Alzheimer’s Videos

Video is a powerful tool in the fight against Alzheimer’s

These first 4 are the very first Movies that opened our eyes to this disease and we recommend starting with them. They are from HBO’s “The Alzheimer’s Project”.

  1. http://www.hbo.com/alzheimers/memory-loss-tapes.html
  2. http://www.hbo.com/alzheimers/grandpa-do-you-know-who-i-am.html
  3. http://www.hbo.com/alzheimers/momentum-in-science.html
  4. http://www.hbo.com/alzheimers/caregivers.html

Maria Shriver discusses Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s Disease: Overview and Current Research

Alanna Shaikh: How I’m preparing to get Alzheimer’s

Watch this very powerful TED message from a Alanna Shaikh who is preparing to get Alzheimer’s based on Family history. It will make you rethink how you live your life. It did for us.

Experience 12 Minutes In Alzheimer’s Dementia

Just what is a loved one with dementia going through? A 12-minute virtual Alzheimer’s tour reveals more than you ever imagined.

Actor Seth Rogen goes before congress to discuss his mother-in-law’s Alzheimer’s

His work setting up the foundation Hilarity for Charity, which raises awareness for the disease among young people.
Hilarity for Charity: http://www.hilarityforcharity.org/

Understand Alzheimer’s Disease in 3 Minutes

This video describes the progression of Alzheimer’s Disease—how it damages the brain and how it affects behavior—in a simple, clear way that anybody can understand. Every family caregiver should watch this to better understand what is happening with their loved one.

Caring For Persons With Dementia – 5 Things To Avoid

Cindy Keith discusses 5 Things To Avoid When Caring For People With Dementia.

Alzheimer’s Poetry Project

In 1997, Gary Glazner first used poetry with people living with dementia at Marin Adult Day Care in Novato, California. Having grown up in Novato he was honored to reconnect with them last year with funding from the Bill Graham Foundation. Their goal is to facilitate the creativity of people living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia. They strive to advocate for cultural change in the healthcare industry and for the daily inclusion of arts in assisted living and adult day care. Further, They do not set boundaries in their beliefs of what is possible for people with memory impairment to create.

Alzheimer’s Poetry Project : Sparking Memories with Poetry.

Website: www.alzpoetry.com Blog: www.alzpoetry.blogspot.com Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Alzheimers-Poetry-Project/199569903400191

“Then She Smiled” David Blackmore

This is a song written by a Student of a project in Nova Scotia called the Provincial Alzheimer’s Course. Performed by David Blackmore.

Fuck Alzheimers Original Video Series on YouTube.

Join us on YouTube as we Smash Antiques for a cure. It’s easy to get your video listed here. Use the Keyword FuckAlzheimers on Youtube or hashtag #FuckAlzheimers on Twitter and Facebook. Once we see it, we’ll add it to our playlist. This can be a great stress reliever for caregivers too. Try it yourself!