Dr. Carol Lippa and Julie Maillie share recommendations for gifts that can be beneficial to a person in need of memory care.
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Thomas Jefferson University believes that for healthcare trainees, clinical practice is an art as well as a science and that empathy is a process of authentic dialogue and relationship-building that cannot be taught through textbooks.
CBS 3 reporter Stephanie Stahl recently reported on a new study that says traffic can increase the risk of developing dementia. Dr. Carol Lippa, MD, neurologist at the Vickie and Jack Farber Institute for Neuroscience at Jefferson, weighed in on the research.
November is National Family Caregiver Month and Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Dr. Catherine Verrier Piersol, Director of Jefferson Elder Care, shares resources and answers to common questions about dementia and caring for someone with the diagnosis.