University of Montreal study finds video game players at increased risk of dementia

posted May 20, 2015, 4:21 PM by Support Center

 Scientists say players navigate the screen using a key area of the brain called the caudate nucleus, which leads to loss of grey matter in the hippocampus.

Previous studies have shown reduced volume in the hippocampus, which controls memory, learning and emotion, is associated with neurological and psychological disorders including dementia and depression. 

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New - Thursday evening caregiver support group

posted Apr 22, 2015, 9:36 AM by Support Center

New Thursday evening support group starting May 14 at  5:30 PM. Location 3791 Crowell Rd. Turlock, CA.

Kimberley Williams-Paisley on dealing with mothers dementia

posted Apr 21, 2015, 1:01 PM by Support Center

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Promising news on the reasearch front

posted Mar 15, 2015, 1:13 PM by Support Center   [ updated Apr 23, 2015, 6:46 PM by Support Center ]

Music and it's affects on dementia

posted Feb 24, 2015, 1:39 PM by Support Center

Man In Nursing Home Reacts To Hearing Music From His Era

Almost there

posted Feb 6, 2015, 5:39 PM by Support Center   [ updated Feb 24, 2015, 9:39 AM ]

Our new site is still under construction. Thank you for your patience.

Coming, New web page

posted Feb 6, 2015, 10:06 AM by Support Center   [ updated Feb 6, 2015, 10:07 AM ]

We are working on a new website to make it more intuitive and easier to use and update.
We hope to be able to have multiple calendars for groups and activities, a blog and announcements.
We would alos like input as to features others would like to see.
Thank You

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