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Alzheimer’s

(credit: Dr. Dave Hnida)

Using Peanut Butter And A Ruler To Make A Diagnosis

We all like fancy and high tech when it comes to medical testing, but researchers have found a simpler way to hone in towards a diagnosis of early Alzheimer’s. As CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains, all it takes is a spoonful of peanut butter and a ruler.

10/11/2013

Harold "Larry" Hanson (credit: Lakewood Police)

Police Search For Missing Man With Alzheimer’s

Police in Lakewood are asking for help locating a missing man who has Alzheimer’s.

05/02/2013

Malcolm Whitman (credit: Denver Police Department)

Denver Police Need Help Locating Missing Elderly Man

Police said Malcolm Whitman, 79, was last seen Saturday at approximately 6:30 p.m. at the Walmart located at 38th Avenue and Quebec Street.

01/20/2013

Jan Chorlton and Barry Petersen (credit: CBS)

CBS Journalist Shares Story Of Wife’s Battle With Alzheimer’s

Barry Petersen, one of CBS News’ most experienced correspondents, lives in Denver and recently wrote a book about the struggle he shared with his wife who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease.

11/02/2011