Wednesday, April 26
The Stable Isotope Labeling Kinetics (SILK™) blood test sees Alzheimer's years before signs appear. It shows how healthy brains clear Alzheimer's-causing amyloid-beta a number of times per day, while our ability to do so slows with age. Learn about this important advance for prevention, treatment and research.
Fight cerebrovascular disease to fight Alzheimer’s! ( Cerebro-> brain. Vascular-> arteries & veins.)
Tuesday, April 25
TEEPA SNOW presents the other side of dementia like no one else can. Learn what people with dementia hear when you talk, how they process your verbal cues and how to better adjust yourself to their reaction.
In a double-blind study, saffron spice beat out placebo in the treating symptoms of Alzheimer's. Try this healthy saffron chicken dish.
Monday, April 24
Can saffron really improve Alzheimer's? See the results of a full-blown double-blind randomized trial where saffron was added to a dementia diet.
Anxious or easy-going? Jealous or happy? The American Academy of Neurology tracked the moods of 800 women for 38 years. See the links they found between Alzheimer's and long-term behavior.
Sunday, April 23
M.I.T.'s Rendever takes dementia residents like Miriam Keith back to wonderful places no longer accessible to them. The technology sparks memories people have lost. It is perfect for dementia care, stimulating and lifting people into new worlds. See how it works.
Today's state-of-the-art in diagnosing Alzheimer's is the F18 PET Scan. See how it changed one man's life. Learn how 87% of patients who received an F18 scan made at least one change in their treatment plan.
- What Dementia Hears
- Why Visit When Memory is Gone
- 5 Communication Tips for Dementia Caregivers
- Antipsychotics Drop 20% If Focus is on What Dementia Residents CAN Do
- F18 Alzheimer's Scan Delivers Better Prescriptions & Fewer Tests
- Antibiotics Weaken Alzheimer's
- Virtual Reality Revolutionizing Dementia Care
15 Simple Things You Can Do to Know You Are Trying Your Best for Parents with Dementia or Memory Loss
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