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Disrupt Dementia

Sparking bold new solutions for the world's brain health crisis

Medicare Limits Coverage of New Alzheimer’s Drug Aduhelm

Covers beneficiaries enrolled in clinical trials

     

The Surprising Impact of Racism on the Brain and Memory

Discrimination may be linked to memory decline in middle-aged adults

Can Ultrasound Treat Alzheimer’s?

Researchers are studying how the technology can impact dementia and the brain

5 Exercises That Can Keep Your Brain Sharp

Physical activity can boost memory, improve thinking, even lower dementia risks

A Journalist With Alzheimer’s Shares His Journey on Film

Meet the man behind the inspiring documentary ‘Have You Heard About Greg?’

How Menopause Messes With Your Brain

Research builds on how menopause affects brain health

Are Processed Foods Bad for Your Brain?

Eating lots of salty, sugary and high-fat snacks could impact your memory after midlife

4 Reasons to Not Shy Away From Cognitive Screening

A few quick tests check for thinking and memory issues

Could COVID-19 Increase Your Risk of Dementia?

A new global study of more than 40,000 coronavirus patients aims to find out

6 Conditions That Can Look Like Dementia

Medications, infections and sleep issues can cause you to feel foggy or confused

Look to the Global Council on Brain Health for Trusted Info

Get the latest scientific insights about what older adults can do to maintain their brain health

Supporting Family Caregivers

Taking A Trip Could Improve Brain Health

A vacation or change in routine may benefit adults living with dementia

Memory Cafes Offer Activities for People With Dementia

Meeting spots provide comfortable spaces for caregivers and their loved ones

12 Tips for Traveling With a Loved One Who Has Dementia

A daughter plans a family vacation with her dad's Alzheimer's in mind

'Moonlight Sonata' Director on Dementia, Deafness and Hope

Irene Taylor Brodsky's documentary reveals her dad's Alzheimer's challenges and her deaf son's triumph

Banish Caregiver Burnout by Keeping Loved Engaged

Find tasks and activities to make those with memory challenges feel useful

Caregivers Confront the Stigma of Dementia

Help family and friends have better understanding of the illness

Video Spotlight

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Giving an African American Face to Alzheimer’s

Brian wants to raise awareness of the increased Alzheimer's risk for African Americans

How to Care for Someone With Dementia

Sanjay Gupta, neurosurgeon and CNN chief medical correspondent, provides tips

Dementia Doesn’t Stop This Travel Enthusiast

Laurie is an avid adventurer fighting dementia. Find out how she overcomes everyday obstacles