FLOOD WARNINGS

Flood Warnings Until Further Notice

The Muskegon river at Croton Dam measures by reference markers at 13.1' and is forecast to crest at 13.3'.  Major flooding will continue.  The structural integrity of the Dam remains, which is very good news.  Remember, flood stage is 9.0'.  

FLOOD WARNINGS remain along the Rogue river below Rockford and the White river above Whitehall.  The White river has already crested and will begin falling.  The Rogue sits at 8.0', which is flood stage, and should rise to 8.3'.  

Stay with wwmt.com for the latest flooding updates!   

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Vitamin E may slow Alzheimer's disease progression

Updated: Wednesday, January 1 2014, 02:27 PM EST
Vitamin E may slow Alzheimer
(AP) - Researchers say that vitamin E might help slow the progression of mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease.

In a study of more than 600 older veterans, high doses of the vitamin delayed the decline in daily living skills, such as making meals, getting dressed and holding a conversation, by about six months over a two-year period.

It's the first time any treatment has been shown to alter the course of dementia at that stage. Current Alzheimer's medicines just temporarily ease symptoms.

Doctors say people should not rush to take vitamin E without discussing its possible risks with a doctor.

The Department of Veterans Affairs sponsored the study. Results were published Tuesday by the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Vitamin E may slow Alzheimer's disease progression
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