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Tuesday, May 23

5 Smart Ways to Face Alzheimer's

Lady with Alzheimer's
VIDEO:

See how one lady faced the stigma of Alzheimer's and rose above its storm clouds. Learn why she continues to take part in her community and how she lives life with dementia to the fullest.

Robin Williams and the Science of Lewy Body Dementia

SCIENCE SHOW VIDEO:

Lewy Body Dementia is common, though not well known. Robin Williams brought unprecedented awareness to it. How did it affect him? Why didn't his doctors or family catch it? Science Show offers answers, dissecting what Lewy Bodies are and what they do to trigger dementia.

Just to Hold Her Hand

MUSIC VIDEO:

A beautiful song on living with Alzheimer's. Enjoy.

Monday, May 22

Alzheimer's & Vitamin E

VIDEO + ARTICLE:

Vitamin E may slow down Alzheimer's and ease caregiving, according to a JAMA report. See how vitamin E improved daily activities in dementia, including shopping, preparing meals, planning and traveling.

The Good News Is 80% of Strokes Can Be Prevented

VIDEO + ARTICLE:

It's National Stroke Awareness Month. Experts Offer Tips on How to Recognize and Prevent Strokes & Vascular Dementia.

The Heart Still Remembers

VIDEO:

Melvyn Amrine may not remember the details of his life since his Alzheimer's diagnosis, but he sure proved that his love for his wife transcends memory.

Sunday, May 21

Why More Skinny People Have Alzheimer's

Studies have found an association between Alzheimer’s and the low BMI of thin people. New findings suggest this is not a causal relationship. Find out more.

How Lewy Bodies Affect Life Expectancy

LEWY BODIES are proteins that cause Lewy body dementia, Parkinson's and related diseases such as "multiple system atrophy with parkinsonism" and "Parkinson's disease dementia". A new Mayo Clinic study helps patients who want to know the answer to a difficult question: “How long will I live?”

Diagnosing Dementia: Alzheimer's May Really Be Mini-Strokes

Memory problems are too quickly diagnosed as Alzheimer's. (In Alzheimer's, the culprit is amyloid-plaque in the brain.) New research shows a more common memory-culprit may be vascular dementia, caused by stroke, mini-stroke and high blood pressure. Learn the difference and why the right diagnosis effects therapy and treatment.

Friday, May 19

The Reel Truth: Senior's Home Abuse Caught on Camera

PREVENTING ELDER ABUSE VIDEO:

How trustworthy are care facilities? While care professionals tend to be outstanding, self-sacrificing, hard-working and compassionate, even one careless moment can quickly snowball into elder abuse. Watch this true story.

Thursday, May 18

5 Dementia Myths, 5 Dementia Insights

LIVING WITH ALZHEIMER'S VIDEO:

Terry Berry has early-onset dementia. See her bust 5 of the most common myths surrounding Alzheimer's & offers positive insights on living well with it.

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