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New Reading APP to Help those with Dementia

New Reading APP to Help those with Dementia

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

Tuesday, Jan. 23rd, 2018

9pm EST, 8pm CST, 7pm MST, 6am PST, 12am London

(Note Time Change For This Show)


Please note Tuesday will be airing Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio at a different time, but it will be for this show only.  Keep in mind all show can be listen to on demand once they air.   Our Host, Lori La Bey, is excited to bring a new APP to your attention. It will help those with dementia who are having a tough time reading, continue to read independently.  Dilek Ocal is our guest.  She is PhD student at the Dementia Research Centre at University College London in England. Dilek’s background is in Neuroscience and she has been involved in dementia research for the last 5 years.

Contact Dilek Ocal and Check Out the APP Below:

ReadClear APP                    UCL Dementia Research Centre              Email:  aida.gonzalez@ucl.ac.uk


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Brain Rules for Aging Well

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

Dr John Medina, Author of

Brain Rules for Aging Well

Thursday, January 18th, 2018  2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST

and 7pm London

Lori La Bey founder and Host of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio interviews Dr John Medina, author of Brain Rules for Aging Well,”? and other books in his series on brain health.  John is a developmental Molecular Biologist, who has had a lifelong fascination with how the mind reacts to and organizes information. He is a New York Times bestseller.  Come and join the conversation!

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Deadline March 2nd, 2018

Whether you are simply fascinated by the wonders of the brain or have a personal story to tell about you or a loved one living with brain disease, we want to hear from you! Your story could inspire others and help raise awareness of the need for more funding for research into cures. Submit a video to the 2018 Neuro Film Festival by March 2.


Four Categories…Four Chances to Win!

One Grand Prize winning video from each of the following categories will receive $1,000:

1.            “Why I think Neuroscience Is… Cool”—Tell us why the brain is fascinating (for students ages 13-17 only)

2.            “Why I think Neuroscience Is… Rewarding”—Tell us how discovery opens doors (for college students, medical school students, neurology residents)

3.            “Why I think Neuroscience Is… Essential”—Tell us why research is key (for families, patients, neurologists)

4.            “Why I think Neuroscience Is… Critical”—Tell us why advocacy makes an impact (for advocates, neurologists, neurology professionals, government, patient groups, families)

Visit Neurofilmfestival.com to learn more about the contest, get inspiration for topics within each category, and submit your entry today!


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Straight from the UK – Relationship-Centered Care with Damian Murphy

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

Damian Murphy from the UK Join Us 

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Lori La Bey, host of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio is honored to interview Damian Murphy, who created the Getting Along© relationship-centred programme. Damian also co-facilitates the York ‘Minds and Voices’ DEEP group a group of peers living with dementia forming part of a growing UK network of dementia voices.

Additional UK Resources

 Blog: https://dementiafriendly.wordpress.com/

 UK Network of Dementia Voices (DEEP  – used to stand for Dementia Engagement and Empowerment Project)  http://dementiavoices.org.uk/

The Dementia Diaries Project – a fabulous site for  people living with dementia to leave raw, real and immediate reports of experiences, opinions anecdotes by simple phone message. It’s proving to be a fantastic medium and is so simple. Over Twitter we recruit volunteers to transcribe entries and do some ourselves. Have a look at: https://dementiadiaries.org/

Contact Information for Damian Murphy    

Mobile: 07927 405 854                             Email: damian@innovationsindementia.org.uk

Website: www.innovationsindementia.org.uk                   Twitter: @elhijodevera  


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Early Onset Alzheimer’s- the Value of Knowing

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

with Joy Loverde on

The Value of Knowing…

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018  2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST and 7pm London


Host of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio, Lori La Bey,  will interview Author and Consultant Joy Loverde.  Joy’s latest book, “Who Will Take Care of Me When I’m Old,” is filled with great nuggets of information.  the ladies will be diving into chapter 14 which addresses the value of knowing if you have Early Onset Alzheimer’s.  Come and join the conversation.

You can reach Joy Loverde at:

Website – www.elderindustry.com               Go to Amazon to purchase the book:  Who Will Take Care of Me When I’m Old?  

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Maryland Financial Advocates Interview Alzheimer’s Speaks

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Open Mic Kicks Off the New Year on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio Tuesday

Cheers to a Remarkable New Year!

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As They Kick Off the New Year with

Open Mic!

 Tuesday, January 2nd, at 2pm EST, 1pm CST,12pm MST,11am PST and 7pm London

Or Watch via Video

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio loves hearing from their audience.  Call in and join the conversation and tell us what you are doing to shift our dementia care, or what needs you are seeing in the industry and ideas you have to make improvements.

Talk to Host Lori La Bey at (323) 870-4602


I can’t put into words how humbled and honored I am to be named one of fourteen people, picked by Oprah and her team as a 2018, “Health Hero.” Being mentioned twice in one year in the “O” magazine is just down right amazing.

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Dementia – A New Tool When Someone Goes Missing

What a Great Tool to Have in Place

When Someone Goes Missing


Communication Tips To And From

Those Living with Dementia

From Dementia Chats

Welcome To Dementia Chats where voices of those diagnosed with dementia are heard.  Dementia Chats™ was created with the intention to educate people living with dementia; their care partners both family and friends as well as professionals and advocates. Our Experts are those diagnosed with dementia.

We have been doing this series since July of 2012, – See more

Oprah Picks Her 2018 Health Hero’s.  Lori La Bey founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks is honored to be one of them. Click here for the Article

We are honored by your response to our offering of the

Dementia Friendly Cruise.

There will be much to share in the near future!

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