August 2016 Newsletter



Mark Your Calendar! LBD University: Ask the Expert

Join us live on Wed., September 7th at 2:00 pm EDT for our next offering of Ask the Expert, featuring James Leverenz, MD, chair of LBDA’s Scientific Advisory Council, as he presents a primer on genetics and an overview of research advancements in our understanding of genetics in LBD. Register today.


Lewy Buddy Who? Lewy Buddy You!

LBDA is seeking empathetic ears and soft shoulders to join our Caregiver Link.


The Lewy Body Dementia Association and HCR ManorCare Join Together to Provide Support for LBD Families

LBDA and HCR ManorCare partner with a collaborative approach to providing support to those affected by Lewy body dementia. Read the LBDA press release.


On October 22nd, Light Up the Lives of Those Affected by LBD!

For this year's LBD Awareness Day we are hosting a luminary event. Donate now and let's light up LBD together!


Lace Up and Join Us for the LBD5k Virtual Walk

Join in on our LBD5k Virtual Walk and you will join thousands of walkers in other communities raising funds and awareness for this life changing disease. Register here.


R.O.S. Therapy System Book Offer

LBDA is working to provide relevant resources to assist Lewy body dementia patients, their families, and physicians. Here are additional resources to assist you. Click here. 


The Lewy Body Express

Tammie Boudman shares a story of how her mom is her strength and how thier lives have intertwined more since they boarded the "Lewy Body Express" Read her moving story here.