Info on Healthy Aging and Dementia related conditions for individuals and their Caregivers
MCI Fact Sheet– Fact sheet on Mild Cognitive Decline
AD Fact sheet 2010 – Fact sheet on Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)
More information on the concept of successful cognitive aging, how the brain and mind change as we age, and how to support your own healthy cognitive aging process can be found in this article on Cognitive Aging Article.
Informative data on cognitive aging in easily understandable terms:
Dr Snowden talks about results of the famous nun study and what it teaches us with regard to aging sucessfully
Cognitive Aging versus Alzheimer’s Disease
Difference between Alzheimer’s and normal forgetfulness
How to Tell if It’s Depression or Dementia | Health (2008)
Depression vs Dementia (2013)
Risk assessment with an older woman – dementia or depression? This is a film, in two parts, that explores risk assessment with an older woman. The first demonstrates poor practice, as two nurses display a number of prejudices and poor attitudes towards older people, leading to potentially dangerous and damaging assumptions.