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Designing technology at age 90

This is an awesome National Public Radio story about a 90 year old woman who is using her wisdom and talents to develop technologies for aging adults! 796 more words


Keeping active!

We are having gorgeous weather today in Copenhagen. It’s getting to be that time of year when everyone wants to be outside in the sunshine and warm temperatures. 119 more words

Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

After-hours program for people with dementia

This article from The Atlantic highlights a program in New York called ElderServe At Night. It’s a care program for people who have dementia, working the dusk-til-dawn hours. 1,383 more words

Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

Coloring as a purposeful activity

This post highlights a new series of coloring books FOR ADULTS that has been published! Although I am in my 30’s, I quite enjoy coloring and the smell of crayons. 862 more words

Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

No longer fearful of dementia

According to Wikipedia, fear is a distressing negative sensation induced by a perceived threat. It is a basic survival mechanism occurring in response to a specific stimulus, such as pain or the threat of danger. 545 more words

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Day care for people with younger onset dementia

One blog that has been brewing in the back of my blogosphere for a while is day care respite for people with younger onset dementia, a topic close to my heart. 329 more words

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The importance of finding meaningful activities for someone with dementia

First, I want to Thank Dave Murray for posting the following: Dave writes, “Sometimes, even the gutsiest of business owners need to be reminded of this:” “Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.” -Teddy Isaac Roosevelt… 983 more words

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