Through the power of DanCE, we can change the Face of Alzheimer’s
16th Oct

2014

Cognitive decline is a major concern of the aging population and Alzheimer’s disease is the major cause of age related memory loss with over 5 million Americans affected and 30 million worldwide.  This report (1) describes a ...

19th Sep

2014

USA Dance Orange County announces the Presidents’ Ball Fund Raiser for Alzheimer’s Research and the Dance for Cognitive Enhancement at the Richard M Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, California,  March 1, 2015.   ...

17th Jul

2014

The 2014 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Copenhagen, 7/12-17, released several studies on Alzheimer’s and memory loss.  One in particular is the trial conducted in Finland and known as Finger (1), ...

19th Jun

2014

The Alzheimer's Association Central & North Florida Chapter is partnering with the Orlando Chapter of USA Dance to bring an innovative, engaging, and fun ballroom-dance program to the community. "Ballroom For the Brain" will use ...

14th Apr

2014

Studies that have examined the influence of aerobic exercise on the aging brain show that fitness is positively associated with increased brain volumes in frontal and hippocampal regions, and with increased functional connectivity ...