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Alzheimer’s Patient Sees Improvement After Lifestyle Changes

CNN: Mike Carver got Alzheimer's. His wife enrolled him in a clinical trial by the famous Dr. Ornish. After 40 weeks, all four of Mike's cognitive tests improved. See CNN's interview. Read trial details.

“90+” Study Zooms in on Dementia

60 Minutes checks in on the groundbreaking "90+ Study". Lesley Stahl revisited the participants, aged 90+, whom she first met in 2014., See the latest on leading longer, healthier lives, with special focus on memory and dementia.

Heartfelt Revelation: ‘The Notebook’ Star Gena Rowlands Faces Alzheimer’s Battle

In "The Notebook,'' actress Gena Rowlands played Allie Calhoun with Alzheimer's. Gena's son, the film's Director, reveals Gena now has Alzheimer’s — just like her character did on screen. Kaylee Hartung reports, while Dr. Tara Narula discusses the latest on Alzheimer's.

Should People with Alzheimer’s Avoid Resveratrol?

While Resveratrol supplements decrease brain swelling, they increase brain shrinkage. Is the trade-off worthwhile?

What Treats Alzheimer’s Better? Leqembi or a Plant Based Diet?

Dr. Dean Ornish publishes the first trial investigating plant-based diets fighting or reversing early-stage Alzheimer's. The results are eye-opening.

USA Pioneers New Alzheimer’s Ultrasound Treatment

"60 Minutes" interviews American neurosurgeon Dr. Ali Rezai. He is pioneering a new way to treat Alzheimer's, focusing beams of ultrasound on the brain.

Where is Nancy? True Film on Wandering in Alzheimer’s

Nancy Paulikas, in good shape despite early-onset Alzheimer's, wandered far away. 60% of people with dementia wander at some point. See Nancy's dramatic story in this full-length film.

Wedding Gift from Dad with Dementia

At this girl's wedding day, she asks her father, who has dementia, to follow her. See what happens.

Genes & Alzheimer’s: Understanding The Basics

Ten years ago, we knew of only 10 genes associated with Alzheimer’s. Today, we know of more than 70 relevant genetic regions. Understand the role genes play in Alzheimer’s.

5 Triggers of Female Dementia-Risk

Did you know women have a higher risk of dementia than men? In fact, two-thirds of cases are women. But why? In this video, we dive into 5 reasons why women are more susceptible to dementia, backed by research and scientific studies.

Apraxia in Dementia: Jumbled Movements

Skilled movements, like brushing teeth or opening car doors, are essential for daily living. Learn what happens when dementia triggers apraxia and these skills begin to fail.

The Three E’s of Managing Sundowning

Environment, Empathy and Engagement improve sundowning, or sundowners syndrome, in dementia and Alzheimer's. Explore effective strategies to comfort and support your loved ones symptoms.
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This site was inspired by my Mom’s autoimmune dementia.

It is a place where we separate out the wheat from the chafe, the important articles & videos from each week’s river of news. Google gets a new post on Alzheimer’s or dementia every 7 minutes. That can overwhelm anyone looking for help. This site filters out, focuses on and offers only the best information. it has helped hundreds of thousands of people since it debuted in 2007. Thanks to our many subscribers for your supportive feedback.

The site is dedicated to all those preserving the dignity of the community of people living with dementia.

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This site was inspired by my Mom’s autoimmune dementia.

It is a place where we separate out the wheat from the chafe, the important articles & videos from each week’s river of news. Google gets a new post on Alzheimer’s or dementia every 7 minutes. That can overwhelm anyone looking for help. This site filters out, focuses on and offers only the best information. it has helped hundreds of thousands of people since it debuted in 2007. Thanks to our many subscribers for your supportive feedback.

The site is dedicated to all those preserving the dignity of the community of people living with dementia.

Peter Berger, Editor

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This site was inspired by my Mom’s autoimmune dementia.

It is a place where we separate out the wheat from the chafe, the important articles & videos from each week’s river of news. Google gets a new post on Alzheimer’s or dementia every 7 minutes. That can overwhelm anyone looking for help. This site filters out, focuses on and offers only the best information. It has helped hundreds of thousands of people since it debuted in 2007. Thanks to our many subscribers for your supportive feedback.

The site is dedicated to all those preserving the dignity of the community of people living with dementia.

Peter Berger, Editor

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