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Alzheimer’s News & Resources

Study strengthens evidence that cognitive activity can reduce dementia risk. – Harvard School of Public Health Death rate from Alzheimer’s disease in the US has risen by 55%. – CNN It’s predicted that the number of people worldwide living with … Continue reading

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What If Patients Decided How Their Nursing Home Would Run?

When asked how she feels about living at St. Camillus Health Center in Whitinsville, Mass., her home for 15 years, Alice Hallinan doesn’t hesitate. “I love it very much,” the 96-year-old says. “My daughter wants me to move closer to her, but … Continue reading

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Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s makes you more likely to get it

A study by the National Alliance for Caregiving found that the health of family members can suffer from the stress of caring for a loved one. The study found that health effects are worse than usual among those caring for … Continue reading

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