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Sunday, October 18

Revolutionizing Dementia Care

IDEA-FILLED VIDEO:

A revolution is here where people living with dementia get the individual heart-felt care they need. See dozens of great ideas from great dementia-care communities.

Alzheimer's "Pacemaker" Works Well in Trial

CLINICAL TRIALS VIDEO:

Thin electrical wires were surgically implanted in the brain of Alzheimer's patients. Called "Deep Brain Stimulation", see how this brain "pacemaker" improves brain function.

Saturday, October 17

Easy Upgrades Liven Up Dementia Home

DESIGN VIDEO:

See how Muskoka Shores is livening up their Dementia-home in 4 low-cost stages. Learn simple ways to turn a dull care home into a bright, dynamic, village-like place to live.

Alzheimer's Blocked by Diabetic Drugs Like Metformin

HELPFUL MEDICATIONS:

Diabetes can increase Alzheimer's risk. Learn how drug treatments for diabetes bring that risk back down.

Thursday, October 15

Wine Cleans Alzheimer's Plaque

DIET VIDEO & ARTICLE:

An innovative study shows how a daily glass of wine helps clean the brain of Alzheimer's plaque.

Dementia Prevention: Popular Legends & Proven Strategies

People buy supplements or do puzzles in hopes of protecting brain health. While they mean well, they may be ignoring solid research and missing out on truly effective strategies. Learn the difference.

Vascular Dementia 101

EXCEPTIONAL VASCULAR DEMENTIA VIDEO ANIMATION:

Vascular deterioration in brains affects nearly everyone by 70. Aging arteries can trigger Vascular Dementia, or Vascular Cognitive Impairment. See the basics on its causes. Learn some tips on how to prevent it.

Wandering Prep & Prevention

15 TIPS on how to limit wandering and prevent a person with dementia from becoming lost. (60% of people with dementia will wander off at some point.)

Wednesday, October 14

$16M Question: Is Alzheimer's a Brain-Cell Recycling Crisis?

VIDEO + ARTICLE:

Based on 13 years of Albert Einstein College of Medicine research, see why the NIH is betting $16 million to answer the question: "Can blocking the slow-down of autophagy delay or even prevent Alzheimer's?"

Tuesday, October 13

Concussion Leads to Dementia If Neglected

Concussion AS PROFESSIONAL sports teams battle lawsuits for dementia caused by concussion, new research shows damage to the brain can persist for decades after a head trauma. Learn why. Find out what to do.

10 Memory Tips

YOUR MEMORY - VIDEO:

MEMORY EXPERT Jim Kwik breaks down the 10 things we all can do to unlock the other 90% of our brains. Whether you are healthy and even if you have dementia, Jim proves improving your memory is a lot simpler than you thought.

Bathing Dementia

CARE VIDEO:

TEEPA SNOW offers discreet and caring ways to be considerate of the sensitivities of people with dementia.