Tag Archives: Alzheimer’s disease

Health Observances for November

The following was posted on the BHIC blog. November brings a number of health observances. We start with three today, and more will follow during the month. National Diabetes Awareness Month Stay healthy with Diabetes and prevent Type 2. Read … Continue reading

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Generation Alzheimer’s: The Defining Disease of the Baby Boomers

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.alz.org/boomers/ A new report from the Alzheimer’s Association , “Generation Alzheimer’s: The Defining Disease of the Baby Boomers,” sheds light on a crisis that is no longer emerging – but here. This … Continue reading

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Visit the Virtual Library for Alzheimer’s Resources

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.alz.org/library/index.asp The Alzheimer’s Association Green-Field Library is the nation’s largest library and resource center devoted to increasing knowledge about Alzheimer’s. Our expert library staff fulfills thousands of inquiries each year.There are many … Continue reading

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Share the Care

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://sharethecare.org/ How to organize a group to care for someone who is seriously ill Since it was first originated in 1995, Share The Care™ has been welcomed by individuals, communities, parishes and … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s and the Baby Boomers

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog.   “Generation Alzheimer’s: The Defining Disease of the Baby Boomers” http://www.alz.org/boomers/ (download report for free) The report highlights the tidal wave about to hit the baby boomers. For example, you may be … Continue reading

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More About Healthy People 2020

“For 2020, Healthy People has a renewed focus on identifying, measuring, tracking, and reducing health disparities through a determinants of health approach. ” Learn more about what’s new with Healthy People 2020 Discover New Topic Areas Adolescent Health Blood Disorders … Continue reading

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