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  • Is Elizabeth missing or are we just losing it?
    Is Elizabeth missing or are we just losing it?
    Have you ever wondered what it feels like to lose your memory? Have you ever thought about what Alzheimer's Disease is like? What happens inside your head when you get older. Do you worry when you can't seem to pull up a particular word?...
  • How your personal choices can affect your risk of Alzheimer's
    How your personal lifestyle choices can affect your risk of Alzheimer’s
    No, there isn’t a cure for Alzheimer’s yet. It just keeps on trucking and taking its terrible toll. In fact, the reality, according to the Alzheimer’s Association, is downright scary:It is the only cause of death in the top 10 in...
  • Alzheimer's and dementia resources in the South Bay
    Alzheimer's and dementia resources in the South Bay
    Many local parents are facing a challenge: parenting their children while also helping to parent/care for their own parents or loved ones. We are truly the sandwich generation. As healthcare has improved over time, so has our mortality. The U.S....
  • Obesity, insulin resistance, Alzheimer's links: Diet affects prediabetes, memory
    Obesity, insulin resistance, Alzheimer's links: Diet affects prediabetes, memory
    A healthy body is a healthy mind. And a sick, overweight, under-exercised body can mean a tired, lagging, sick mind. A trifecta of health issues connect weight problems, insulin resistance (precursor to Type 2 diabetes) and Alzheimer's disease...
  • MJ superior to drugs for Alzheimers
    New Alzheimer drugs versus alternative medicine and Cannabis
    Certainly everyone today has benefited from modern medicine in one form or another.The treatment can be physical or psychological therapy but more often than not, the treatment will be doctor prescribed medication (a.k.a. drugs).Instead of the old...
  • Can't sleep
    Disrupted sleep could increase risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Recent research has shown the importance of sleep for a variety of health reasons, but new research is showing that lack of sleep or waking up several times during the night may increase your chances of developing Alzheimer’s.Alzheimer&rsquo...
  • aging
    Groundbreaking Alzheimer's research could be announced this week
    There could be a huge breakthrough for Alzheimer's disease in a drug which may stop the disease's advancement if caught early, and many D.C. residents are happy about the discovery.A new treatment drug called Solanezumab (produced by Eli...
  • How Alzheimer's caregivers can survive their ordeal
    How Alzheimer's caregivers can survive their ordeal
    An Alzheimer’s caregiver needs a special arsenal to deal with a loved one because madness can be contagious – both metaphorically and in some cases literally. Being a caregiver predisposes one to heightened levels of stress which...
  • A look at Alzheimer's through Glen Campbell's story
    A look at Alzheimer's through Glen Campbell's story
    If you want to get a sense of what it’s like to be the caregiver of someone with Alzheimer’s -- and be awed by the mystery of the disease and be entertained, too -- catch up with the CNN documentary about singer Glen Campbell.The...
  • Dementia
    Dementia sufferers may benefit from GPS devices
    Dementia is a devastating condition which hits many elderly people. The Alzheimer's Foundation of America reports that Alzheimer's disease is a progressive, degenerative disorder which attacks the brain's nerve cells leading to loss of...
  • Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month
    10 Ways to love your brain; Easy steps to take
    New survey on brain health and tips for healthy brainsToday, 5.3 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease and almost two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women. One in three seniors dies with Alzheimer...
  • Creating Father's Day Memories When Your Dad Has Alzheimer's
    Creating Father's Day Memories When Your Dad Has Alzheimer's
    This Father's Day millions of kids will be honoring their dads by bringing them breakfast in bed, playing catch, swimming, grilling hot dogs and burgers, bicycling and more. What happens when those memories are lost, possibly forever? This is...
  • Adding more spinach, kale, collards and mustard greens to your diet could help slow cognitive decline
    Popeye...strong AND smart
    Green leafy vegetables keep your mind sharpPopeye was not only strong, he was also most likely a very smart sailor man.So says new research that sites adding more spinach, kale, collards and mustard greens to your diet could help slow cognitive...
  • Dance for Alzheimer's
    Anti-aging prescription for avoiding Alzheimer's: Dance plus Paleo low-carb diet
    If you want to stay young in mind and body, try dance plus a low-carb diet. That's the current consensus based on a variety of studies.With regard to diet, David Perlmutter has become a pioneer for his work showing that grains and sugar are to...
  • Omar Sharif
    Omar Sharif may be suffering from Alzheimer's
    It's hard to imagine the star of "Lawrence of Arabia" being anything but a healthy and charming young actor. People has however reported on May 23, 2015, that Omar Sharif is suffering from Alzheimer's according to his son. The...
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