July 29, 2015
Teepa Snow explains why Lewy Body dementia (LBD) poses special challenges to caregivers. Learn how LBD is different from Alzheimer's. See her demonstrate some of the unique stresses of caring for LBD.
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Excitement and Hope are 2 words not often heard in Alzheimer's clinical trials, but new results for solanezumab are generating quite a bit of both. Learn more.
Anesthesia appears to lead to faster deterioration of cognition, function and brain volumes in women than in men. Understand anesthesia's dementia-like effects on the brain. See 3 things you can do about it.
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In a set of 3 studies, see how exercise and sleep lowered Alzheimer's, while sitting around and watching TV resulted in significantly worse brain health.
Memory-challenged adults crave engagement in straightforward, enjoyable activities, like the ones in Through the Seasons. Stimulating and enhancing communication, the book is a great break in daily caregiving routines. The activities are easy and fun for people with dementia as well as caregivers. They rely on life-long experiences, offering seniors activities that are dignified yet simple. If you are living with Alzheimer's or dementia, this book will lift your day.
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