Global Alzheimer’s Platform (GAP) Foundation

The GAP Foundation is joining together leading academic researchers, pharmaceutical companies, nonprofit organizations and foundations, and governments around the world to reduce the time, cost and risk of Alzheimer’s clinical trials in order to speed innovative medicines to those with or at risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

 

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2308, 2019

How Music Help People With Dementia

August 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

Just about everybody has a favorite song that brings back great memories. That’s the case for everyone – whether or not they have a cognitive issue such as dementia. Here’s some information on how [...]

2308, 2019

How Puzzles Can Help Keep the Brain Sharp

August 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

More than likely you’ve heard that working on puzzles, such as crosswords, jigsaw puzzles and the like, can help keep your mind sharp. But why is this the case? It turns out that puzzles [...]

2707, 2019

Gardening Benefits for People with Dementia

July 27th, 2019|0 Comments

When most people think of ways to help those suffering from dementia or other problems affecting cognition, gardening might not immediately come to mind. But spending time in a quiet, peaceful garden can have [...]

2706, 2019

Benefits of Art Therapy for the Elderly

June 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Art Therapy If you’ve ever sat down to paint a picture or work on a clay pot, you know how calming and therapeutic it can be. Art therapy has been shown to help people [...]

1506, 2019

Questions to Ask When Considering Memory Care

June 15th, 2019|0 Comments

We usually associate age with physical changes. Our skin might become a little loose, our joints might ache, and we might not be as energetic as we used to be. But, for many people, [...]

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