Brain Health

Brain Health is a very important subject for the aging community. Senior Citizens Bureau can help provide useful information on this topic.

Inside the Brain: Unraveling the Mystery of Alzheimer’s Disease

This 4-minute captioned video shows the intricate mechanisms involved in the progression of Alzheimer’s disease in the brain.

Source: National Institute On Aging.
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November 20th, 2014|Alzheimer's Disease, Brain Health, Caregivers, T2: Members Only, Video Library|Comments Off on Inside the Brain: Unraveling the Mystery of Alzheimer’s Disease

Older Drivers

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How Does Age Affect Driving?
More and more older drivers are on the road these days. It’s important to know that getting older doesn’t […]

The Cost of Dementia

Dementia is an umbrella term for the loss of cognitive function associated with a number of neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, Lewy Body Dementia, Huntington’s Disease and Traumatic brain injury.

Original Source: NIHOD
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The Alzheimer’s Project (HBO) Videos: Caregivers

There are currently 10 million Americans providing 8.5 billion hours of unpaid care to people with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, according to an estimate from the Alzheimer’s Association. Seventy percent of people with Alzheimer’s live at home, cared for by family and friends. As […]

The Alzheimer’s Project (HBO) Videos: Momentum in Science

Part 1

Part 2

Amidst the heartbreak of Alzheimer’s, there is real reason for hope. This two-hour, two-part documentary takes viewers inside the laboratories and clinics of 25 leading scientists and physicians, who seek to […]

The Alzheimers Project (HBO) Videos: Grandpa, Do you know who I am?

This film tells five stories of children, ages 6-15, who are coping with grandfathers or grandmothers suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Maria Shriver provides commentary and delivers valuable “lessons” for the kids, urging them not to blame themselves for what their grandparents do or say. “We […]

The Alzheimer’s Project (HBO) Videos: The Memory Loss Tapes

While there is hope for the future as science gains momentum, millions of Americans are currently affected by the painful and deadly consequences of Alzheimer’s. This verité documentary profiles seven people living with the disease, each in an advancing state of dementia, from its earliest […]

Forgetfulness

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Forgetfulness: It’s Not Always What You Think
Many older people worry about becoming more forgetful. They think forgetfulness is the first sign of Alzheimer’s […]

Depression

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WHAT IS A DEPRESSIVE DISORDER?
A depressive disorder is an illness that involves the body, mood, and thoughts. It affects the way a person […]

2014 Alzheimer’s Disease Report

Dr. Richard J. Hodes, Director of the National Institute on Aging/NIH, discusses selected highlights from the 2013 – 2014 Alzheimer’s Disease Progress Report.
About the Senior Citizens Bureau
The Senior Citizens Bureau (SCB) was found in 1998 and is a national, non-profit community resource for the elderly, […]