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La identidad del cuidador frente a la enfermedad del Alzheimer

The Caregiver’s identity in the face of Alzheimer’s disease


Identity is the set of characteristics that a person has and that distinguishes them from others. Without identity, we do not exist. This is what happens to the primary caregivers of patients with Alzheimer’s: they…

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Los restos de un naufragio: memoria afectiva y Alzheimer

The remains from a shipwreck: emotional memory and Alzheimer’s


The remains from a shipwreck. That’s what I like to call what Alzheimer´s doesn’t take away. And that is, in a way, the representation of what outlasts the disease after such a tremendous tsunami of destruction….

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Intervención con NeuronUP en una persona mayor diagnosticada de demencia tipo Alzheimer

Cognitive intervention with NeuronUP in an older adult diagnosed with Alzheimer’s-type dementia


The following cognitive intervention with NeuronUP recommends a series of activities aimed ata specific case of an older adult diagnosed with Alzheimer’s-type dementia. This is the most common type of dementia and is characterized by being…

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10 ejercicios de estimulación cognitiva para personas con Alzheimer

10 Cognitive Rehabilitation Activities for People with Alzheimer’s Disease


The cognitive rehabilitation exercises described here for persons with Alzheimer’s have been developed by NeuronUP and are available for all those professionals working with our neurorehabilitation web platform. Please keep in mind that these are…

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Rehabilitación de la atención selectiva

Rehabilitation of selective attention


Attention is a complex cognitive function that has been researchedfromseveral scientific fields—from neuropsychology to cognitive neurosciencevia psychometrics and even electrophysiology. This has resulted in the development of multiple models that attempt to explain this ability…

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Actividades de la vida diaria (AVDs): definición, clasificación y ejercicios

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs): Definition, classification and exercises


Do you know what activities of daily living are? Do you know the difference between basic and instrumental activities of daily living? Do you know how to improve ADLs? In today’s post, we explain what…

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5 películas sobre enfermedades neurodegenerativas

5 movies depicting neurodegenerative diseases


Movies provide us with stories of fantasy, comedy, adventure, or drama. Movies are much more than simple entertainment. Cinema is a fundamental tool to raise awareness about adverse real-life situations. Health problems and illnesses are…

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Rehabilitación cognitiva para personas con Alzheimer

Cognitive rehabilitation for people with Alzheimer’s disease


Alzheimer’s disease is relentless. It progresses steadily while we are waiting for a miracle drug to get us out of this nightmare. While we want to remain optimistic, such magic pills may not reach the…

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