alzheimer’s

Through the Seasons Program Featured in JAA Article on Making the Most of Unstructured Time in Memory Care

How can we make the most of unstructured time when working with or caring for someone with memory loss? The current issue of the Journal of Active Aging addresses [...]

Summer 2014 | Science Update

The Summer 2014 Science Updates focus on cutting edge research reported at this year's Alzheimer's Association International Conference, held this past July in Copenhagen.  The summaries below were written [...]

Brain Diet Fads: Fact, Fiction or Fashion? What You Should Know to “Eat Smart” Now

When it comes to brain health, it seems nothing is more confusing than advice about what we eat and drink. The media’s obsessional reporting of every new finding on [...]

February 2014 | Science Update

This month’s science update continues our focus on healthy hearts and healthy minds by taking a look at some studies on the heart-brain connection: Elevated Pulse Pressure and Alzheimer’s [...]

Gearing Up for Better Brain Health: Taking the Best of Summer and Fall for Sharper Minds

As the end of summer nears, we cannot help but think of the approach of fall. Talking about trading our flip-flops for high heels (or sensible shoes) and our [...]

Making Mother’s Day More Memory-Able: Brain Boosting Activities that Celebrate Moms

This Mother’s Day, why not plan some activities that bring the mothers (and everyone else) in your community the gift of better brain health? Here are some ideas for [...]

Brain Science Update | March 2013

Rates of Alzheimer’s Disease Expected to Increase 40% by 2025 The Alzheimer’s Association released their 2013 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures Report this past week. Data included in the [...]

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Total Brain Health is walking to end Alzheimers. Please join us in the fight by donating to our team or joining the walk! Visit our team page here Walk to [...]

TBH Brain Flash August 2012: News Your Brain Can Use!

Computer Based Training for Seniors: Does It Work? While computer-based brain fitness programs have increased in popularity and availability to the general public, questions remain regarding their effectiveness. Researchers [...]