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Immersive Piece on How Alzheimer's Changes the Brain - Don't Miss It!

BrainRegions_1-01Alzheimer's changes the brain physically. When caregivers understand that change, it makes providing care for their loved one easier because we are constantly reminded that the behaviors that are hard to handle are caused by the disease. This "acting out" is not because our loved one wants to act this way - they have no choice. Immerse yourself in a brain guide written by HealthCentral's Amanda Page. Alzheimer's explained with videos, graphics, text. You wont want to miss this!

How Alzheimer's Changes the Brain by Amanda Page 

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The Broken Jar: A Video Of Alzheimer's and Art

This video showcases chronologically-arranged samples of the watercolors of Alzheimer's artist Lester E. Potts, Jr. (1928-2007). The art was created over a 4 year period while Potts was a patient at Caring Days, a dementia daycare center in Tuscaloosa, AL (now The Mal and Charlotte Moore Center). Prepare for a few tears.

 

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Science and U: Cornell Weill Medical College Maps Dementia

 

 Dementia - depending on the type - destroys different parts of the brain. This video from Cornell Weill Medical College Maps Dementia maps how dementia affects the brain. One of the best I've seen. Carol

 


Video: Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementia

Extended Family, out of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, sponsored this sold out lecture on Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. This video is quite long, but well worth your time.

Carol