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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Dementia: When Do You Announce a Diagnosis?

Dementia: When Do You Announce a Diagnosis?

Over 5.7 million Americans are living with dementia today. Unfortunately, even with such a staggering number of people coping with the diagnosis, a stigma still exists and it can be very difficult to share such a devastating diagnosis with co-workers, family members and friends. So, how do you know when it’s time? Read these tips […]

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How Does “Move for Minds” Benefit Alzheimer’s?

How Does “Move for Minds” Benefit Alzheimer’s?

An annual Alzheimer’s disease fundraising event created by author, journalist and the former First Lady of California, Maria Shriver, “Move for Minds” is benefiting the disease by educating and supporting men and women across the United States on cognitive and physical health. Learn more about the initiative and how to get involved in honor of […]

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How to Raise Awareness for Alzheimer’s on the Longest Day

How to Raise Awareness for Alzheimer’s on the Longest Day

Last Updated: June 4, 2019 June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. Take the opportunity to show your support for Alzheimer’s disease this summer on the Longest Day, where thousands will come together to raise awareness for the disease.> Learn more about how you can participate on June 21, 2019. How to Raise Awareness for Alzheimer’s […]

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