Lessons from the Oldest Old: The 90+ Study

By Dana Greenia, R.N.M.S. Co-investigator, UC-Irvine. One of the most significant studies of seniors and aging and dementia of the past century, the 90+ Study offers us some of the secrets of living longer. The 90+ Study has some shocking revelations about dementia too. This event is FREE and open to the public. The presentation […]

Losing Control of One’s Own Life

An interesting Blog from the Mayo Clinic this week puts the issue of control squarely on the table. “What stresses many of us on a daily basis is the battle for control. Persons living with dementia are no exception. Yet, think of how many times those living with dementia are told what they can and […]

U.K. Way Ahead in Dementia Awareness

I get tons of email about dementia everyday. I signed up for it though. Much of it comes from those folks across the ocean in England. For some reason which I have yet to discover, they seem to be so far ahead of the U.S. when it comes to providing care and information to patients with […]