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Category: Alzheimer’s & Dementia
Knowing some of the warning signs, will help you plan and be prepared to deal with this disease.
As the population of “elder orphans” grows, more research is needed so that we can develop effective systems of public guardianship and care.
There are GPS devices on the market today that will help keep tabs on someone who wanders off.
“You’re constantly strategizing and planning just to make life happen,” Caregiver Catherine Kelly
You are cordially invited to the GTA book launch where Eleanor Silverberg will describe and demonstrate how the successful practice of mindfulness was modified to accommodate people living with Alzheimer’s disease or other related dementia. This will be a fantastic book launch, don’t miss it.
The Village will be home to 78 people with dementia. Their care will be provided by 72 specially trained staff.
“To our knowledge, this is the first observation of such a dramatic reversal of amyloid deposition in any study of Alzheimer’s disease mouse models […] Our study provides genetic evidence that pre-formed amyloid deposition can be completely reversed after sequential and increased deletion of BACE1 in the adult.”
National Caregivers Alliance estimates that up to 70 per cent of caregivers have significant symptoms of depression.
January is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Learn what the future hold’s for Alzheimer’s research and treatment.