October 21, 2014

No Matter What I Do, It's Not Right

Feeling Frustrated

Frustrated? Teepa Snow shows that when your loved one is impossible to deal with, it's not you, it's the dementia. Watch this 3-minute clip to help identify early Alzheimer's. Learn how to be a better caregiver.

October 20, 2014

Thought of the Week: Retaining Love

Grandson and grandchild by ducks on a river, with the saying, "The only way to retain love is to give it away."

Alzheimer's-In-A-Dish Speeds Up Research & Strengthens Amyloid Hypothesis


One thing can be said about all Alzheimer's drug trials: they take way too much time & money. New 3-D culture systems hope to change that. Also, the 3-D culture systems have become a "Northern Star" for "The Amyloid Hypothesis". They are pointing scientists in the right direction to discover new Alzheimer's drugs. See how.

From Neuroradiologist To Artist: An Alzheimer's Journey


"Hope" is the story of Dr. Bill Garfinkle. See how he reinvented himself from neuroradiologist to artist after his diagnosis of Alzheimer's.

Memory Box for Dementia


How to create a Memory Box for a senior in an assisted living home or facility, especially for those who might have Alzheimer's, dementia, or other memory impairments.

Skin Cells Offer a Lead to New Alzheimer's Treatments


Neuroscientists are reprogramming skin cells in order to discover newer, better treatments for Alzheimer’s.

Glenn Campbell's Family Walking for Alzheimer's


The singer's family hopes spreading the word will help find a cure. See what they have to say.

For The Care Coach


Do you feel you've earned the warmhearted title of "Care-Coach" or even "Care-Partner"? If so, then "Matters of the Mind and the Heart" is for you. Learn to see the person rather than their disease, to speak with your parent rather than a patient, to work closely together with those you love.


October 19, 2014

Son, What is That?


This short film will move you in a wonderful way: a father with dementia, a son & the power of love to overcome.

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