Clearfield, PA - Would you like to join a growing movement of people who are helping fellow community members live with dementia? The Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging is offering a free in-person Dementia Friends session as part of Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness... Read More.
(LOVELAND, Colo.) -- Two former Loveland, Colorado, police officers were charged Wednesday for seriously injuring a 73-year-old woman with dementia during an arrest last year. The woman, Karen Garner, was stopped by police on June 26, 2020, after employees at a local Walmart alleged she... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A lack of sleep can increase the risk of dementia, a new study has found. Specifically, sleeping less than six hours a night in midlife can raise the risk of dementia -- the loss of cognitive functioning, like thinking, rememberingand reasoning --... Read More.
Clearfield, PA - A group of five (5) employees and one (1) Board member of the Shaw Public Library became Dementia Friends recently as part of a campaign to tackle the stigma and lack of understanding about dementia. The group attended a one-hour Information Session... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Getting protein from plant-based sources like beans and nuts instead of animal proteins like red meat and dairy is linked to fewer deaths related to dementia and heart disease, according to a new study.
Clearfield, PA – Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging got a generous donation from a home health care company, helping to eventually make the Village of Hope intergenerational dementia-friendly community a reality! Ann Knab, with Home Helpers of Central PA, located in Hollidaysburg, presented the... Read More.
Punxsutawney, PA - A Summerville couple are being charged with fraudulently taking more than $111,000 from a woman by becoming her "power of attorney" before she died. The Pennsylvania State Police in collaboration with the Jefferson County District Attorney Jeff Burkett's Office have arrested two... Read More.