Posts Tagged ‘activity’

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How Cooking Can Make Life Better for Someone with Alzheimer’s

It is important to keep family members who have Alzheimer’s or dementia active. It can be beneficial to give Alzheimer’s patients an activity to do that they enjoy. Specifically an activity that they did before they were diagnosed with the disease. Activity (for all people) keeps your mind sharp, increases energy and morale. Tinky Weisblat […]

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Potential Target for Treating Common Form of Early-Onset Dementia Identified

No cure exists for frontotemporal dementia, which strikes between the ages of 40 and 64 and accounts for at least one in four cases of early-onset dementia. Caused by the death of cells in the front and sides of the brain, the disease can lead to dramatic changes in a patient’s personality and behavior, including […]