A dementia friendly can be a safe environment for people in the community who have Alzheimer's disease or other dementia.

Dementia Friendly Library

A library can be an influential and valuable part of creating a community that is supportive to people living with dementia, including care providers.

Hope On The Horizon — July 10, 2018

Is this the drug we have been waiting for?

Hope On The Horizon June 26, 2018

Some of the latest developments in dementia research, care practices, and treatment.

Hope on the Horizon - A group of people on a beach walking toward the sunset signifying a ray of hope in the quest for the cure for Alzheimer's

Hope On The Horizon — 6/20/2018

Some of the latest developments in dementia research, care practices, and treatment.

Hope On The Horizon

Some of the latest developments in dementia research, care practices, and treatment.

Protect Against Alzheimer's - We Can Do It

Cure Alzheimer’s Disease

In January of 2011 , President Obama signed the National Alzheimer’s Project Act into law. The act calls for a coordinated national effort to attack the disease and improve care. The President has increased funding for Alzheimer’s research every year since.  Much of the rest of the world has adopted similar programs and increased their own budgets to combat this coming epidemic.

Seniors Targeted by Con Artists and Swindlers

Millions of people fall victim to scams each year, including an increasing amount of seniors who are especially targeted. Scammers are becoming more savvy and refined with their fraudulent measures, so it is more important than ever to identity the scams before becoming a victim.

Researchers in the U.K. have found declining dementia rates over two decades

Conditions That Mimic Alzheimer’s (Why Early Diagnosis is Important)

There are many reasons to get an early and accurate diagnosis if you suspect dementia. Included: treatment is sometimes more effective when started early, early diagnosis gives one time to get affairs in order, and diagnosis might be more accurate if done early. Most importantly, there are many diseases and conditions that mimic Alzheimer’s disease as well as the symptoms associated with most other causes of dementia. Many of these are treatable and even curable!