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Finding a gift for a senior loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia is not always easy. Fortunately, there are Alzheimer’s gift guides and products that can help make your search stress-free this holiday season.
Learn more from these gift ideas for Alzheimer’s and dementia patients.
Gift Ideas for Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Searching for the perfect gift for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia does not have to be difficult.
The Alzheimer’s Association recommends that you first consider what stage of the disease your loved one is in when shopping for a gift for them.
In the early stages of Alzheimer’s, for instance, a Read more
The latest study to look at the effects of blood sugar levels on the brain has found that high glucose concentrations can lead to an increase of beta amyloid plaques and tau tangles, suggesting that Alzheimer’s disease may actually be a third form of diabetes.
Learn more about this study and the relationship between diabetes and brain health.
The Link Between Alzheimer’s and Diabetes
It’s no secret that there is a strong link between Alzheimer’s and diabetes, but now a new study suggests that Alzheimer’s may actually be a form of diabetes known as type 3 diabetes.
The study, published in Read more