• Publication
    This resource discusses medical conditions that can affect driving, safe driving tips and strategies, a self test for drivers, evaluation and discussion of unsafe driving practices, and maintaining independence once a decision is made to stop driving.
    October 23, 2015
  • Publication
    Alzheimer’s disease affects people’s memories, but it involves far more than simple forgetfulness. It is a progressive, degenerative, and incurable brain disorder that ends in death. We still don’t know why some people get this devastating disease.
    October 22, 2015
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    The Amsler grid can help detect early signs of retinal disease and monitor changes in vision after diagnosis. It should not in any way substitute for the advice of a qualified health care professional and it is not intended to constitute medical advice.
    October 1, 2015
  • Publication
    This resource has been created to aid parents, teachers, and relatives in explaining Alzheimer's disease to elementary school children. It is designed to be read to the child by an adult in an attempt to stimulate conversation about, and understanding of Alzheimer's disease.
    September 24, 2015
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    Este folleto habla de las dos clases de degeneración macular relacionada con la edad, del diagnóstico, factores de riesgo, las estrategias de prevención y tratamiento.
    September 23, 2015
  • The Amsler grid can help detect early signs of retinal disease and monitor changes in vision after diagnosis.
    Publication
    Durante la visita a un especialista de cuidado de la vista, se le puede pedir que mire una cuadrícula de Amsler. Esta prueba puede ayudar a detectar los primeros signos de la degeneración macular u otras enfermedades de la retina. El examen también puede ayudar a monitorear los cambios en la visión después del diagnóstico.
    August 1, 2015
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    Por medio de este y otros recursos de nuestro programa de investigación sobre la enfermedad de Alzheimer, BrightFocus Foundation quiere educar e informar a los cuidadores con el fin de ayudarlo a mantenerse fuerte y confiado enfrentando esta enfermedad difícil.
    August 1, 2015
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