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CNN: ‘The 5th Dementia’ uses music as medicine

CNN Heroes|’The 5th Dementia’ uses music as medicine Laura Klairmong, CNN Carol Rosenstein was recently acknowledged as a “CNN Hero” for her tremendous efforts as a family caregiver. Her husband, Irwin, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and shortly after diagnosed with dementia. His conditioned progressively worsened and his cognitive decline placed growing burden on the […]

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Who Will Care for the Caregivers?

THE UPSHOT|Who Will Care for the Caregivers? The New York Times The Caring for the Caregiver Program is committed to supporting caregivers through our practice, education, community engagement, and research. Our Essentials of Caregiving classes occur on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month. Each class covers one of 8 different important topics related […]

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During a ‘virtual tour’ of dementia, nothing seems easy

San Antonio Express-News, September 15, 2017 Rissa Dunaway was disoriented. She peered at the kitchen and hospital bed through white-rimmed sunglasses that distorted her vision. A pair of headphones blared static into her ears as she took heavy, cautious steps around the room, trying to make out her surroundings. Within four minutes, Dunaway was ushered […]

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