How Technology Can Help People With Alzheimer’s Avoid Emergency Rooms

How Technology Can Help People With Alzheimer’s Avoid Emergency Rooms

Many Americans are turning to technology in hopes of detecting or preventing medical conditions or diseases, like Alzheimer’s. More than just expensive, emergency room visits for senior loved ones with the disease can be confusing and traumatizing. Learn more about the importance of avoiding unnecessary trips to emergency rooms for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease […]

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How Alzheimer’s Is Diagnosed

How Alzheimer’s Is Diagnosed

Last Updated: August 13, 2019 When you think a loved one has Alzheimer’s disease, it can be tempting to look for an easy and quick diagnosis. While new research shows potential to diagnose Alzheimer’s through simple tests, such as blood tests or retina tests, actually diagnosing the disease requires a careful medical evaluation by a skilled physician. […]

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Memory Aids for Seniors With Dementia

Memory Aids for Seniors With Dementia

Those who are newly diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia often become frustrated by forgetting the simple things in life — doctor’s appointments, people’s names, phone numbers, when to take medications, etc. There are a variety of memory aids that seniors with dementia can use to help alleviate some of this frustration, […]

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5 Myths About Natural Supplements for Alzheimer’s

5 Myths About Natural Supplements for Alzheimer’s

Last Updated: July 23, 2019 The health of the human brain is impacted by diet, but do products like herbs and other natural supplements affect its health? The Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) explains to us the impact that natural supplements have on the brain, and if any have been shown to be effective in fighting the effects […]

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Doctors Say Brain Health Supplements Are “Pseudoscience”

Doctors Say Brain Health Supplements Are “Pseudoscience”

Brain health supplements are a $3.2 billion industry but neurologists are warning against their use, claiming many Americans are being scammed and served false hope. Learn more about the lack of evidence supporting brain health supplements and proven ways to support brain health. Brain Health Supplements in the United States Three neurologists from the University […]

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Alzheimer’s Brain Map Published by Scientists

Alzheimer’s Brain Map Published by Scientists

A recent study on the differences between healthy brains and those affected by Alzheimer’s disease has revealed a brain map, now freely available online for any scientist. A team of researchers from the University of Auckland, Bristol, Liverpool and Manchester successfully published the most comprehensive map of the Alzheimer’s brain. Learn more about the Alzheimer’s […]

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