January 2019 - Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation

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New Year's Resolutions

Healthy New Year’s Resolutions for Older Adults

A healthy lifestyle can lead to a healthy brain. The beginning of a new year is the perfect time to adopt some beneficial habits to help reduce your risk of cognitive decline. See our list of healthy brain resolutions below for a happy and proactive 2019!BREAK A SWEATCardiovascular exercise, like walking or swimming, increases blood […]

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Different Stages of Alzheimer's Disease

Understanding the Different Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease

Across the United States, an estimated 5.7 million Americans of all ages are living with one of the stages of Alzheimer’s disease or other related forms of dementia — according to the Alzheimer’s Association.The disease typically progresses in three different stages:Early stage Alzheimer’s diseaseModerate stage Alzheimer’s diseaseLate stage Alzheimer’s diseaseUnderstanding the stages of Alzheimer’s disease […]

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