August 28, 2016
August 25, 2016
In Alzheimer's, it's hard to find a way to boost memory. New research has uncovered a big reason why. It seems that over-boosting memory cells in the brain may be worse than not boosting them at all. Can this information help researchers find a "Goldilocks" mix that is not too much, not too little, but rather "just right"?
Enjoy this duet between a father with dementia and his son. What a delightful triumph of spirit over Alzheimer's! Sing-a-long if you like!
Aline has Alzheimer's. Her husband Walt cares for her in the comfort of their home. Share their journey through Stage 5 Alzheimer's, as Aline describes her feelings and Walt conveys his challenges.
August 24, 2016
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.
August 23, 2016
Teepa Snow, Dementia-care Specialist, shares the key phrases most helpful in caring for people with Alzheimer's and dementia.
"Sundowning" describes agitation and anxiety often felt towards the end of the day in dementia. See what it is and what you can do about it.
August 22, 2016
The Global Dementia Charter outlines the self-evident rights of people living with dementia. Watch this video on these 10 most basic rights. Then download the charter entitled, 'I Can Live Well with Dementia'.
August 21, 2016
- Make a Dementia-Friendly House
- I Have Mid-stage Dementia. Here's What I Truly Need.
- How To Care for Sundowning
- Painkiller Mefenamic Acid: Completely Reversed Mice Memory Loss
- Picking Up the Earliest Signs of Alzheimer's
- Aline & Walt's Life with Dementia: Stage 5
- "I Am Sorry, This is Hard" plus 5 More Care Phrases
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