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Benefits of Art Therapy for the Elderly

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 of all ages – especially th...

June 27th, 2019
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Alzheimer’s disease: are we close to finding a cure?

First described in 1906 by Dr. Alois Alzheimer, Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia, accounting for around 60-80% of cases. It is characterized by problems with memory, thinking an...

May 01st, 2017
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Alzheimer’s Resources

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 ri...

May 01st, 2017
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Detecting Alzheimer’s disease earlier using … Greebles?

Difficulty distinguishing novel objects is associated with family history of Alzheimer’s disease Louisville, KY – Unique graphic characters called Greebles may prove to be valuable tools in det...

December 15th, 2015
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