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Do you love to read and enjoy discussing books? Then join other caregivers and family members of those with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia for the Caregiver Cottage’s convenient and friendly virtual Book Club.A monthly book selection is announced on the last Thursday of each month Alzheimer’s Care Resource Center’s website, Facebook, Twitter and on Google +

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Another Alzheimer's drug shows little benefit for patients

Promising Alzheimer's Drug Doesn't Help Dementia Patients - NBC News


Dementia villages: Is getting patients to believe a false reality OK?

The 152 residents of Hogewey village aren't bound to stay indoors. The front doors of the neighbourhood's 23 houses face a park, squares and courtyards that residents can stroll through.

The Alzheimer's Reading Room

A nice short blog entry from the NY Times aging blog on the role empathy plays for caregivers of people with dementia: “If we are calm, we can bring people with dementia to a calm place,” he said. “And if we are anxious, we can amp people up.”

#Dementia risk linked to air pollution and lack of vitamin D. “Particulate matter, nitric oxides, ozone or carbon monoxide – all were linked to dementia.”