Dimensions is a twice-yearly newsletter produced by the ADRC Education Core that seeks to update people interested in Alzheimer's research about the latest dementia findings and news stories, as well as relevant local events and other aspects of healthy aging.
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Spring 2012 Connecting the Dots: Dr. Gail Li and the Epidemiology of Alzheimer's, Local Research Updates, An Upside to Risk Factors, Lumbar Puncture Myth Buster, William Utermohlen: Self Portraits of Alzheimer's, Questions Answered with Linda Whiteside of the Alzheimer's Association, Making a Greater Investment in Alzheimer's, Gloria's Story
Fall 2011 Fingers Crossed: Potential for Progress in a New Era of Alzheimer's, ICAD Updates, Heart to Heart, Study Updates: Where We Are Now, A Dance to Remember, Improv for Alzheimer's, The Head + The Heart, So Long, Farewell: An Ode to Retirement
Spring 2011 Confronting a Century of Lewy Body Confusion, From Bingo to Brain Scans, Sleep and Memory, National Alzheimer's Project Act, Focus on the Future: Current ADRC Projects, African Americans and Alzheimer's Disease: Dr. Solomon Carter Fuller
Fall 2010 Traumatic Brain Injury and Alzheimer's Disease, Gap in Understanding of Alzheimer's Disease Risk and Prevention Among Most Vulnerable Populations
Spring 2010 Old Drugs are New Weapons in the Fight Against Alzheimer's Disease, Pacific Northwest Udall Center
Fall 2009 From Research Labs to Possible Treatments for Alzheimer's Disease, DHA in Alzheimer's Disease and Age-Related Cognitive Decline
Spring 2009 Change is Coming to the ADRC, Education Core Changes in Staff, Living at Home with Help and Home Safety Tips
Winter 2008 Similarities and Differences in Identical Twins with Familial Alzheimer's Disease, Q & A: Winter Safety Tips
Summer 2008 ADRC Forum: Alzheimer's Care in the 21st Century, Fair Weather Fun, Recognizing and Responding to Pain in Loved Ones with Dementia
Spring 2008 ADRC Research Confirms Alzheimer's Disease Begins Years Prior to Diagnosis, as Early as 50 Years Old, Legal and Financial Planning, Q & A: Anger and What To Do With It
Winter 2007 ADRC Researchers Identify Biomarkers for Alzheimer's Disease, Strange New World: When Persons with Dementia Must Visit the Hospital (Part 1), Q & A: early-Stage Resources
Fall 2007 Fall Prevention Clinic Shows Promise for Reducing Injurious Falls in Older Adults, Can You Trust What You Read? Q & A: How Can I Make the Holiday Season More Enjoyable for a Loved One with Alzheimer's
Summer 2007 ADRC Public Forum, When Words Fail: Visiting a Loved One in a Nursing Home, Q & A: Traveling with Alzheimer's
Spring 2007, Researchers Finding Screening Tool Superior to Primary Care Physicians at Detecting Dementia, Strange New World: When Persons with Dementia Must Visit the Hospital (Part 2), Q & A: Early-Onset Alzheimer's and Driving