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Jul 8, 2020

With the current racial tensions, Long Live The Brains would like to address the very real problem of racism and possible connections with the brain health of African Americans. This episode provides a context for our upcoming series, which will feature interviews with various experts to review the current research into...


Jul 1, 2020

This episode features an interview with Ansley Ward, founder of I'll Remember For You. Ansley's background includes a degree in theater that equipped her with special skills to interact with cognitively impaired individuals. From her time as a "side kick" for Mitzi, diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer's disease, to her...


Jun 24, 2020

This episode includes the second segment of an interview with Amy Schenk, Program Manager of the Alzheimer's Association Gulf Coast Chapter. This interview tackles many of the challenges that caregivers face when attempting to communicate with their loved ones with cognitive impairment. Learn several general concepts...


Jun 17, 2020

This episode includes the first segment of an interview with Amy Schenk, Program Manager of the Alzheimer's Association Gulf Coast Chapter. This interview tackles many of the challenges that caregivers face when attempting to communicate with their loved ones with cognitive impairment. Learn several general concepts...


Jun 10, 2020

This episode contains an interview with Dr. Nilüfer Ertekin-Taner, who is a behavioral neurologist and world-renowned Alzheimer's disease geneticist. This interview dives into the motivators for why Dr. Taner chose this particular career path and provides the inside scoop into Alzheimer's disease genetics,...