The Remember Project Aims To End Stigma Of Memory LossSome Minnesota actors are using the stage to help end the stigma of memory loss. When the pandemic set in last year, the production’s future became unclear.
Insulin Nasal Spray Trial Improves Alzheimer's SymptomsDoctors at Health Partners in the Twin Cities are growing increasingly optimistic about a new Alzheimer's treatment. It's a nasal spray they say is greatly helping with memory loss in patients taking part in a clinical trial.
New Community Choir For Dementia Patients And Their FamiliesDementia is a disease that affects 5.5 million Americans. A new community choir is rallying around those with the common but often misunderstood condition.
Health Links Between Gluten And Diabetes, Air Pollution And DementiaA new study has experts saying a high gluten diet may put offspring at higher risk for type 1 diabetes.
Neglect Leads To Hypothermic Death Of Dementia PatientThe client was found by family in a snow bank.
Figuring Out 'Driving Retirement' For A Loved One With Alzheimer's Taking the keys from a loved one with memory loss can be one of the hardest moves to make in the difficult journey.
Poetry Project Aims To Reach Patients With DementiaEmployees at 20 nursing homes in Wisconsin are receiving training to use poetry as a method of reaching residents with dementia.
Virtual Tour Lets People Experience What Dementia Feels LikeThose who experience it discover how just a small room and a table of tasks can quickly lead to frustration and heartbreak.
Neuroscience Center Pioneering Alzheimer's, Dementia TreatmentsOne of the few places in the country developing new treatments for dementia and Alzheimer's disease is in the Twin Cities.
Information About DementiaDementia is a general term for loss of memory and other mental abilities severe enough to interfere with daily life. It is caused by physical changes in the brain.
Local Alzheimer's Association Chapter Focuses On Diversity At ConferenceJust about everybody knows someone who has been touched by dementia. But did you know that Hispanics/Latinos and African-Americans in the United States are at a higher risk for Alzheimer's Disease?