Alzheimer's Disease

Is it possible to find any joy on Alzheimer's journey? Panel offers insights on coping, caring at La Jolla event (Part 2)

Is it possible to find any joy on Alzheimer's journey? Panel offers insights on coping, caring at La Jolla event (Part 2)

How do you go from hope after the diagnosis, to finding joy in the journey when it comes to Alzheimer's disease?

That was the topic at the second of two panel discussions sponsored by Monarch Cottage, a senior living center on Fay Avenue, which took place May 1, 2018 at La Jolla Community Center. About 35 people attended.

The five-person panel consisted of Dr. Khai Nguyen, clinical services chief at UCSD, Department of Senior Medicine; Dan Sewell, director of UCSD's Senior Behavioral Health program and co-director of its Memory, Aging and Resilience Clinic; Isabel Lozano, founder of "A Heart for Seniors" and a...

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