Please join Heartrock Care, Inc. and walk in support of a cure to end Alzheimer's! The Reno/Sparks Walk to End Alzheimer's will be on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 8 am at the Sparks Marina. For more information please visit http://act.alz.org/site/TR?fr_id=7351&pg=entry .
Researchers have worked diligently to find simple ways to identify differences in people with Alzheimer's and those with "normal" age related memory reduction. A team from the University of Alberta in Canada may have just done that with the use of a simple saliva test. Presented at the 2015 Alzheimer's Association International Conference last week, the [...]
The Alzheimer's Foundation of America has provided a list of common sense lifestyle choices as keys to healthy aging. They have established the list with the goal to slow or prevent the loss of brain cells, maintain the brain's capacity to make up for any loss, and let remaining brain cells function well. Here is the [...]
The first year of a trial program to provide in-home care for certain Medicare recipients has shown great promise. The program, called the Independence at Home Demonstration, has 17 practices across the United States performing services for chronically ill in their homes versus in a clinical setting. The first year results showed a savings of [...]
"Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once [...]