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.
Too much worrying about getting Alzheimer's results in stress. That ups the risk of Alzheimer's. Get a good balance. Learn the difference between a change that is a warning sign versus a change that simply means a person is aging nicely.
Saturday, April 22
Good communication is critical when families and friends get together. Communicating may be difficult between people with memory-loss and their loved ones. Check out these 5 helpful communication tips and books.
Thursday, April 20
15 Simple Things You Can Do to Know You Are Trying Your Best for Parents with Dementia or Memory Loss
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