ARA In the News


Memory screenings: Could you be at risk for dementia or Alzheimer’s?

Anchorage (KTVA) – We go to the doctor for annual exams and to the dentist for cleanings, but have you ever thought about having a checkup done on your brain?

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Experts say planning ahead is essential to keep those with Alzheimer’s or dementia safe

Anchorage (KTVA) – The national Alzheimer’s Association states one in three seniors die with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, adding up to more deaths than breast cancer and prostate cancer combined.

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Alzheimer’s advocates say talking about when to stop driving is best done early

Anchorage (KTUU) – At Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska, advocates are asking a tough question: when is it time to take away the keys from a loved one suffering from dementia?

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How Alaskans can recognize a scam and avoid becoming a victim

Anchorage (KTUU) – In 2018, $500 million were lost to imposter scams — scammers pretending to be someone a victim knows or trusts and convincing them to send them money. It’s the biggest category of scams currently sweeping…

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