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Press Releases

12/12/13 - A new informational booklet on Lewy body dementias has been published by the National Institutes of Health for people living with LBD, their families and healthcare providers.

12/2/2013 - The Lewy Body Dementia Association is partnering with R.O.S. Therapy Systems to help family caregivers by introducing  them to "Activities 101 for the Family Caregiver," a new book with common sense suggestions and advice on how to effectively engage their loved one in activities.

10/14/2013 - Expanding its national awareness campaign for October, LBD Awareness Month, the Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) has released a public service announcement by Oscar winning actress Whoopi Goldberg

10/01/2013 - Today LBDA begins celebrating its nationwide Lewy body dementia (LBD) awareness movement, “A Month to Remember.” LBDA invites volunteers to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the organization by joining the movement and “Standing Strong with LBDA” to build awareness for LBD in their communities in October. 

08/26/2013 - Lewy Body Dementia Association Introduces RxSavingsPlusSM a Free and Easy Way to Save on Prescriptions

08/19/2013 - The Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) announced today the launch of new resources for physicians and their patients.

08/13/2013 - The Lewy Body Dementia Association announced today that together with Leaders Engaged on Alzheimer’s Disease (LEAD) they are signing on to support and call for Congressional co-sponsorship of the Health Outcomes, Planning and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer’s Act (S.709/H.R. 1507).

06/19/2013 - The Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) applauds the progress being made on the National Alzheimer’s Plan, just updated to show achievements, newly set goals in dementia research, care and services.
 

05/01/2013 - The Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) is partnering with FTD to launch its first annual national “LBD Flower Day” campaign.