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"Still lie the sheltering snows, undimmed and white;
And reigns the winter's pregnant silence still;
No sign of spring, save that the catkins fill,
And willow stems grow daily red and bright.
These are days when ancients held a rite
Of expiation for the old year's ill,
And prayer to purify the new year's will."
Helen Hunt Jackson, A Calendar of Sonnet's: February
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Alzheimer's

BubblyBubbly Nightingale Posts: 29,833 ✭✭✭✭✭✭
What is the correct pronunciation of the word "Alzheimer's" that is a mental disease? I have heard two to three pronunciations of it.

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  • mheredgemheredge Wordsmith Here and therePosts: 24,112 mod
    @bubbli you can hear the American and the British pronunciation of the word here: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/Alzheimer's.
  • BubblyBubbly Nightingale Posts: 29,833 ✭✭✭✭✭✭
    I already heart it! but I got my answer. All pronunciations are correct!:)
  • mouhamedwallaamouhamedwallaa Posts: 38 ✭✭
    google can say it to u correct
  • SairaSaira Posts: 566 ✭✭✭
    Alzheimer's disease accounts for 60%to70% of cases of dementia.It is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that usually starts slowly and gets worse over time.The most common early symptom is difficulty in remembering recent events(short term memory loss)
  • SairaSaira Posts: 566 ✭✭✭
    Alzheimer's disease accounts for 60%to70% of cases of dementia.It is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that usually starts slowly and gets worse over time.The most common early symptom is difficulty in remembering recent events(short term memory loss)
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