Welcome to the HABIT page for people living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and program participants. The HABIT Program is for individuals with MCI and their loved ones to learn the best strategies for adapting, coping, and living their best lives with MCI.
Follow the HABIT page to receive updates and information about adjusting to MCI and combating dementia. Our goal is to connect you with others and provide you with information and support.
For this week's post, I'm excited to share the results of one of our many studies that came from our Patient Centered Outcomes Research Initiative (PCORI) trial. This trial explored the comparative effectiveness of each of the interventions we provide in the HABIT Program. In other words, we looked [...]
The leading international conference where scientists and clinicians come together to discuss the latest news in cognitive aging, MCI, and dementia took place in a virtual format last week. Dr. Locke and I were originally supposed to travel to Amsterdam to present information on HABIT research and to learn [...]
We've written many posts about the enormous power of exercise to strengthen the brain and promote healthy cognitive functioning as we age. In a new study conducted in mice that was published this month in the journal Science, researchers added yet another compelling set of data to [...]
The answer is: PROBABLY
Support Groups exist because many people find it very comforting to meet regularly with a group of people who are experiencing a similar situation, where the intent is to support each other in a “judgment-free” space. During a support group meeting, members can learn from each [...]
We just got done having this discussion with out HABIT group here in Florida today, reminding me that this is a good topic for most anyone with a loved one with memory loss. Click below to read this article by Andrea Cuc, LMSW from Arizona from 2018.