OLIVE THAT! Residents from St. Andrews Estates in our TBH BRAIN WORKOUT 2.0 course with TBH Trainer Elizabeth Zappi recently learned all about why we should "Eat Like a Greek" for improved cognition and reduced dementia risk. Click HERE for a free link to directions for hosting a fun "taste" of brain healthy eating in your community.
APRIL 2019 SCIENCE UPDATE
Two recent studies offer valuable insight into dementia risk and possible future interventions.
Do Neurons Stop Growing in Alzheimer’s Disease & Can We Do Anything About That?Researchers recently reported that Alzheimer’s disease (AD) may be additionally characterized by an arrest of maturation of new neuronal cells in the hippocampus.Link >
Does Reproductive Period Matter to Dementia Risk?A recent study published online in Neurology reported that lower levels of estradiol exposure, defined by later age at menarche and younger age at menopause, was significantly linked to increased dementia risk.Link >
WHAT'S NEW @ TBH
Senior Housing News Reports on the ACAR Total Brain Health Intervention Study. The ACAR Brain Health Intervention Study, an ongoing project looking at the impact of cognitive fitness training in active aging residents, is expected to enroll approximately 1,000 participants by completion. Click HERE to read about the study.
Dr. Green to be Featured on an Upcoming Segment of WJLP's Jersey Matters. Catch Dr. Green on Saturday May 11th at 11am and Sunday May 12th at 5pm EST.
Dr. Green Joins DAA's "Optimizing Well-Being" Committee. TBH's Dr. Green recently became a member of the "Optimizing Well-Being" Committee of the Dementia Action Alliance, where she also serves on the Brain Health subcommittee.
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