Alzheimer's

Billionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates discusses his plans on funding Alzheimer's research
Caregiving

Bill Gates Invests $100 Million to Fight Alzheimer's Disease

The well-known humanitarian wants to support the battle against the disease.

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Alzheimer's Disease: Dancing Helps This Couple Heal
Caregiving

Alzheimer's Disease: Dancing Helps This Couple Heal

Arlene Boyd's Alzheimer's diagnosis changed so much of her life with her husband Richard, but dancing together still brings them joy.

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A young woman embraces her mother
Aging Parents

7 Keys to Caring for a Loved One with Dementia

Caring for a family member who has Alzheimer’s can be overwhelming.

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Karen, Mondy and their daughter, Grace, with Virginia
Aging Parents

Alzheimer's Disease: Comedy Improv Is a Surprising Resource

As her mother's Alzheimer's worsened, improvisational theater experience gave her and her husband a new way to interact with her mom—and ease the strain.

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Karen Stobbe (left), her mom Virginia and Mondy Carter
Caregiving

Tips for Communicating with a Loved One with Dementia

Karen Stobbe and Mondy Carter, who provide training to dementia caregivers, share how they use techniques learned from improvisational theatre to engage with Karen's mother, who has Alzheimer's.

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Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren, started a program to help caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's.
Caregiver Burnout

Hilarity for Charity: Seth Rogen, Lauren Miller Work to Assist Alzheimers Caregivers

Comedian Seth Rogen and his wife, Lauren Miller, came up with a way to turn a personal tragedy into something positive.

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A young caregiver walks with her loved one in the park
Caregiving

How to Handle Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer's

Caregivers may face sadness and frustration. Follow these practical tips to help manage some of those challenges.

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Kim (in red) with her sister, Karen, and their dogs, Cooper and Bentley
Caregiving

Early-onset Alzheimer's: A Sister's Caregiving Journey

Her twin sister had always been strong. Now that her twin was dealing with Alzheimer's, it was her turn to be the strong one.

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Glen Campbell
Music

Remembering Glen Campbell

A Rhinestone Cowboy who gave himself over completely to God

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1960s style living room
Caregiving

Husband Creates Vintage Room for Wife with Alzheimer's

George Drummond crafted a 1960s-style room to help his wife suffering with Alzheimer's. 

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