CNSA News : 2019 : August

When to get a memory evaluation

For many of us, it is not until we reach middle age that we start to pay closer attention to our bodies and the way it is aging. We undergo a number of medical screenings and evaluations for conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, elevated lipids, cholesterol, and other cardiovascular risk factors.

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New UM program focuses on building skills for Alzheimer’s caregivers, and supporting them

The University of Miami Health System has developed the Care Partners Program, a 12-month study funded by National Institute on Aging at the National Institutes of Health. The program helps caregivers learn skills that help improve patience and provide cognitive stimuli for patients.

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