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 Manteca's 37-13 win over Buhach Colony

Highlights of Manteca win over Buhach Colony, including 95-yard interception return for Buffaloes' James Thomas. (By Shawn Jansen/sjansen@mercedsunstar.com).
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Highlights of Manteca's 37-13 win over Buhach Colony 1:56

Highlights of Manteca's 37-13 win over Buhach Colony

Golden Valley's Isaiah Montanez talks about Cougars big win 1:49

Golden Valley's Isaiah Montanez talks about Cougars big win

Calaveras 25, El Capitan 7 2:47

Calaveras 25, El Capitan 7

MC Receiver Nih-Jer Jackson On The Team's Scrimmage With MJC 1:27

MC Receiver Nih-Jer Jackson On The Team's Scrimmage With MJC