Welcome to the Alzheimers & Dementia Education Center

Read articles below to learn more about how Luther Park can educate others about alzheimers.

Research into tomorrow’s treatments

Research into tomorrow’s treatments

Researchers are conducting studies to find new interventions and treatments that can prevent Alzheimer’s, diagnose the disease earlier, slow its progression or stop it in its tracks. Scientists are investigating future treatments called “disease-modifying drugs.” These drugs aim to modify

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Alternative Treatments

Alternative Treatments

There are remedies, supplements and “medical foods” that are often referred to as alternative treatments. Alternative treatments are not regulated and do not need to adhere to the same standards as FDA-approved treatments. Claims about their safety and effectiveness are

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Emotions you may have

Emotions you may have

You noticed symptoms. You made a doctor’s appointment. You took tests. And you felt a roller coaster of emotions — fear, hope, despair, denial. Then you received a diagnosis. You may have felt numb, unsure of how to respond or

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Benefits of learning more about Alzheimer’s

Benefits of learning more about Alzheimer’s

It is normal to be hesitant or resistant to learning how the disease will progress and impact your life. But there are benefits: You may experience a stronger connection to your emotions and identity. Knowledge about Alzheimer’s can provide you

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