Did you know there’s such a thing as a physical for your brain? Find out what it is and how it can help if you’re concerned about your memory and cognitive function…

"Game Changing" New Study: Blood Test Could Predict Alzheimer’s 16 Years Before Symptoms Appear

Memory and Aging Program Director Dr. Stephen Salloway co-authored the recently published paper detailing results of the study, which was conducted at the Memory and Aging Program among other sites.

World’s First A4 Alzheimer’s Prevention Study Participant Celebrates Completion of Study with Memory and Aging Program

Peter Bristol was the first among 60 study sites across the U.S. and Canada to participate in the trial four and a half years ago.

CrossFitting for a Cure

Tracie Kurczy-Lussier is turning fear into action in the fight against Alzheimer's.

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Welcome to the blog of the Memory and Aging Program (MAP) at Butler Hospital. We are a world leader in Alzheimer’s research and a local Rhode Island partner in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. To learn more about our research and how to get involved, visit butler.org/memory.

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Resources for Advance Care Planning

Resources for Advance Care Planning

  People in the early stages of dementia should be supported to make as many decisions as possible to ensure their future care and support best matches what they would want. Care planning is an important conversation to have, and it should be an ongoing discussion....

Join the Alzheimer's Prevention Registry

If you’re aged 40 to 85 and are an individual with normal memory, some memory decline, or mild dementia, you can help in the development of breakthrough tests and treatments for Alzheimer’s. Take just a few moments to enroll in our Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry, a tool that allows us to match up individuals interested in participating in research with studies for which they may qualify – either now or in the future.

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