Posts filed under: Dementia

by Shelley Emling, AARP, June 1, 2017 http://www.aarp.org/health/brain-health/info-2017/lifestyle-changes-to-prevent-dementia-fd.html You can take these simple but important steps starting today Some studies show a link between a solid social network and a low risk of dementia. New research shows a dramatic increase...
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Many people worry about becoming forgetful as they age. They think it is the first sign of Alzheimer’s disease. But forgetfulness can be a normal part of aging. Share this infographic and help spread the word about what memory problems...
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Glen Campbell has shared the title track off his forthcoming final studio album, Adios, delivering a poignant goodbye to his fans. The 81-year-old country icon is in the final stages of Alzheimer’s disease and this new set is a gift...
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When a family member has Alzheimer’s disease, it affects everyone in the family, including children and grandchildren. It’s important to talk to them about what is happening. How much and what kind of information you share depends on the child’s...
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AJC reporter Zachary Hansen gives Patti Eilbacher a simple test that can indicate Alzheimer’s. Patti suffers from the disease. http://www.ajc.com/news/video-simple-test-for-alzheimer-you-can-give-home/K6YldgXkPbk8R5M75YqPjN/ ...
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