Jun 24, 2016

A Path to the Cure for Alzheimer's How You Can Be a Difference Maker

If we are ever to find an effective treatment for Alzheimer's disease we need the participation of every member of the Alzheimer's community.


Clinical trial for Alzheimer Dementia Memory
Are You Eligible?

By Bob DeMarco
Alzheimer's Reading Room

If we are ever to find an effective treatment for Alzheimer's disease we need the participation of every member of the Alzheimer's community.

Science cannot move forward without our participation.

Clinical Research Depends on People Like Us

The clinical trial sponsor is seeking people who are experiencing symptoms from Alzheimer’s disease, such as problems with memory or thinking clearly.

Jun 23, 2016

7 Ways to Cope with Dementia Patient Agitation, Aggression, and Meanness

Studies indicate that agitation or aggression is seen in up to 80 percent of Alzheimer's patients.


How to deal with and help a dementia patient | Alzheimer's Reading Room

By Bob DeMarco
Alzheimer's Reading Room

I think about Alzheimer's, dementia, agitation, and meanness all the time. Why?

Agitation or aggression can lead to an Alzheimer's patient being placed in a nursing home, or a memory care facility.

How to Get Answers To Your Questions About Alzheimer's and Dementia

Jun 22, 2016

9 Types of Dementia

Dementia causes the gradual deterioration of mental functioning that effects memory, mood, thinking, concentration, and judgment. These changes often affect a person’s ability to perform normal daily activities.


Dementia is a an illness that usually occurs slowly over time, and includes a progressive state of deterioration in the brain. Dementia effects memory. language and thinking.

Common problems include confusion, and changes in the way a person behaves and communicates.


Jun 21, 2016

How to Adapt the Caregiver Brain to Alzheimer's and Dementia

If you open your mind, relax, and ask all the right questions you might be surprised to learn that the situation you find yourself in is very different than you are currently imagining.


Alzheimer's caregivers need to use their brain to adapt to dementia | Alzheimer's Reading Room
By Bob DeMarco
Alzheimer's Reading Room

In order to deal with Alzheimer's each and everyone of us who cares needs to adapt.