Helpful Resources

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Diagnosis, Prevention, & Testing

10 Early Signs (Alzheimer’s Association)
Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention (SeniorHomes.com)
Diagnosing Alzheimer’s (Mayo Clinic)
Mini Mental Status Exam (MMSE)
SAGE Test (The Ohio State University)
Tests for Alzheimer’s & Dementia (Alzheimer’s Association)
Understanding Aphasia

End of Life

Aging With Dignity – Five Wishes Online
CaringInfo
Compassion and Choices
Get Palliative Care
Hospice Foundation of America
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Palliative Care for Seniors
The Conversation Project

Films

Alive Inside (film)
Angel’s Perch (film)
His Neighbor Phil (film)
I’ll Be Me (Glen Campbell film)
#RememberMe (music video)
Still Alice (film)
The Alzheimer’s Project HBO (free streaming)
The Genius of Marian (film)

Other Types of Dementia

8 Lesser Known Types of Dementia – Infographic (Courtesy of Be Independent Homecare, Dublin, Ireland)
10 Types of Dementia
Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration
Frontotemporal Dementia (Alzheimer’s Association)
Frontotemporal Dementia (Mayo Clinic)
Lewy Body Dementia Association
Lewy Body Dementia: Information for Patients, Families, & Professionals (NIH)
Multi-Infarct/Vascular Dementia (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)
Pick’s Disease
What is Dementia With Lewy Bodies? (Alzheimer’s Society)

Technology

Alz You Need
Apps for Alzheimer’s Caregivers (Alzheimer’s Association Blog)
CareZone
teleCalm

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