Brainpaths® is a unique concept. It is based on the fact that each of our fingertips contain more than 3000 nerve receptors that connect directly to our brains. As the grooves in the discs are traced repeatedly with the fingers, those receptors send messages to the somatosensory cortex in the parietal lobe of the brain. Sensory stimulation like this can modify the structure of the brain.
About John Schmid
Degrees in psychology and education as well as professional certifications in business administration and website development gave John the ideal credentials to co-found and develop an internet presence dedicated to helping caregivers provide exceptional care to those who are no longer able to care for themselves because of the impact of dementia. Since 2007, Best Alzheimer's Products has earned national and international recognition as a place to go for help and advice, with the goal of making life better for people living with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
Entries by John Schmid
A variety of newspaper articles, interviews and other media events that have appeared around the country since our business began in 2009.
If you are not a caregiver yourself, you likely know someone who is. Take some time this month, and every month, to offer a helping hand. If you are a caregiver, make sure you are taking care of yourself as well as the person you are caring for. You can help spread awareness by talking to others about Alzheimer’s and being a caregiver.
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Palatine, IL 60074
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Purple Angel Ambassador
Dementia Friendly America
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WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING
- Dear John and Holly, I’d like to work for you…seriously! I first heard about your business on the “Made in Chicago” segment on WBBM radio a few months back. I too, am interested in exactly the same thing you are, the quality of life for people with dementia. (…) Thank you though, so much for putting this site, and your products in one spot. And I am sooooo glad that Bernice has you! Janice