Marie Schwarzkopf-Olivas shares a story of how her mother and father have been affected by Alzheimer's. Her father David was an army soldier with the 141st Infantry Division during WWII. Click here for Marie's story.
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Recent study finds older veterans identified with PTSD as have nearly double the risk of dementia than other veterans.
Post-traumatic stress disorder and risk of dementia among US veterans
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The Alzheimer’s Association, Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter is currently involved with Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in the Partners in Dementia Care Research Project. The project evaluates the benefits of integrating chapter services into standard health delivery for dementia care patients and families.