Every Minute Counts: PBS Feature About Alzheimer’s in the US

Categories: Ds Research, Other
Watch Every Minute Counts on PBS
If you haven’t seen Every Minute Counts, the PBS documentary about Alzheimer’s disease in the United States, you should. Powerful personal stories combined with expert commentary paint a telling picture of the potential social and economic impact to this country unless a medical breakthrough for Alzheimer’s disease is discovered. In this post, we are sharing …

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Bullying Is A Problem. Three Tips That May Help Keep Your Loved One Safe.

Categories: Blog, Other
At LuMind Research Down Syndrome, the safety of individuals with Down syndrome is the highest priority when it comes to the cognition research we support. Today, we take that role a little further out of the lab to talk about bullying. A 2008 study published in the British Journal of Learning Support shows that 60 …

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Join Us at the Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon on June 3!

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Commit to raising $800 for cognition research, and we’ll cover your race registration fee plus some additional perks! Complete your Virginia Wine Country Half Commitment and Waiver Form and return it Kate Dochelli at RunforDs@LuMindRDS.org to apply! Space is limited – sign up today! By choosing to run with LuMind RDS Runners at the 2017 Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon, …

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Happy Holidays and Exciting New Year!

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At the end of the year, whether consciously or subconsciously, we reflect on the last 12 months — what worked, what didn’t — to help us prepare for the new year and new opportunities. And we are feeling sooooo good about 2017 because of you and others like you whose contributions made 2016 a model year …

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Having A Good Time To Benefit LuMind RDS

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This fall dedicated supporters in four states raised a lot of awareness and funds for LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) all while having a good time. Funding Futures, Ashley Rose Golf, Down A Draft, and Libretto’s Golf prove that social responsibility IS social and fun! For the last 6 years, the Ashley Rose …

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