April 2014 Newsletter

Lewy Who campaign launches

LBDA Launches “Lewy Who?” National PR Campaign

LBDA has launched of a major national advertising, public relations, and social media campaign entitled, “Lewy Who?” to raise awareness of LBD. Learn more.

Exercise may be an effective dementia treatment

Exercise May Be An Effective Treatment For People With Dementia

In recognition of major health awareness observances, LBDA is focusing on the overall health of the person with dementia, particularly the benefits of exercise. Learn more.

Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: Progression Rates To Clinical Milestones In Parkinson’s

A new study reports on progression to three key milestones that have the greatest impact on individuals with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Learn more.

Increased dementia risk in minorities with diabetes

Dementia Risk Greatest for Older Native Americans and African-Americans with Diabetes

Researchers recently found that dementia was much higher among Native Americans and African-Americans with diabetes and lowest among Asian-Americans. Learn more.

Volunteer Corner: March 2014 Caregiving tips Spring fundraising campaign

Volunteer Corner

Identifying the Enemy

LBDA Spring Fundraising Campaign To Launch Soon