Wendy Bronfin

Illustration of light's affect on the brain

What you should know about light therapy to prevent cognitive decline

Here’s a proverb everyone knows: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. We can trace it back almost a thousand years, but Benjamin Franklin made it famous by using it to encourage his fellow Philadelphians to cultivate fire-safety habits. The image of a spreading fire really brings home his point: it takes …

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alzheimers awareness month is in june

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Health Awareness Month

June 20, 2021 is this year’s summer solstice—it is the day with the most light. It is also the day to fight the darkness of Alzheimer’s through fundraising. Across the globe, over 50 million people are living with Alzheimer’s disease. With no known cure, it is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. June …

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