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June 2020 - Early Detection and Diagnosis for Alzheimer’s and Dementia

[1] https://www.alz.org/media/Documents/alzheimers-facts-and-figures.pdf, pages 23 and 19. [2] https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/alzheimers-disease-fact-sheet#diagnose. [3] https://www.alz.org/alzheimers-dementia/10_signs. [4] https://www.alz.org/professionals/health-systems-clinicians.

December 2019: Help your Kids and Family Stay Chill this Holiday Season

  • The holidays can be a happy time of year, but changes in routine and the extra time demands can cause stress and the Holiday Blues.
  • Holidays Blues aren’t the same as clinical anxiety or depression; however, short-term Holiday Blues should be taken seriously so they don’t lead to long-term mental health conditions.
  • Here are some tips to help kids and families Stay Chill this holiday season.

September 2019 - Focus on Alzheimer's

  • More than 21,000 Montanans are living with Alzheimer’s Disease; understand the early signs and symptoms.
  • Talking to a loved one about memory loss or cognitive decline is a conversation no family wants to have, using a conversation starter kit can help.
  • If you're concerned that you or your loved one may have Alzheimer's, you are not alone, here are some helpful resources.

January 2019 - Addressing Youth Behavioral Problems