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When Elderly Parents Can No Longer Live Alone - Spry Living

When Elderly Parents Can No Longer Live Alone - Spry Living | Age and Ageing | Scoop.it
If you're heading home for the holidays, watch for these key signs that your elderly parent should no longer be living alone.
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Test may reveal Alzheimer's in patients 10 years before symptoms develop: study

Test may reveal Alzheimer's in patients 10 years before symptoms develop: study | Age and Ageing | Scoop.it
A new test could have enormous implications for the treatment and diagnosis of Alzheimer's, allowing the disease to be detected 10 years before the earliest symptoms of mental decline
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Growth of 'brain fitness' industry brings new awareness of memory degeneration, early-onset Alzheimer's

Growth of 'brain fitness' industry brings new awareness of memory degeneration, early-onset Alzheimer's | Age and Ageing | Scoop.it
When Marcel Wieder’s aunt was diagnosed with early onset dementia several years ago, the Toronto resident started to worry about his own brain health
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Learned Optimism: Martin Seligman on Happiness, Depression, and the Meaningful Life

Learned Optimism: Martin Seligman on Happiness, Depression, and the Meaningful Life | Age and Ageing | Scoop.it
What 25 years of research reveal about the cognitive skills of happiness and finding life's greater purpose.

"The illiterate of the 21st
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Dementia dogs

Joyce Gray from Alzheimer Scotland talking about the Dementia Dogs pilot project and how dogs can help people with dementia.
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Screening elderly for dementia not ready for widespread use | TIME

Screening elderly for dementia not ready for widespread use | TIME | Age and Ageing | Scoop.it
Though there's growing hope for detecting the disease before memory loss and confusion set in, doctors aren't ready to recommend early detection
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Use these tips to combat compassion fatigue - Carrington.edu

Use these tips to combat compassion fatigue - Carrington.edu | Age and Ageing | Scoop.it
People who work in the field of health care, whether they are physicians or have a career in medical assisting, are the caregivers of patients.
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Rare form of dementia eliminates the ability to recognize even famous faces

Rare form of dementia eliminates the ability to recognize even famous faces | Age and Ageing | Scoop.it
Since the inability to put a name to a face can be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease, Gefen said it's important to properly diagnose the cause using specific tests that can identify PPA
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Don't Grow Old (BBC Documentary)

For centuries scientists have been attempting to come up with an elixir of youth. Now remarkable discoveries are suggesting that ageing is something flexible...
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Dementia friendly gardens

Garden designer Kim Grove talks about Trevor's Garden in the Dementia Village at Healthcare Innovation Expo and the main things to consider to make a garden safe for someone with dementia.
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The need for innovative product design for older people | Mature Marketing

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