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Fighting Back Against #Cognitive #Aging (#Mindmapping to Exercise the Brain and Organize Thinking)

Fighting Back Against #Cognitive #Aging (#Mindmapping to Exercise the Brain and Organize Thinking) | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
As is said (albeit in a quite different context) "use it or lose it." You age and people tell you to start do crossword puzzles (I've never liked them) or to do simple arithmetic on an iPad (hhmmm....
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Are you the Boss when Mom or Dad get Alzheimer's or Dementia? - Alzheimers Support

Are you the Boss when Mom or Dad get Alzheimer's or Dementia? - Alzheimers Support | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Are you the Boss when Mom or Dad get Alzheimer's?

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Teen demands right to use medical marijuana in N.J. school, wants ban overturned - NJ.com

The Barbours are suing for their daughter's right to use medicinal marijuana in school, while attorneys for the Maple Shade school district say doing so would run afoul of the law because marijuana is still considered a controlled dangerous...
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This Alzheimer’s Whisperer | Alzheimer's Reading Room

This Alzheimer’s Whisperer | Alzheimer's Reading Room | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
That is why I was so shocked the first time I saw him interacting with a person who has Alzheimer’s.
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A month in the life of people with dementia, Victoria Derbyshire - BBC Two

A month in the life of people with dementia, Victoria Derbyshire - BBC Two | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Three people with dementia film their lives over a month
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Janner's alleged victims question inconsistency in dementia cases - The Guardian

Janner's alleged victims question inconsistency in dementia cases - The Guardian | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Lawyers request review of decision not to try Labour peer on health grounds as elderly child abuser with dementia has sentence increased
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The Purple Angel | Dementia Awareness Campaign

The Purple Angel | Dementia Awareness Campaign | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Purple Angel upholds the principle that people with dementia have an absolute right to enjoy a good quality of life and continued involvement in their local community so far as they are able and willing to do so.
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Children with ADHD at Risk for Binge Eating, Study Shows

Children with ADHD at Risk for Binge Eating, Study Shows | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, are significantly more likely to have an eating disorder — a loss of control eating syndrome (LOC-ES) — akin to binge eating, a condition more generally diagnosed only in adults, ...

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Dementia is a feminist issue - Features - The F-Word

Dementia is a feminist issue - Features - The F-Word | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Women make up two thirds of the people living with dementia in the UK and a huge proportion of carers looking after those living with dementia, yet policy making doesn't recognise and value them.
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Dementia Alliance International YouTube Channel

Helga Rohra from Munich, a Board member of Dementia Alliance International, and Chair of the European Dementia Working Group delivered a poignant, ...
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Pain Treatment For Patients With Dementia Remains Inadequate

Pain Treatment For Patients With Dementia Remains Inadequate | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Pain Treatment For Dementia Patients Remains Inadequate
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£300,000 Stirling study into use of physical activity to improve lives of people with dementia – Physical activity to improve lives of people with dementia – University of Stirling

£300,000 Stirling study into use of physical activity to improve lives of people with dementia – Physical activity to improve lives of people with dementia – University of Stirling | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
A £300,000 research study led by the University of Stirling into how personalised physical activity could improve the lives of people with dementia living in care homes is being launched today (Wednesday 29 April).
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LGBT older people with dementia should not be forced back into the closet

LGBT older people with dementia should not be forced back into the closet | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
There are 1.2 million older lesbian and gay people in the UK, yet they are an invisible population, says Des Kelly
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Australia not equipped to deal with growing 'tsunami' of Alzheimer's cases: advocates

Australia not equipped to deal with growing 'tsunami' of Alzheimer's cases: advocates | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Australian workplaces are not equipped to deal with the growing numbers of employees with Alzheimer's disease, advocates warn.
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American Academy of Neurology Launches Neurology: Genetics Journal - Sleep Review

American Academy of Neurology Launches Neurology: Genetics Journal - Sleep Review | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
The American Academy of Neurology today launched a new online medical journal, titled Neurology: Genetics.
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Seniors with dementia eased into dental care - CBC.ca

Seniors with dementia eased into dental care - CBC.ca | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
When Monte LeVernois is wheeled into a dental clinic at a long-term care home in Halifax, saying "Good morning" to him provokes no response. He has dementia and it's not clear what he understands.
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Brothers accused of embezzling from father who suffered from dementia - MLive.com

Brothers accused of embezzling from father who suffered from dementia - MLive.com | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Police say between January and October of last year, the brothers wrote at least 38 checks totaling $81,188.
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Knowledge translation essential in wake of research explosion, say neurology PTs | World Confederation for Physical Therapy

Knowledge translation essential in wake of research explosion, say neurology PTs | World Confederation for Physical Therapy | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
RT @WCPT1951: Knowledge translation and the research explosion: latest #WCPT2015 news and video http://t.co/xZNIJklYwB http://t.co/Qg6bGh7C…
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Mars astronauts could develop dementia on journey to Red Planet - Telegraph.co.uk

Mars astronauts could develop dementia on journey to Red Planet - Telegraph.co.uk | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Dangerous space radiation could mean astronauts develop dementia before ever setting foot on Mars
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Dr Peter Isaacs on Twitter

Dr Peter Isaacs on Twitter | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Wow: ANS Drugs - Mind Map https://meducation.net/resources/31265-ANS-Drugs-Mind-Map … #Neurology #Pharmacy #Cardiology #Respiratory pic.twitter.com/VHPoIEVL2N
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Stoopid #FBI and #AARP Internet Tricks Undermine Excellent Elder Abuse Scam Prevention Information

Stoopid #FBI and #AARP Internet Tricks Undermine Excellent Elder Abuse Scam Prevention Information | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
Look at this informational poster prepared by the National Center on Elder Abuse. It is excellent.
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Movement disorders and psychiatry

Movement disorders and psychiatry | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
RT @GreenJournal: RT @NeurologyCP: Movement disorders and psychiatry: Five new things http://t.co/JfpVNuvqOu #Neurology
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Charles Edward Frith on Twitter

Charles Edward Frith on Twitter | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
I'm not expecting the Chilcot Report to come out before Blair is diagnosed with dementia. #Iraq pic.twitter.com/LUTLldOZeb
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What's it like living with dementia?

This week, Insight hears stories of sacrifice and success of people living with dementia and their loved one's experience with this condition. With no cure, is it ...
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Dementia: Getting rid of negative care terminology

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Dementia: Getting rid of negative care terminology
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Living better with dementia

Living better with dementia | Neurological Disorders | Scoop.it
I had barely known Chris Roberts, new onto the Twitter platform, when he mooted that the title for the book which I had just published didn't convey the right perspective. At first, I wondered who ...
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