Latest Alzheimer's Association Stories

2013-06-06 23:25:10

In response to global aging trends, United Methodist Homes of New Jersey has established a fourth memory support residence for persons with Alzheimer´s disease and other dementias at Pitman Manor in Pitman, New Jersey. The public is invited to the grand opening on Thursday, June 13 from 3 to 6 p.m. PITMAN, N.J. (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Worldwide, the number of people with dementia, currently estimated at 35.6 million, is projected to nearly double every 20 years in the future. Among...

2013-05-21 23:18:48

This book is the culmination of over 50 years of experience with the world of dementia. The book´s six sections explore topics basic to caregivers developing their own techniques and approaches to managing the day-to-day care of their loved ones. Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Barbara Michels, author of “The Alzheimer´s Journey“¦A Practical Perspective for Caregivers” has over 50 years of experience in the world of dementia. Over 25 years was...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.