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Calidad de vida en la enfermedad de Alzheimer

Quality of life in Alzheimer’s disease


3.3kviewsWhen this topic was first proposed to me, I did not hesitate one second in accepting to write about the quality of life in Alzheimer’s disease (AD). You may wonder why it took me only…

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Famosos con enfermedades neurológicas y mentales

Celebrities with neurological and mental disorders


23.7kviewsWhether you are rich or poor, famous or not, we can all be affected by illness. Athletes, politicians, actors, singers, etc.: illness does not discriminate. Today, we will address the neurological and mental disorders suffered…

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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


4.1kviewsIdentity 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


6.9kviewsThe 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


7.9kviewsThe 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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Rehabilitación de la atención selectiva

Rehabilitation of selective attention


15.6kviewsAttention 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


190.2kviewsDo 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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Rehabilitación cognitiva para personas con Alzheimer

Cognitive rehabilitation for people with Alzheimer’s disease


13.3kviewsAlzheimer’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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