Surprise: Unhealthy lifestyle tied to Alzheimer’s risk WRITTEN BY:  Alicia Lasek      REPOSTED FROM MCKNIGHTS.COM Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Print Share by Email Dallas Anderson, Ph.D. A combination of healthy lifestyle behaviors is tied to substantially lower risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease, finds a new study. […]


The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) reviews the following four areas to determine Aid and Attendance eligibility: 1. Military Service Veteran must have served a minimum of 90 days of active duty.  1 of those days must be during a period of war: World War II – 12/7/41 through 12/31/46 Korean Conflict – 6/27/50 through 1/31/55 […]

Daughter Shares How Her Trailblazing Mom Has Made Her Strong

September 23, 2019 Reposted from Alzheimer’s Association Blog. Susan Spencer, a former maverick entrepreneur, took over as general manager of the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles in 1984 while her father, Leonard Tose, was the team’s owner. Susan remains the only female general manager in NFL history. Today, Susan is living with Alzheimer’s, and her daughter Marnie […]


Many people are living much longer these days and the statistics have shown that 1 in 3 people who reach the age of 85 will have dementia.  Alzheimer’s disease typically will progress slowly in three general stages — mild (early stage), moderate (middle stage), and severe (late stage). Since Alzheimer’s affects people in different ways, […]