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Dr. Bret Osborn, neurosurgeon & author (Source: CBS4)

Focus On South Florida: Keeping Dementia At Bay

Alzheimer’s is a growing problem nationwide. In Florida the prevalence of the disease in Florida is forecast to increase from 49 percent to 81 percent between now and 2025.

06/09/2014

Homer Cox, 85. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Gardens PD Locate Missing Elderly Man

Miami Gardens officials need help locating an elderly man with dementia who was last seen Friday.

CBS Miami–05/30/2014

(Source: AP) A cross-section of a brain

Study Links Contact Sports And Brain Damage

Researchers at Boston University have found evidence that years of blows to the head in football and other sports leads to a distinct pattern of brain damage can eventually turn into dementia.

CBS Miami–12/03/2012

alzheimers

I-Team: Women, Hormones and Alzheimer’s: The Missing Link?

The link between the hormone estrogen and Alzheimer’s could be the key to unlocking the mystery of this debilitating and frightening disease in women. The I-Team gets the facts from the top experts.

CBS4–05/10/2011

(Source: AP) A cross-section of a brain

Brain Matters Targets Alzheimer’s

A new case of Alzheimer’s disease is diagnosed every 70 seconds in America. South Florida is ground zero for the disease and that’s why one of the largest private facilities to treat it is here in the area.

CBS4–03/02/2011

Neil Rogers

Neil Rogers Sendoff Raucous, In Character

It was a raucous sendoff for a South Florida radio icon that some called a “god”.

CBS4–01/08/2011

Neil Rogers

Radio Host Neil Rogers Dies

Longtime South Florida radio host Neil Rogers died Friday morning at 8:30 a.m. at the age of 68, according to CBS4’s Jim DeFede

CBS4–12/24/2010

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