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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

Dance/Movement Therapist Donna Newman-Bluestein is quoted in this article. Is art therapy the answer for dementia? | Making music, painting, or dancing — and seeing or hearing it — may be the most effective treatment for dementia to date.

Art therapy may be the most effective treatment for dementia - The Boston Globe

Is art therapy the answer for dementia? At NewBridge on the Charles in Dedham, a retirement community and assisted living facility, residents participate in an art therapy class for Alzheimer’s patients.

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) scientists have found a new way to treat dementia by sending electrical impulses to specific areas of the brain to enhance the growth of new brain cells

Deep brain stimulation, which is already used in some parts of the world to treat neurological conditions, can increase brain cell growth when electrical impulses are sent to the front part of the brain, according to the scientists.

This could be life-changing information for improving treatment for dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

This could be life-changing information for improving treatment for dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Dementia

Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Dementia

Jo Huey's Ten Absolutes of Alzheimer's Care                                                                                                                                                                                 More

top 10 tips for communicating through alzheimers

Jo Huey's Ten Absolutes of Alzheimer's Care [ "Ten tips for communication (Dementia)", "Communication tips for the dementia caregiver: \"Ten Absolutes of

Lots of great information at your local chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.  Call them!

Help End Alzheimer's

The Alzheimers Association is the leading, global voluntary health organization in Alzheimers care and support, and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimers research.

What Happens During Cardiac Catheterization? Video

Dizziness, confusion, and severe headache are possible signs of a stroke -- and they can occur suddenly. This eMedTV Web page describes these and other signs, and stresses the importance of seeking medical attention immediately when they appear.

New Push For Early Testing, Treatment for #Dementia

New Push For Early Testing, Treatment for Dementia

With no cure and little in the way of treatment, experts have long debated the value of screening for dementia. But newer research suggests that the benefits of routine testing in older patients may outweigh any potential harm.

The Brain That Heals Itself: Neuroplasticity and Promise for Addiction Treatment - Alta Mira

This is a great infographic about how to break bad habits, create good habits, and even control our emotions -- Rewiring The Brain

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