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Divine Destiny Provides Services for Adults with a Variety of Cognitive and Physical Needs

Divine Destiny Adult Care, Inc. is an all-inclusive Day and Health care center created to serve those with chronic and non-chronic conditions. We are certified by the state of North Carolina and 100% approved by the Veterans’ Association to proudly … Continue reading

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Super Foods for Alzheimer’s Prevention (Video)

This video from A Current Affair Australia discusses several “super foods” that may help prevent Alzheimer’s disease. Throughout Australia, 320,000 people battle dementia. By 2030 it is estimated that there will be half a million dementia patients and nearly 1 … Continue reading

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Dementia: Helping Children And Teens Adjust (Video)

This video from Alzheimer Society of British Columbia has some great tips for talking to teens and children about dementia and the effects it may have on the adults around them. Something parents may not consider is how aware teens … Continue reading

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Resources and Information about LBD: The Lewey Body Dementia Association, Inc.

The Lewey Body Dementia Association, Inc. is an organization focusing on support and resources for those with Lewy Bodey Demantia (LBD), their families and caretakers. Lewy body dementia is a degenerative dementia that has similar characteristics to Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s … Continue reading

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Overview of Dementia in 101 Seconds (Video)

The video titled “Dementia 101 in 101 Seconds” by Alzheimer’s Weekly gives a quick overview of dementia and causes of the disease. Alzheimer’s Disease, Huntington’s Disease, Lewy Body Dementia and traumatic brain injury are just a few conditions mentioned that … Continue reading

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4 Stories of Living With Dementia (Video)

This video from the Social Care Institute for Excellence shares the stories of four people with dementia. The individuals were interviewed over time as their dementia symptoms progressed. Barry has had dementia for fifteen years and still has much of … Continue reading

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One Page Brochure Shares Benefits of Early Dementia Diagnosis

The Alzheimer Society of Canada has a brochure title “Benefits of an early diagnosis” that gives an overview of why it is helpful to diagnose dementia as soon as possible. Did you know dementia may share similar symptoms to other … Continue reading

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Role of Plaques and Tangles in Causing Alzheimer’s Disease (Video)

This video does a very good job explaining how plaques and tangles form in the brain. The animations in the video illustrate the protein and enzyme processes that create plaques and tangles. This is a helpful video for people that … Continue reading

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10 Tips to Prevent Wandering

Ten Tips to Prevent Wandering Wandering becomes a problem due to many conditions, including dementia. There are many reasons your loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia may wander. Poor sleep, getting up at night to get a glass … Continue reading

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Great Resource to Teach School Children about Dementia

The Health & Social Care Partnership has resources on its Dementia For Schools page to aid dementia awareness. The resources are intended for educators and community organizations that want to create lesson plans and activities to teach school children about … Continue reading

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