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Understanding Alzheimer’s disease and the aging mind is also a major concern for older adults. You may be worried about inheriting Alzheimer’s or want to learn what you can do to prevent or delay its symptoms. We tell stories of people helping loved ones with the dementia caused by Alzheimer’s, its symptoms and how doctors test for the disease.
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Neurobiologist Andre Fenton talks about understanding the aging brain
Research shows what shapes our views on aging, and how this impacts our health
Many people are unaware of how physical and occupational rehab can help
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'Why Religion?' author Elaine Pagels talks about her struggles and finding connection
Severed ties and communication between parents and adult children is common
Grief can get in the way, but don’t feel like you have to fake it
The views of Ellen Goodman, founder of The Conversation Project
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This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas