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‘Golden Alert’ issued in Lexington for woman with dementia

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of 70-year old Shirley Kimelton should call 911.

New legislation to improve dementia care

Two recently passed bills aim to improve care for Alzheimer's and dementia patients.

New laws to aid dementia sufferers headed to governor

Training, state coordinator important, association says.

‘Golden Alert’ cancelled after missing woman found safe

88-year old Betty Witt was last seen in the 1600 block of Versailles Road on Tuesday afternoon, according to Lexington Police.

UPDATE: Casey County man found safe in Oak Ridge, Tenn.

Driving a red 2012 Ford Mustang.

UPDATE: Missing Montgomery Co. woman found safe

Montgomery County Emergency Management officials say Diane Clemons suffers from dementia and is insulin dependent.

UPDATE: Laurel County man with dementia found safe

Deputies say 85-year old James B. Thompson was found safe in Mercer County Saturday morning.

UPDATE: Golden Alert canceled, missing woman found safe

86-year old Virginia Ruth Gross was found safe 45-minutes after the Golden Alert was issued.

‘Golden Alert’ issued for Bourbon County man with Dementia

85-year old Billy Dale was last seen leaving his home Thursday morning in his red Ford F250 pickup truck with "Big Red" across the front windshield.

Golden Care Provider: A daughter’s love

Daughter takes pride in cold 'bur,' help for her 'queen'

UPDATE: Missing 85-year-old man found safe

85-year-old last seen Wednesday afternoon.

Missing 75-year-old woman found safe

She was last seen at her home in Lexington Monday morning.

Living with dementia; Residents make blankets

According to the Alzheimer's Association, every 65 seconds someone in the United States develops some form of dementia.

‘Golden Alert’ issued for missing Lexington man

Have you seen 85-year old Dwight Newton, of Lexington? He went missing Wednesday. He has early onset dementia and refuses medication and treatment, according to his family.

It seems like Alzheimer’s but peek into brain shows a mimic

Some people told they have Alzheimer's may instead have a newly identified mimic of the disease.

UPDATE: Golden Alert canceled for Lexington man

Police say 68-year-old Lawrence Smith was found Monday after a Golden Alert was issued.

Study: Kentucky has 2nd highest dementia-linked death rate in U.S.

The 24-7 Wall Street.com, an online financial news and opinion based company in Delaware has released a study that says Kentucky has the second highest dementia-linked death rate in the country.

UPDATE: Liberty man with dementia found safe

The Lexington Police Department has issued a Golden Alert for a missing man who has dementia and COPD. 

UPDATE: Missing Scott County man found

A missing Scott County man was found less than four hours after a Golden Alert was issued by Georgetown Police.

UPDATE: Missing Morehead man with dementia found safe

Morehead Police are looking for a missing man who they say has dementia.

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