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Is It Lewy?

To view or download a .pdf of this publication, click here.  Recognizing when it’s not Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease. FACT: Lewy body dementia (LBD) is the most misdiagnosed form of dementia. […]
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Four Lessons

I’d barely begun to look over my patients’ charts after receiving the night shift report when my nurse aide said, “Pick up on line 2—daughter on the phone. Wants to […]
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Donor Advised Funds (DAF)

What are Donor-Advised Funds (DAF)? A donor-advised fund (DAF) is a type of giving program that allows you to combine the most favorable tax benefits with the flexibility to easily […]
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Terms and Policies

Privacy and Security LBDA is committed to protecting the privacy and personal information of individuals who contact the Association. Information collected by LBDA is for the sole purpose of furthering […]
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Board of Directors

Our board is comprised of people whose lives have been touched by LBD as well as professionals with a deep dedication to our mission. Christina M. Christie, Board President Christina […]
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Diet and Exercise as LBD Progresses

Everyone knows that maintaining a healthy diet and staying physically active is important in life. But as LBD progresses, exercise and good nutrition can be a challenge. Cognitive skills and […]
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Awareness & Fundraising Events

Plan a Virtual Fundraising Event Get involved Take action and get involved in the fight against Lewy body dementia by planning a Virtual Fundraising Event! Learn more about hosting a […]
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About LBD

The LBD Spectrum Lewy body dementia (LBD) is a brain disease characterized by a spectrum of symptoms involving disturbances of movement, cognition, behavior, sleep and autonomic function. Two related clinical […]
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Plan a Virtual Fundraising Event

Get involved Take action and get involved in the fight against Lewy body dementia by planning a Virtual Fundraising Event! We are in this together! Putting our hearts and minds […]
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Lewy and Lumbar Punctures

Did you know that spinal fluid is extremely valuable in LBD research? It allows scientists to study changes in the levels of proteins that might be associated with LBD, Alzheimer’s […]
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