Educational Resources

Resources for Memory Loss

With all the info out there about memory loss, Alzheimer's, and caregiving, where should someone begin? Below are several of the best 2014 resources to help. Click to learn about the difference between age-related memory loss and Alzheimer's, or try the websites and books below.

Featured Websites & Books (Summer 2014)

Want to learn more about Alzheimer's and Memory loss? Visit www.AlzU.org to sign up for a FREE course. This website was created by the Department of Neurology at Weill Cornell Medical College and New York-Presbyterian Hospital in NYC, and colleagues from around the U.S.

The book The Alzheimer’s Diet: A Step-by-Step Nutritional Approach to Memory Loss Prevention & Treatment by Harvard-trained Neurologist Dr. Isaacson and Nutrition-expert Dr.Ochner (Columbia), expands on the 9-Week Diet Plan detailed in "Alzheimer's Treatment Alzheimer's Prevention: A Patient and Family Guide". This easy-to-follow book details specific dietary changes that may help in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease (AD).
Rating: 5-stars (35 reviews) on Amazon.com - Click for Reviews and to Order

Also,  Alzheimer's Treatment, Alzheimer's Prevention: A Patient & Family Guide - 2012 Edition, was written by Alzheimer's expert Dr. Isaacson, who has several family members with AD. He answers the most common patient and caregiver questions on the treatment and prevention of AD and shares his cutting edge approach 30-step approach in the fight against memory loss. 
Rating: 5-stars (21 reviews) on Amazon.com - Click here for Reviews and to Order

Recommended Books: 2013

Essential for Caregiving:

The 36-Hour Day, 5th ed (Large print): A Family Guide to Caring for People With Alzheimers, Related Dementias, and Memory Loss was just released in the new 5th Edition.
Rating:  4.5-stars (7 reviews)

Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias - The Caregiver's Complete Survival Guide by Nataly Rubinstein is an outstanding resource for caregivers and family members.
Rating: 5-stars (10 reviews)

Treatment / Prevention:

The Alzheimer's Answer: Reduce Your Risk and Keep Your Brain Healthy by Dr. Sabbagh was released in 2011.
Rating: 4.8 stars (12 reviews)

A book called The Alzheimer's Prevention Program was released in 2011, by Dr. Gary Small.
Rating: 4-stars (9 reviews)

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