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Two New Dakim-Sponsored Blogs Help Families Affected by Dementia
Date:7/1/2009

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- To support families affected by dementia and Alzheimer's disease, Dakim, Inc. today announced sponsorship of two new blogs related to brain fitness for older adults and caregiving for those afflicted with brain deterioration. The blogs are written by Tori Deaux and Carol O'Dell, two respected authors in the brain fitness and caregiving communities.

Deaux's blog, Vibrant & Healthy Living: Tips for Brain Health & Successful Aging (http://brainfitnessnow.wordpress.com), offers guidance for preserving brain function through physical activity, mental stimulation, diet/nutrition, stress management, social interaction, sleep and spirituality. She is known for her personal MindTweaks blog, which provides product reviews and insights to help readers make sense of the evolving brain fitness landscape. She also recently launched Brain Camp, a subscription-based service to help people of all ages with brain fitness coaching.

O'Dell's blog, Caregiving: The Sandwich Generation (http://alzheimerscaregiving.com), addresses the experience of caring for elderly parents and coping strategies for dealing with the associated difficulties. She is the author of Mothering Mother: A Daughter's Humorous and Heartbreaking Memoir, a book about caring for her mother through Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and coronary diseases. She is also a regular speaker at conferences for caregivers, healthcare and geriatric professionals, and is endorsed by Florida's Alzheimer's Association and Community Hospice.

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