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7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic

Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals

Is Music Therapy an Effective Dementia Treatment?

Music and Memory: Is Music Therapy an Effective Dementia Treatment?

Music for individuals with Alzheimer's to improve memory with personalized music Is Music Therapy an Effective Dementia Treatment?

Dementia Treatment

Dementia Treatment

Learn about dementia treatment causes, symptoms and treatments.

A Place for Mom talks with Belmont Village, Emeritus and Silverado Senior Living to learn how memory care can actually improve dementia sufferers' quality of life.

Parkinson's Disease Natural Treatment and Remedies in 5 Steps - Dr. Axe

Parkinson's Disease Natural Treatment and Remedies in 5 Steps

Parkinson’s is a degenerative illness that results in loss of intentional movement. Try these Parkinson’s Disease Natural Treatment and Remedies to heal.

Amlodipine is Racing to be the 1st Vascular Dementia Treatment  Amlodipine, an inexpensive drug approved for high blood pressure, could become the first ever treatment for vascular dementia. Vascular dementia is one of the most common forms of dementia. Find out how amlodipine can help.

Amlodipine, an inexpensive drug approved for high blood pressure, could become the first ever treatment for vascular dementia.

OT treatment idea for low level dementia patients. Perfect for purposeful activity (familiar & fun!) and sensory stimulation. Just print and play. | SeniorsFlourish.com

Domino Match Game for Patients with Low Level Dementia

10 TIPS FOR SUCCESSFUL THERAPY FOR THE DEMENTIA PATIENT WHO REFUSES

Participation in physical and occupational therapy can be crucial in reducing fall risk in people with dementia. With creativity and patience, therapy can be provided to the person with dementia, even when they initially refuse the treatment.

Facts and myths about dementia everyone should know.

This infographic discusses Dementia and the many possible manifestations of it: Lewy Body Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease, Vascular Dementia, Frontotemporal Dementia, and Parkinson’s Disease Dementia.

Is music therapy an effective dementia treatment? http://www.aplaceformom.com/blog/music-therapy-dementia-treatment/

Music and Memory: Is Music Therapy an Effective Dementia Treatment?

Is Music Therapy an Effective Dementia Treatment?

Music and Memory: Is Music Therapy an Effective Dementia Treatment?

Is Music Therapy an Effective Dementia Treatment?

Dementia treatment delayed due to misdiagnosis

Dementia treatment delayed due to misdiagnosis

Many patients showing signs of dementia are quickly diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease when they might actually suffer from frontotemporal dementia, delaying the appropriate treatment for them, report scientists.

Dementia activities help the person structure the day, give sense of purpose, and can help decrease behaviors.  Appropriate activities can help ease the job for caregivers.

Dementia activities help the person structure the day, give sense of purpose, and can help decrease behaviors. Appropriate activities can help ease the job for caregivers.

I often used a rolling pin with my clients with dementia in occupational therapy. It gave great movement and stretch at the shoulder, helping the person with flexibility, strength, and endurance, and in a way that the person understands and enjoys.

I often used a rolling pin with my clients with dementia in occupational therapy. Movement and stretch at the shoulder, helping the person with flexibility, strength, and endurance, and in a way that the person understands and enjoys.