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Brain Health Books, Blogs & Websites

Free interaction checker at drugs.com

Anytime you take more than one medication, you are at risk of a drug interaction. Use this free tool to understand the possible outcome before you take your medications.

Common allergy, mood, and sleep aid drugs that are linked to dementia

A list of over-the-counter and prescription drugs that impact cholinesterase receptors in the brain and raise the risk of cognitive decline

Brain Training That Works

A great resource for working out your brain. Developed by neuroscientists, BrainHQ is personalized and builds on current abilities to improve memory, attention, brain speed, people skills, intelligence, and navigation.

The Global Voice of Dementia

DAI is a registered nonprofit organization providing free, online peer-to-peer support groups for people with dementia. They also offer monthly educational webinars that are open to the general public.

Creating Effective Memory Interventions

Creators of Montessori-Inspired Memory Care, Cen4ARD offers training and credentialing for effective memory interventions that make a difference. A great resource for dementia-related books and therapeutic activities.

Author, Activist, Academic & Keynote Speaker

Meaningful dialogue about the critical issues impacting a person living with a diagnosis of dementia, their families and friends, academics, health care professionals, as well as civil society.

Living Beyond Dementia

Author Kate Swaffer draws on her lived experience to explore the daily challenges faced by people living with a dementia diagnosis. Challenging the notion of Prescribed Disengagement®™, she offers fresh perspective on living beyond dementia and how family, friends, and the wider medical community can better support people with dementia, post-diagnosis.

Resiliently Reintegrating After Stress & Adversity

Dr. Kozhi Sidney Makai weaves research with personal narrative to teach you how to grow through adversity and get the tools you need to release tremendous personal power. A performance psychologist and coach, Dr. Makai's positive perspective is sure to inspire!

The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline

The instant New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, Dr. Dale Bredesen presents a groundbreaking plan to prevent and reverse Alzheimer's Disease that fundamentally changes how we understand cognitive decline.

Heal Your Biochemistry and Heal Your Brain

Building on recent developments in molecular biology and epigenetics, this book by Dr. William Walsh offers a treatment path of effective, drug-free therapies for Alzheimer's, depression, autism, and more.

Strategically cycle carbs and proteins to lose weight, balance hormones, and move from stressed to thriving

This NYT bestseller by Dr. Alan Christianson provides practical strategies to reset your adrenal glands and turn off triggers for weight gain.

The Action Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce, and Other Losses

This classic self-help program by John W. James and Russell Friedman helps you move beyond loss, recover from grief, and positively engage with life again.

Kick the clutter habit and completely organize your life for good

This decluttering masterpiece has eleven chapters bursting with ideas, expertise, and practical application. From Keys, Wallet, Purse, Mail to Email, Computer Files, and Social Networking Sites, it is simple, thorough, and practical.

A practical guide to what's next for people living with dementia

Authors Kate Swaffer and Lee-Fay Low illuminate a new approach to maximizing a positive life for many years after diagnosis. Told from the viewpoint of a researcher and of a person who has been living successfully with dementia for over a decade.

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