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December 1, 2015
by Banner Alzheimer's Institute
As we approach the holiday season, a time of gift-giving, it seems appropriate to reflect on the best offering we can give to those we love who have dementia – the gift of presence.
In Indian Country Alzheimer's is often not seen as a disease needing special treatment. Nicole Lomay travels to the Arizona tribes as community outreach representative for Banner Alzheimer's...
November 2, 2015
by Huffington Post
In honor of National Family Caregiver Month and Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, Jan Dougherty shares important insights about Alzheimer’s caregivers.
Nearly one-quarter of America’s adult caregivers are between 18 and 34, part of a rising generation expected to shoulder more responsibilities as their parents and grandparents age.
September 10, 2015
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Becoming a caregiver for someone with dementia demands learning a new way to be with that person. At some point most caregivers encounter challenges resulting from the disease. This...
June 9, 2015
by Banner Alzheimer's Institute
When most people hear the word "caregiver," a woman usually comes to mind as the tasks of "caregiving" are often associated with the female gender. However, men are taking on caregiver...
May 27, 2015
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Explore a new report about normal cognitive aging and how to stay sharp as you age. Learn from researchers about ways you can strengthen your cognitive abilities.
May 4, 2015
by Huffington Post
Jan Dougherty, director of Family and Community Services at BAI, shares how millennials can make a difference in the care of a loved one with Alzheimer's, especially to benefit the women who...
March 30, 2015
by Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal interviews three caregivers of spouses suffering from Alzheimer's who share the physical and emotional toll as the disease progresses. Read More »
March 20, 2015
by Alzheimer's Prevention Bulletin
Our expert this month is Ronald C. Petersen, PhD, MD, Director of Mayo Alzheimer's Disease Research Center and Mayo Clinic Study of Aging. An internationally recognized expert on Alzheimer's disease...