Drinking Green Tea Reduces Risk of Dementia and Alzheimer’s

 How often do you drink tea? All the time, if you’re like most people! In both the U.S. and around the world, tea ranks as the most popular beverage aside from water itself. Now, how often do you drink green tea? Probably not so much, if you’re like most Americans. While green tea is extremely popular in other parts of …

Could Dementia Be on the Decline?

A new report from WebMD suggests that younger generations may be at an increasingly lower risk for dementia, despite previous reports that conditions like Alzheimer’s are actually on the rise. View image | gettyimages.com The study looked at nearly 1,000 elderly New Yorkers and compares those born between 1916 and 1930 to those born in 1931 or beyond. Once they …

Phoenix Mediation for Elder Law and Family Disputes

When people think about legal mediation (if they think about it at all), they typically imagine combative divorce proceedings, high-stakes contract battles, or nasty personal injury disputes. They almost certainly don’t think about Alzheimer’s, dementia, or the elderly. View image | gettyimages.com As The Huffington Post recently highlighted, however, elder mediation is becoming increasingly common throughout the United States — …

Alzheimer’s, Oscars, and Grammys: The Glen Campbell Story

For families facing a recent diagnosis of dementia, it’s helpful to hear that it isn’t always the end of the world. In fact, there are a number of encouraging successful stories out there — people who’ve found a way to make the most of life in the face of Alzheimer’s and more. Just ask Glen Campbell. View image | gettyimages.com …