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    The Ivey offers FREE educational workshops and seminars to enhance caregiver knowledge.


X-Rays Of The Earliest Stage Of Alzheimer’s Offer Critical Clue About How It Starts

Scientists peered into the brains of mice and saw something about Alzheimer’s they hadn’t seen before. By Sarah DiGiulio As many as 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease today, and that number could more than triple by 2025. … Read More.

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A Closer Look at Cognitive Function and Nutrition

‘Weight may accelerate aging of brain,’ studies show By Brigid Titgemeier, MS, RDN, LD In functional medicine, Alzheimer’s disease is often referred to as type 3 diabetes because studies show that glucose intolerance leads to an increased risk of developing … Read More.

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Caffeine May Prevent Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias

by Paul Ratner Your morning cup of joe may have effects that reach beyond getting you alert and ready for the day. Researchers at Indiana University identified 24 compounds that can increase the brain’s production of an enzyme that could … Read More.

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Long-winded speech could be early sign of Alzheimer’s disease, says study

Research finds distinctive language deficits in people with mild cognitive impairment, a precursor to dementia by Hannah Devlin Rambling and long-winded anecdotes could be an early sign of Alzheimer’s disease, according to research that suggests subtle changes in speech style … Read More.

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Self-Care for the Caregiver Workshop

If you are a personal caregiver and are in need of some time to recharge, you are invited to this important workshop. Read More.

May 11, 2017 9:30am - 2:30pm