What is DementiaToday?

DementiaToday posts information about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias from scientific communities, educational institutions, and research organizations around the world.


DementiaToday does not provide medical, diagnostic, treatment, or legal advice. This site is for information use only. It is not a substitute for professional advice.

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Never disregard medical advice from your doctor or other qualified health care provider or delay seeking it because of something you have read on the Internet, including on this site. We urge you to seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health professional with any questions you may have regarding a medical or mental health condition.

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DementiaToday is not responsible or liable for any advice, course of treatment, diagnosis or any other information, services, or products that you might obtain through this site. You are encouraged to confer with your doctor with regard to information contained on or through this web site. After reading articles or other content from this web site, you are encouraged to review the information carefully with your professional healthcare provider.

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Who is DementiaToday?

I am a writer, educational psychologist, and former caregiver of a beloved mother who died from Frontotemporal dementia in 2012.  If you have a loved one with dementia, I know what you are going through. I have lived it too. My heart goes out to each and everyone one of you.

I hope you find the information posted on this site to be interesting, useful, and helpful. Your comments are always welcome and I answer all emails.

As of January 2017, I am starting my seventh year of blogging! Thank you for your continued interest and for visiting my site.

~ Jennifer and Mom all smiles in healthier times

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