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Dementia rate declines but aging America may halt the trend


Washington Post - Nov 25, 2016
New research documents another decline in dementia rates, but experts say the rising numbers of older Americans may halt that trend unless better ways are found to keep brains healthy. The study shows the rate of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias ...
 

Missing man last seen Tuesday in St. Augustine, believed to have dementia


Firstcoastnews.com - Nov 26, 2016
The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office (SJSO) is asking for the public's help finding a missing man last seen on Tuesday who may be suffering from dementia. Authorities say Vladimir Zripko, 81, was last seen at his home on Camden Cay Drive in St. Augustine.
 

Dementia Rates Might Be Decreasing, And Scientists Have No Idea Why


Huffington Post - Nov 23, 2016
Despite growing rates of obesity, diabetes and other diseases thought to increase the risk of dementia, America's dementia rates are falling, according to a newly published national study of more than 21,000 diverse senior citizens. An estimated 4 to 5 ...
 

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Dementia books

Grain Brain: The Surprising Truth about Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar--Your Brain's Silent Killers


by: David Perlmutter
A #1 New York Times bestseller--the devastating truth about the effects of wheat, sugar, and carbs on the brain, with a 4-week plan to achieve optimum health.

Renowned neurologist David Perlmutter, MD, blows the lid off a topic that's been buried in medical literature for far too long: carbs are destroying your brain. And not just unhealthy carbs, but even healthy ones like whole grains can cause dementia, ADHD, anxiety, chronic headaches, depression, and much more.
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The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer Disease, Related Dementias, and Memory Loss


by: Nancy L. Mace, Peter V. Rabins
When someone in your family suffers from Alzheimer disease or other related memory loss diseases, both you and your loved one face immense challenges. For over thirty years, this book has been the trusted bible for families affected by dementia disorders. Now completely revised and updated, this guide features the latest information on the causes of dementia, managing the early stages of dementia, the prevention of dementia, and finding appropriate living arrangements for the person who has dementia when home care is no longer an option.
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The Brain's Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity


by: Norman Doidge
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

 The New York Times–bestselling author of The Brain That Changes Itself presents astounding advances in the treatment of brain injury and illness. Now in an updated and expanded paperback edition.

Winner of the 2015 Gold Nautilus Award in Science & Cosmology 

In his groundbreaking work The Brain That Changes Itself, Norman Doidge introduced readers to neuroplasticity—the brain’s ability to change its own structure and function in response to activity and mental experience.
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Dementia videos

Experience 12 Minutes In Alzheimer's Dementia


Just what is a loved one with dementia going through? A 12-minute virtual Alzheimer's tour reveals more than you ever imagined. (To see the original ABC video ...
 

Living with dementia


See also: SCIE's Dementia Gateway http://bit.ly/1NTmMV9 In this film, four people with dementia share their insights and experiences of living with advancing ...
 

Dementia 101 in 101 Seconds


See dementia explained quickly and easily. Learn new facts and understand dementia better. For in-depth understanding, go to http://www.
 

What is Dementia?


Dementia Care and Training Specialist Teepa Snow joins Senior Helpers to help you understand what dementia actually is.
 

What Is Dementia? - Alzheimer's Society Dementia Brain Video


This Alzheimer's Society film explains and defines what dementia is, and how it affects the brain. TRANSCRIPT: \