Category: Andrew Budson

Trying to ease dementia caregivers’ burden

July 14th, 2013 in 2013, Andrew Budson, Boston Globe, Centers & Institutes in the News, Newsmakers, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Andrew Budson, School of Medicine, Alzheimer’s Disease Center

The matriarch of John Fabiano’s family still laughs easily, but sometimes she forgets things…

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“It’s hard — really impossible — to care for a dementia patient alone.”

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Afghan war barely echoes in US

August 17th, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Budson, Boston Globe, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Andrew Bacevich, College of Arts & Sciences

The crew aligned itself across the aircraft’s open cargo hold and stood sentry over the delivery: a case containing the body of Corporal Daniel L. Linnabary II, who was killed in Afghanistan two days earlier…

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How Music ‘Awakens’ Alzheimer’s Patients

April 18th, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Budson, Centers & Institutes in the News, Newsmakers, Nicholas Simmons-Stern, RESEARCH @ BU, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Andrew Budson, School of Medicine, Alzheimer’s Disease Center
Nicholas Simmons-Stern, School of Medicine, Alzheimer’s Disease Center

In a now-famous YouTube video, Henry, an elderly man with dementia, is transformed by the power of music…

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