National Opinions

National Opinions

Doctors need better training to diagnose Alzheimer’s early

As a neurologist with the UCSF Memory and Aging Center, I have dedicated my professional career to helping patients and families cope with the devastating effects of Alzheimer’s disease. Early diagnosis is the single most effective step to help patients, but more than half of all people living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias have not been diagnosed.

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Highlights of Buhach Colony's 34-27 win over Golden Valley

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Highlights of Buhach Colony's 34-27 win over Golden Valley 2:54

Highlights of Buhach Colony's 34-27 win over Golden Valley

Chowchilla shuts out Los Banos 3:18

Chowchilla shuts out Los Banos

Merced family fights for justice 10 years after unsolved slayings 1:20

Merced family fights for justice 10 years after unsolved slayings

Kids get fire safety tips in visit to station 0:43

Kids get fire safety tips in visit to station