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June 9, 2018 - 9:00pm Cary , NC 2nd Annual LBD 5K: Lace up to bring Lewy Down!

June 12, 2018 - 9:00am Oceanside , CA MOAB Racing to Beat Lewy

June 21, 2018 - 10:30am Lewy Body Resource & Education Day

June 28, 2018 - 2:00pm Swampscott , MA Lifting the Fog From Lewy Body

June 29, 2018 - 11:00am Shortsville , NY Neal Badger Memorial Golf Tournament

July 13, 2018 - 6:00pm 3rd Annual Cruise for a Cure

July 14, 2018 - 9:00am State Center , IA 3rd Annual Let's Beat Lewy Golf Tournament

September 23, 2018 - 10:00am Jamison , PA 5th Annual Lewy Body Dementia Walk for Awareness

Lewy Body Digest

Blooming this month on our road to our 15th anniversary is compassion. Compassion is a motivator. ..

This month on the Lewy Digest we are talking about Patience! No not the ones in a hospital, we are talking about the act of ..

This month we are talking about Courage. Courage is in all of us, but sometimes we just have to dig a little deeper to find ..

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Through outreach, education and research, we support those affected by Lewy body dementias, their families and caregivers. We are dedicated to raising awareness and promoting scientific advances.

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  • Month of Compassion
  • Caregiver Spotlight
  • Research Centers of Excellence Launch!
  • Month of Patience
  • Caregiving Tips
  • Diagnosing and Managing Lewy Body Dementia Now Available.

The purpose of this study is collect clinical information, brain imaging scans, and biological samples from people with dementia with Lewy bodies. The information and samples collected will be analyzed for discovery of new biomarkers (biological signs) of DLB. People with mild cognitive impairment associated with Lewy body dementia are also needed.

The Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA), the leading advocacy group dedicated to raising awareness and advancing research about Lewy body dementia (LBD), announced today the launch of the LBDA Research Centers of Excellence (RCOE). This collaboration features 24 preeminent academic medical research centers across the United States, coordinated by Mayo Clinic.

  • Month of Courage
  • Courage Spotlight 
  • Ways to Engage Your Senior
  • DLB Genetics Are Uniquely Different from Parkinson's
  • LBDA Spotlight Corner
  • Care Partner Tips for the Everyday Person