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July 24, 2016
A computerized brain training program cut the risk of dementia among healthy people by 48 percent, U.S. researchers said on Sunday in reporting an analysis of the results of a 10-year study. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
US study finds 'Brain training' cut dementia risk in healthy adults
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February 5, 2016
Those who said they ate seafood one or more times a week had less Alzheimer's-related brain pathology, such as plaques or neurofibrillary tangles, compared to those who ate little or no seafood. BrainerdDispatch.com Photo-Illustration
Eating fish may benefit older adults at risk for dementia
February 5, 2016 - 1:01pm
December 29, 2015
Keeping fit, maintaining a healthy diet, quitting smoking and giving your brain as well as your body regular work-outs can help decrease the risk of dementia for people with diabetes, said senior author Rachel R. Huxley of Curtin University in Perth, Australia. BrainerdDispatch.com  Illustration
Type 2 diabetes increases risk for dementia
December 29, 2015 - 9:36am
June 2, 2015
Lakewood to Offer Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group
June 2, 2015 - 11:31pm
LAMAA receives grant to get dementia-friendly action plan underway
June 2, 2015 - 7:33pm
June 1, 2015
Group receives grant to support dementia-friendly community
June 1, 2015 - 7:26pm
April 27, 2015
Much Obliged: Dementia Ready Community Forum
April 27, 2015 - 9:44am
April 14, 2015
Bills for missing seniors alert system morph into studies of need
April 14, 2015 - 9:23am
April 10, 2015
I finally know what marriage is all about
April 10, 2015 - 8:27am
Music therapist Anna Mitchell lets residents use a special drum to make sounds like ocean waves during the weekly music therapy session at the memory care unit at Touchmark in Fargo. Dave Wallis / The Forumplay button
Familiar songs, music can cut through dementia’s fog, soothing minds and sparking memories
December 10, 2014 - 12:14pm