Dementia

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Alzheimer’s Patient Accused In Lakewood Killing May Never See Trial

The case of an 87-year-old Alzheimer’s patient accused in the deadly beating of a fellow assisted living resident highlights the challenges of prosecuting someone with the unpredictable mental disease.

02/25/2015

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Expert: Alzheimer’s Beating In Lakewood Shows Disease’s Unpredictability

Mental health experts say the case of an 87-year-old Alzheimer’s patient suspected of killing his roommate at an assisted living facility in suburban Denver is rare and shows the difficulty of caring for those with the unpredictable disease.

02/25/2015

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‘Lots Of Things Went Wrong': Vet’s Treatment Draws Senator’s Scrutiny

Accusations of botched treatment of a military veteran have drawn the attention of Sen. Michael Bennet, who has asked for an investigation into the vet’s care while at a Colorado VA facility.

12/18/2014

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Body Determined To Be That Of Missing Fort Collins Man

The coroner in Larimer County has identified a body found Monday as that of a man who went missing for more than a week in Fort Collins.

07/16/2014

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Fort Collins Police Looking For Man With Dementia

Police in Fort Collins are asking for help finding a 64-year-old man who suffers from dementia.

07/07/2014

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Experts: Prepare For Big Increase In Those Who Suffer From Dementia

Those who study aging say we should prepare for a big increase in those who suffer from dementia. With older people living longer it could be a burden on caregivers.

12/06/2013

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Denver Police Locate Missing Man

Police in Denver found the man they were looking for who was suffering from dementia.

08/07/2013

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