The 3 Steps to Take with Alzheimer’s Memory Loss from the North Atlanta Home Care Experts

North Atlanta Home Care Alzheimer’s disease alters someone’s mind so that memories pertaining to current events are forgotten or mixed up while memories about the more remote past often stay intact. This can cause prior times to make more sense to someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia than the present. With these effects from Alzheimer’s memory loss occurring, a person’s alternate reality could actually be the person’s strategy of making sense of the present through earlier memories.

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5 Common Brain Myths—Busted

iStock_000030723782_MediumWe’ve heard myths all of our lives. There are the ones that start in childhood such as chewing gum will stay in your stomach for 7 years, and myths that endure into adulthood such as brain cells are lost each day and can never be replaced. Thanks to the most recent advances in neuroscience, many brain myths have been busted. Check out some important recent brain truths that have come to light: [Read more…]

Microchip Brain Implant Could Restore Memory

dementia care AtlantaSome might say that the human brain is the most complex and highly sophisticated computer of all. Soon, some say in less than two years, the human brain could be aided by the external computer hardware of a highly specialized microchip designed to restore memory. Sounds like science fiction, but the reality is closer than ever before. [Read more…]