September 21, 2014
Namenda® is a drug widely used to treat mid-stage Alzheimer's. The government is suing Namenda's manufacturer to stop them from discontinuing their current formulation. See why.
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Study after study shows healthy living can lower Alzheimer's risk. Apparently, people are listening. Today's healthier lifestyles have been accompanied by a drop in the rate of Alzheimer's. Watch The Wall Street Journal catch an interview with a new wave of adults changing their lifestyles to keep Alzheimer's away.
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How do we tackle Alzheimer's and dementia? How will patients, their caregivers and health care systems cope? Global entities, such as the OECD, are getting together to address these issues. See what international experts have to say in this engaging television interview.
Compelling and heartrending, this personal memoir chronicles the author's decision not to put her mother, who has Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, in "one of those homes", and relays the far-reaching consequences this choice has on her entire family. Detailing the challenges of reversing roles and learning to mother one's own mother, this refreshing and entertaining autobiography will help those struggling with their own decisions on eldercare in the home.
Carol holds back nothing, offering up hilarious moments alongside the poignant. This story will inspire and hearten anyone facing the challenges of caregiving, helping them face each day with purpose, joy, and hope.
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