Dementia Care

Congress Approves $400M for Alzheimer’s Research

By | 2017-12-19T09:30:50+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Dementia Care, News|

Good news for Alzheimer's research. The Alzheimer’s Association recently confirmed that Congress has included a $400 million Alzheimer’s research funding increase at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the FY2017 funding bill. Upon approval, [...]

Mid-Life Heart Health and Alzheimer’s Disease

By | 2017-12-18T14:53:49+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Categories: Dementia Care, News|

Is there a link between mid-life heart health and Alzheimer’s disease? Researchers from Johns Hopkins University studied 322 middle-aged people over a 20-year period to determine just that. Their research, recently published in the Journal [...]

Update on Alzheimer’s Research Funding Bill

By | 2017-06-04T16:39:11+00:00 January 4th, 2016|Categories: Dementia Care, Funding, News|

The Alzheimer’s Association announced that a new bill was introduced in Congress on December 16 that would dramatically increase Alzheimer's research funding! The bill proposes a historic increase of $350 million per year in Alzheimer’s research. [...]

Federal Funding for Alzheimer’s Disease

By | 2017-12-19T10:07:44+00:00 November 9th, 2015|Categories: Dementia Care, Funding, News|

The Alzheimer’s Association recently published this federal update regarding funding for Alzheimer’s research. Please take a few minutes to review the information. If you are so inclined, click through the links below to contact your [...]

Senior Wellness: Benefits of Turmeric for Cognitive Decline

By | 2017-06-04T16:39:14+00:00 April 30th, 2015|Categories: Dementia Care, Health Aging, Nutrition|

What are your thoughts on natural solutions for health issues? We all see stories in the news media, blogs and health publications about the benefits of natural remedies, but one that is extremely interesting to [...]

April 15: CT Alzheimer’s Lobby Day

By | 2017-12-19T09:53:04+00:00 April 9th, 2015|Categories: Dementia Care, Events|

Attention caregivers and families! The Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter is holding an Alzheimer’s Lobby Day on Wednesday, April 15. Assisted Living Services wants you to know about this opportunity for you to advocate for issues [...]

Holiday Hazards: What to Watch for When a Loved One Has Alzheimer’s

By | 2017-12-19T13:28:16+00:00 November 13th, 2013|Categories: Caregiving, Dementia Care|

Photo Credit: mysza831 via Compfight cc Decking the halls is a traditional part of the holiday season for most families in Connecticut. When an aging loved one lives with Alzheimer’s disease or a related form [...]

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