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The Jura Care Research Team is dedicated to bringing insightful and valuable information to the public, within the domain of Alzheimer's and other forms of Dementia. Content published online is for informational purposes and does not necessarily reflect the view point or perspective of the Jura Care Village. The Jura Care Team does not claim any ownership of the content it publishes online.
14 02, 2018

Just one hour a week of social interaction helps dementia patients

By | 2018-02-14T11:54:04+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Research|0 Comments

  Just one hour a week of social interaction can improve the quality of life for dementia patients in care homes, a study suggests. A trial involving more than 800 people with dementia [...]

3 01, 2018

Most Hospitals Are Ill-prepared for Dementia Patients

By | 2018-01-03T12:02:16+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|An Alzheimer's Story, Research|0 Comments

Steve Johanson had a fierce and knowledgeable advocate at his side when he visited a hospital recently: his wife, Judy. In the six years since Steve had been diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, [...]

8 12, 2017

Don’t Wait Before It’s Too Late: Stay on Top of Your Elderly Parent’s Care

By | 2017-12-08T06:11:58+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Resources|0 Comments

  Today, it’s more common than ever for families and friends to live long distances away from each other, including from their elderly parents. Whether the children have relocated for work or the senior [...]

5 11, 2017

Dementia’s Double-Edged Sword – Educated Lose Memory Faster

By | 2017-11-03T10:59:47+00:00 November 5th, 2017|Research|1 Comment

  Research has found  that the onset of dementia is delayed in people who have more years of formal education. But a new study shows that this protection may come at a price: once dementia [...]

3 11, 2017

Giving Young Blood To People With Dementia – Controversial Study

By | 2017-11-03T10:06:17+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Research|0 Comments

  The controversial approach aims to rejuvenate old tissue. The first controlled, but controversial and small, clinical trial of giving young blood to people with dementia has reported that the procedure appears safe. [...]

27 09, 2017

2 year old girl with Alzheimer’s May Soon Forget Her Parents

By | 2017-09-27T15:48:55+00:00 September 27th, 2017|Research|2 Comments

  Marian McGlocklin looks like any two year old little girl. She’s as bubbly and curious as any toddler, but sadly she’s also living with a rare disease. Marian suffers from Niemann-Pick disease type [...]