Tag Archives: memory

Lewy Body Dementia in the News

Unless you have had first hand experience with a loved one’s diagnosis, many people have not heard of Lewy Body Dementia – even though it is the second most common dementia after Alzheimer’s Disease. It has been covered in the … Continue reading

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PBS Newshour story looks at prevention in Alzheimer’s

  This story from PBS Newhour on January 6th, 2014 explores a shift in how some researchers are approaching Alzheimer’s.  Without a cure, researchers say it may be just as important to begin treating Alzheimer’s before symptoms start and prevent the onset altogether, rather than … Continue reading

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From The New York Times: A Multitasking Video Game Makes Old Brains Act Younger

A Multitasking Video Game Makes Old Brains Act Younger Jim Wilson/The New York Times Dr. Adam Gazzaley, center, helped create a brain-training game described in Nature. By MATT RICHTEL Published: September 4, 2013 Enlarge This Image Findings on video games … Continue reading

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Growth Factor Gene Transfer May Improve Alzheimer’s

Researchers completed a transfer of growth factor which showed  reversal of some memory deficits.  Read more…

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Living Well

Looking for a guide for living well with Dementia?  The Alzheimer’s Association provides “Living Well, A Guide for Persons with Mild Cognitive Impairment & Early Dementia” which provides education on how eating well, exercising your mind, reducing stress and more … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Education

There is education available for persons with Alzheimer’s and their friends and family members.  To find educational programs that are available through the Alzheimer’s Assocation…click here.

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Top Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

Looking for more information regarding the warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease…learn here

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Remembering your dreams: Dream recall frequency and content in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy

The temporal lobes in the brain help process emotion and memory. A new study shows that people with temporal lobe seizures may have an increased ability to remember their dreams…read more

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Sleep-Disordered Breathing in Children is Related to Behavioral and Academic Problems

Could underlying sleep issues be playing a part in your child’s behavior and academic problems?…read more

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