May 2016 - Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation

Archive Monthly Archives: May 2016

Alzheimer’s Exercises Aim to Improve Patients’ Memories

By Christine Chung, Newsday, May 31, 2016Twice a week, a handful of senior citizens gathers at Amber Court Assisted Living Facility in Westbury to exercise their memories.Led by social workers, they

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Moving On After an Alzheimer’s Death

By Allan Vann, Huffington Post, May 16, 2016When Clare was placed in the dementia unit of an assisted living facility in 2013, I had to transition to living as a married single. Since my beloved Clare

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Death Due to…Alzheimer’s?

By Allan Vann, Huffington Post, May 5, 2016This is not the column I had initially prepared for posting today, but this is the column I needed to write. On April 12, 2016, just one day after posting

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