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ADDF and the AFTD Invite Scientists to Apply for FTD Biomarkers Grants

The Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (AFTD) invite scientists from academia…

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It Is What It Is FTD Film Earns Award

The AFTD’s 18-minute film that chronicles the lives of four families confronted with FTD, It Is What It Is, recently won…

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Siblings’ mission to help becomes clear

Writer Bill Zlatos reports on sister and brother Hayley and Matt Jameson, who recently created the Clear Thoughts Foundation for FTD…

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Comedy Central’s Nicole Savini Asks “What’s So Funny?”

What’s So Funny? Caregiving with a Smile By Nicole Savini For The Association for Frontotemporal Dementias As…

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Internet articles on FTD

AFTD has become aware of several articles circulating on the Internet that suggest haloperidol may be an…

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Disappearing Dave

Erin Anderssen of The Globe and Mail, Toronto, Ontario, reports on frontotemporal dementia and its impact on Dave…

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Aggressive Dementia in Your 30s? It Happened to This Mom

Alex Berg of iVillage reports on Tracy Mobley’s struggle with frontotemporal dementia as a young mother in Aggressive…

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Dementia That’s Neither Alzheimer’s Nor Easy

NPR Member Station Reports on Dementia That’s Neither Alzheimer’s Nor Easy Peter O’Dowd of NPR member station…

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Philadelphia Inquirer Details AFTD-Funded Research

Fruit fly genes yeilding clues to a deadly disease The article by Staff Writer Tom Avril (Philadelphia Inquirer,…

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NYT runs tribute by Elinor Lipman

Sweetest at the End By ELINOR LIPMAN Published: New York Times April 9, 2010 “Disease could have…

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