Expert reviewed Alzheimer’s and Dementia News

Month: August 2018

Giving Up the Guns When a Family Member Has Alzheimer’s
Anyone who cares for a loved one who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease knows the challenges that can arise…
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Battling Depression
Treatment can improve quality of life By Karen Shugart Living with Alzheimer’s disease brings a multitude of challenges. Untreated depression…
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Dig in to Gardening
Gardening has lots of benefits for you and you your loved one. By Jennifer Sellers Gardening. It’s one of the…
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Paranoia and Memory Loss
“Paranoia is a subset of and related to delusions,” explains Dr. Nash, who is board-certified in internal medicine and psychiatry. “Delusions are fixed, false beliefs while paranoia involves fearfulness that comes from misinterpreting information—such as thinking that things are dangerous to you or others even though they are not.”
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Care Management Program Is Reducing Need for Anti-anxiety Medication and Visits to the Hospital/Emergency Room
New York, NY, August 2018 – Last year researchers at the Zachary and Elizabeth M. Fisher Alzheimer Disease Education and…
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Sacrifices of Caregiving
By Gary Joseph LeBlanc If life has taken you in the direction of becoming a full-time caregiver for loved ones…
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