Teepa Snow shows caregivers what to do in middle-to-advanced dementia, where communication & language are diminished. Watch her explain the power of music. See her demonstrate how to use rhythm and movement when language fails.
September 23, 2014
September 22, 2014
The A4 Study is a cutting-edge trial aimed at preventing Alzheimer's. The clinical trial is testing normal adults who are at risk for the dementia. It is the first trial to inform healthy people of their risk in advance. Read about the research. Watch Dr. Sperling explain its potential for a vaccination to prevent memory loss.
September 21, 2014
Namenda® is a drug widely used to treat mid-stage Alzheimer's. The government is suing Namenda's manufacturer to stop them from discontinuing their current formulation. See why.
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Study after study shows healthy living can lower Alzheimer's risk. Apparently, people are listening. Today's healthier lifestyles have been accompanied by a drop in the rate of Alzheimer's. Watch The Wall Street Journal catch an interview with a new wave of adults changing their lifestyles to keep Alzheimer's away.
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How do we tackle Alzheimer's and dementia? How will patients, their caregivers and health care systems cope? Global entities, such as the OECD, are getting together to address these issues. See what international experts have to say in this engaging television interview.