January 25, 2015

Leuprolide Stabilizes Alzheimer's Memory Loss

OFF-LABEL ALZHEIMER'S:

Leuprolide is an FDA approved cancer drug. In a clinical Trial for Alzheimer's, it stabilized memory loss for a full year. This is the first time any therapy has done that. Find out more.

Group Walking Really Fights Dementia

VIDEO, ARTICLE & INFOGRAPH:

In 42 studies involving 2,000 people, walking groups were found to be one of the best and easiest ways to boost health and fight conditions such as dementia. See what walking groups are, why they work and how you can join one.

A Journey with No End

CARE BOOK OF THE WEEK:

This eye-opening story reflects a dementia caregiver's eleven years of love and devotion. Betty and her husband share a journey filled with unpredictable moments of laughter and despair. Betty helps us understand the reality of Alzheimer's, as well as the best coping mechanisms she developed. Thank you, Betty, for sharing your journey with us.

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January 24, 2015

Alzheimer's & Vitamin E

VIDEO + ARTICLE:

See how vitamin E may slow down Alzheimer's. Read how it can decrease caregiver burden. Learn how vitamin E eases problems with daily activities in dementia. This includes shopping, preparing meals, planning and traveling.

January 23, 2015

'It Took Losing My Mind to Care About My Mind'

DRAMATIC VIDEO & ARTICLE:

Super Bowl Champ Ben Utecht testified about his dementia before the U.S. Congress. Football causes a type of dementia called CTE, and Ben got it at the young age of 29. See how it has changed his life and what he hopes to do to tackle all forms of dementia.

January 22, 2015

Early Diagnosis Keeps Life from Unraveling

50% of dementia cases go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed, losing precious time when care and support can make a tremendous difference. Learn 4 advantages of an early diagnosis.

January 21, 2015

500 Alzheimer's Awareness Stickers

PRODUCT OF THE WEEK:

Lovely purple stickers are great for raising Alzheimer's awareness. Adds a personal touch to letters and envelopes. Perfect for Alzheimer's walks and fundraisers, it sticks to cards, flyers, even faces. Great for handouts and decorations. Easy to store and use.

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January 20, 2015

What Do Aricept, Exelon & Razadyne Do?

Teepa Snow VIDEO:

Teepa Snow describes Alzheimer's & dementia medications. She explores what they do and how they work, in plain English. See her explore Aricept (generic donepezil), Exelon (generic rivastigmine) and Razadyne (generic galantamine).

Dr. Zeisel Succeeds with Alzheimer's Therapy

Book Cover of "I'm Still Here"VIDEO:

Dr. John Zeisel, author of, "I'M STILL HERE, A New Philosophy of Alzheimer's Care", discusses his unorthodox, highly effective treatments for Alzheimer's. The therapy starts with "The Arts" and expands into a spectrum of activities. See it help patients, caregivers & families break through the barriers of Alzheimer's.

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