October 23, 2017

The Importance of a Power of Attorney for Those with Dementia

Getting older is filled with many emotions. An important thing to keep in mind while aging is appointing a power of attorney (POA) while you are still capable. Just like with estate planning, you need to also create a reliable plan for a durable POA. What is a durable POA? A durable POA is a…

October 11, 2017

The Walk to End Alzheimer’s Comes to Phoenix in November

At SMART Brain Aging, we are dedicated to spreading awareness about dementia. That is why we are proud to be part of the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s for the 2nd year in a row1 The walk happens to be the world’s largest event focused on raising awareness and funds to support Alzheimer’s care…

September 27, 2017

Coloring Book Designed by Maria Shriver Helps Those Impacted by Alzheimer’s

It can be difficult to suffer with Alzheimer’s. And it can be difficult to find the motivation to participate in activities with your family and friends. But journalist Maria Shriver has collaborated with neuropsychologists, psychologists and even nursing home residents to help those with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers. “Color Your Mind” is a coloring book…