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Yoga for Depression as Alzheimer’s Prevention Webinar

Yoga for Depression as Alzheimer’s Prevention Webinar

Research shows a strong relationship between depression and Alzheimer’s disease. In fact, a history of major depression is a risk factor for later development of Alzheimer’s disease. And those with dementia often develop symptoms of both depression and...

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Researchers Agree: Folate Helps Prevent AD

Researchers Agree: Folate Helps Prevent AD

With the rapid increase of the aging population worldwide, over 50 million people were living with dementia globally in 2019 and the number is said to increase to 152 million by 2050. The total cost for dementia was about 1 trillion US dollars in 2019 and it will be...

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Donor Spotlight: Jan and Marjorie

Donor Spotlight: Jan and Marjorie

ARPF would like to recognize and thank Jan N. for her continuous support of our Foundation.   Jan is a long-term care case manager in Prescott, AZ. She has dealt with the destruction of Alzheimer’s disease in her professional and personal life. Jan’s community is...

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The Future Treatment of Alzheimer’s

The Future Treatment of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation (ARPF) Scientific Advisory Council member Helen Lavretsky, MD was recently interviewed about what the future of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) treatment looks like. With a new drug on the market, people want to know, is...

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Donor Spotlight: The Kihlken Family

Donor Spotlight: The Kihlken Family

Laura Kihlken and her family have been longtime supporters of your ARPF. Laura uses her birthday as a platform to generously fundraise in honor of her mother Ann Kuh.  “Watching my loved ones suffer from Alzheimer’s is one of the hardest things I’ve...

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Neurologists Agree on Lifestyle Intervention

Neurologists Agree on Lifestyle Intervention

Dr. Daniel Gibbs is one of 50 million people worldwide with Alzheimer’s disease. As a neurologist, Dr. Gibbs has devoted his life to researching Alzheimer’s and what can be done to slow its progress. He’s explained his findings in a new book “A Tattoo On My Brain: A...

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Summer Fruits for Brain Health

Summer Fruits for Brain Health

As the earth turns and seasons change, so do our appetites. We also need to increase our water intake as the sun intensifies. In fact, staying hydrated keeps your memory sharp and your mood stable. It also helps keep your body cool (by sweating) during the hot summer...

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How Exercise Saves Your Cognition

How Exercise Saves Your Cognition

Exercise is a huge aspect of brain health– that’s why it’s one of ARPF’s 4 Pillars of Alzheimer’s Prevention®. Study after study has revealed the incredible benefits of exercising. The popular food, nutrition, and health blog, Eat This, Not...

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300 Meditators in 3 Days

300 Meditators in 3 Days

Your ARPF has been blown away by the incredible turnout for the Meditate for Your Memory Challenge. We have met hundreds of new people and are thrilled by everyone’s commitment to take this brain health journey with us.  We still have 4 days left of the...

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Study finds dementia patients have greater risk of COVID-19

Study finds dementia patients have greater risk of COVID-19

A recent study, COVID‐19 and dementia: Analyses of risk, disparity, and outcomes from electronic health records in the US, has found a new strategy to help control the COVID-19 pandemic– protect dementia patients. Researchers at Case Western Reserve University...

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