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  • 2014 Volunteer of the Year
  • LBDA calls for higher dementia care, support and research funding
  • LBDA Joins LEAD Coalition
  • Advocay in Action: LBDA Voices Support for New NIH Policy 
  • LBD Story: It is well with my soul.
  • FAQ: Why is a differential diagnosis important? 
  • Volunteer Continuing Education Poll
  • Leg-It-For-Lewy 5K Run/Walk 2015
  • Long-Term Care Helps Caregiver Enjoy Time with Husband
  • International Dementia with Lewy Bodies Conference 2015
  • LBD Story: Facing Tough Choices at the End of Life
  • Daytime Sleepiness is More Common in DLB than AD
  • LBD Frequently Asked Question:  When to Consider Antipsychotic Medications in LBD?
  • Leg-It-For-Lewy 5K Run/Walk 2015
  • Volunteer Corner 
  • LBD and Robin Williams: Shining a Light on a Little-Known Disease
  • LBD Researchers Confirm Need for Large-Scale Studies
  • Life with Lewy
  • First Regulatory Approval for DLB Treatment Comes from Japan
  • Support Families with LBD when You Shop on Amazon
  • Family and Friends Gather in New York to Support LBD
  • Bring LBDA to Your Community in 2015
  • LBD Frequently Asked Question
  • Tis the Season!
  • Volunteer Corner
  • Could Alzheimer's Drug Extend Survival in LBD?
  • LBD Frequently Asked Question
  • Paper Highlights how LBDA & LBS Support Families and Healthcare Workers
  • Let's Clear Up the Confusion
  • News You Can Use: Simplify Your Medicines
  • Diet and Exercise as LBD Progresses
  • Volunteer Corner
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Volunteer Corner: LBDA Volunteer Challenges You To Help Spread the Word About Lewy
  • Memantine Improves Attention and Episodic Memory in Mild to Moderate Lewy Body Dementias
  • LBD Booklet Wins Platinum Generations Award
  • Book Excerpt - Window of Opportunity: Living with the Reality of Parkinson's and the Threat of Dementia
  • Volunteer Corner
  • Lace Up Your Sneakers For The Leg-It-For-Lewy 5K Run/Walk
  • LBDA's Lewy Who? PR Campaign Making Nationwide Impact
  • Caregiver Balance: Learning the Hard Way
  • News You Can Use: Fall Prevention Tips
  • The Dog Days of Summer: Avoiding Hyperthermia
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  • LBDA Helps Educate Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter About LBD
  • Immunotherapy Shows Promise in New Mouse Model of Lewy Body Disease
  • Encouraging Independence: Daily Routines and Supportive Care in LBD
  • Four Lessons
  • How Did We Reach This Point?
  • Long-Term Caregiving May Shorten Life Up to Eight Years
  • Making the Workplace Supportive for Caregivers
  • New Film Explores Music’s Impact on Neurological Disorders
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