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Planning Your Life no Matter the Chapter: "There's no Place Like Home" ...
Planning Your Life no Matter the Chapter: "There's no Place Like Home" - Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center's 3rd Annual Aging in Place Symposium at The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints in Damariscotta "There's No Place Like Home," Spectrum Generations' popular annual series of programs exploring the aging process and how ... (more)
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Imaging Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration.
The term frontotemporal lobar degeneration refers to a group of neurodegenerative disorders that target the frontal and temporal lobes.
The China Post
Stenosis of artery may trigger dementia: study
Research conducted by Taipei Veterans General Hospital has shown that patients suffering from narrowing of the carotid artery may also suffer from mild dementia, a condition recognizable by dizziness and minor amnesia.
Behavioural and psychiatric symptoms in people with dementia admitted ...
Elizabeth L. Sampson , MD MRCPsych, Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Unit, Division of Psychiatry, University College Medical School and Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust-Liaison Psychiatry Team, North Middlesex University Hospital, London; Nicola White , BSc, MSc, Baptiste Leurent , MSc, Sharon Scott , RGN MSc, Kathryn Lord , ... (more)
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Learn about Alzheimer's Disease this September
More than five million American's are living with Alzheimer's disease and sometimes this frightening disease comes on quickly without any warning signs.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Alzheimer Society of Canada says Council of Federation on the right...
"Sharing and building on best practices that are already working well across the country means we can make a huge difference in the lives of Canadians affected by Alzheimer's disease and other dementias," says The Alzheimer Society is asking all levels of government to support a national dementia plan.
CAMPAIGN: Businesses get on board with dementia-friendly project
As the people of Harrogate get on board with the Harrogate Advertiser Series' campaign to help the district become dementia-friendly, reporter JAMES METCALF speaks to some hotel workers who took part in the first wave of training rolled out by charity Dementia Forward.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Is Mother's Cold Intolerance Part Of Dementia
DEAR DR. ROACH: My mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 2009, and she is taking Namenda and Aricept to help slow the advancement of the disease.
The Village News
Taking care of the memory-impaired
As one of its many services for local seniors, the Foundation for Senior Care offered a presentation on memory care on Aug. 19. The discussion, " Journey with Alzheimer's, and other dementias," was led by Teddie Borges, administrator of the foundation's Adult Day Care Center .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Learn about warning signs of Alzheimer's, dementia
Learn about warning signs of Alzheimer's, dementia Program to be held Sept. 9 and Sept.
The Town Talk
Roach: Is mother's cold intolerance part of dementia?Roach: Is...
Roach: Is mother's cold intolerance part of dementia? Dear Dr. Roach: My mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 2009.
APOE, diagnostic accuracy of CSF biomarkers for Alzheimer disease
Bottom Line: Cerebral spinal fluid levels of I2-amyloid 42 are associated with the diagnosis of Alzheimer disease and accumulation in the brain independent of apolipoprotein E gene makeup.
Cognitive impairment communication: an interview with Marc Wortmann,...
Cognitive impairment is the loss of brain functions like short and long term memory, the ability to plan ahead or conduct more complicated intellectual tasks.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Editor of 'Chicken Soul for the Soul' Talks Alzheimer's at Ridgefield Library
Are you caring for a loved one with memory loss or Alzheimer's disease? Come listen to the inspiring and encouraging words from Amy Newmark, publisher and editor-in-chief of Chicken Soup for the Soul book series, at the Ridgefield Library on Sept.
Lack of naturally occuring protein linked to dementia
The first evidence that the lack of a naturally occurring protein is linked to early signs of dementia has been provided by researchers.
Scientists Turn To Pomegranate To Develop Dementia Drugs
Scientists from the University of Huddersfield reported that dementia and neuro-inflammation may be curbed by a natural compound found in pomegranate.
Dementia study to assist awareness
Three out of four people would want to know if they were in the early stages of a neurological illness.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Mindfulness training for memory impaired, their caregivers
Mindfulness training for individuals with early-stage dementia and their caregivers together in the same class was beneficial for both groups, easing depression and improving sleep and quality of life.
How People With Down Syndrome Are Helping Scientists in Alzheimer's Research
"By the age of 40, 100 percent of all individuals with Down syndrome have the pathology of Alzheimer's in their brain," Michael Rafii, director of the Memory Disorders Clinic at the University of California, San Diego, told NPR in a recent feature about how people with Down syndrome are helping researchers understand more about the memory disease.
Prince George Citizen
Dementia conference set for September
The Me in Dementia: Increasing Understanding Along the Dementia Journey is a conference taking place at the Ramada Hotel Sept.