Man

A man who was found dead on Sunday night at the Hayward Regional Seashore has been identified as 85-year-old Toshio Kato, according to the Alameda County coroner’s bureau.

03/16/2012

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Elderly, At-Risk Hayward Man Missing For Days

An elderly, at-risk man has been missing for days after leaving his residential care facility in Hayward, according to police.

03/08/2012

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