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Tuesday, October 16

Getting Family Together on Dementia Care

TEEPA SNOW - CARE TIP VIDEO:

When dementia hits, it challenges a family's ability to work as a team. See Teepa Snow role-play a way to make it work.

Can the "Forgetting Protein" Help Alzheimer's Remember?

MEMORY VIDEO + ARTICLE:

The Musashi Protein helps us forget what we don't need to remember. Can regulating it help Alzheimer's? See 60 Minutes explore turning off "forgetting". Read how it works.

Live in the Moment (From "Still Alice")

MOVIE CLIP & BOOK:

Alice Howland, happily married, 3 children, is a celebrated Harvard professor. She notices a forgetfulness creeping into her life. Diagnosis: early onset Alzheimer's. Heartbreaking and inspiring, see the film "Still Alice" capture in remarkable detail what's it's like to live with Alzheimer's. Learn about the struggles and how to better "live in the moment."

Monday, October 15

Vitamin D Deficiency Ups Dementia By 53%

VIDEO + ARTICLE:

In the largest study of its kind, not getting enough vitamin D turned out to double the risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer’s. See why supplements may not be the answer. Find out which foods to eat.

Mind & Melody

VIDEO:

Meet the young musicians taking on Alzheimer's through music!

Dementia 101 in 101 Seconds

VIDEO:

Understand dementia better. Get helpful insights and key facts.

Sunday, October 14

A Message That Rises Above Alzheimer's

POWERFUL & INSPIRED VIDEO + LETTER:

"The granddaughter of a conqueror" confronts Alzheimer's with clear passion, letting it know how boldly a loving family can rise above its challenge.

Cerebrovascular Disease, Alzheimer's & Vascular Dementia

VIDEO + ARTICLE:

What do arteries, veins and cerebrovascular health have to do with Alzheimer's? ( Cerebro-> brain. Vascular-> arteries & veins.)

President Trump Adds $425 Million to Alzheimer's Research

NEWS VIDEO + ARTICLE:

$2.34 billion in Alzheimer’s research funding for 2019 was signed into law by President Trump. The good news is that this tops last year’s research by $425 million, even exceeding standing national proposals.

What Alzheimer's Can Teach Us About Love

BEAUTIFUL FILM SHORT:

Teaching by doing is best. See how a teacher teaches love by giving to his mother with Alzheimer's. Watch one of the best lessons we can give our children.

It's Not Alzheimer's. It's Just MCI.

20% of people over 65 have mild memory and thinking problems that don't interfere with day-to-day life. Doctors call this MCI, short for Mild Cognitive Impairment. Find out more about what it is and what to do about it.

10 Signs & Symptoms of Lewy Body Dementia

Learn to spot Lewy body dementia (LBD). LBD is the most common type of dementia after Alzheimer's. Find out the symptoms that make LBD different.