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Researchers have found that a non-invasive brain test could help doctors narrow in on the type of dementia that a patient has. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, but there are other types including frontotemporal dementia (FTD),… Read More
Researchers at the University of Würzburg continue the search for treatments of childhood dementia.
Childhood dementia, known medically as neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis (NCL), is a disorder that children inherit from their parents. There are currently more than ten types known,… Read More
Young people tend to take more risks in life, especially when it comes to their safety and well-being. Speeding down highways, bungee jumping off bridges, and even skydiving all seem thrilling, but they also come with the risk of serious… Read More
A new study suggests that simple lifestyle changes may delay the onset of or slow down dementia. The researchers found that keeping your brain active through “cognitive training,” controlling your blood pressure, and regular exercise can go a long way… Read More
Another week has gone by, which means it’s time for your weekly health news round-up. Many great topics were discussed this week. We have compiled a list of our best articles of the week in one place to get you… Read More
Pain is something we all deal with from time to time. However, there are people out there who have no choice but to live with chronic pain. Living like this can decrease quality of life, and according to new research,… Read More
There are times when we can’t remember where we placed our keys or the TV remote, or when we realize we have forgotten a person’s name. It can be embarrassing and isn’t something anyone would like to happen to them,… Read More
June is National PTSD Awareness month. More specifically, June 27th is PTSD awareness day. This is a condition stemming from a tragedy that leaves an impact on a person’s life. About 60 percent of men and 50 percent of women… Read More
Dementia is a condition where a group of symptoms affecting memory, thinking, and social ability prevents a person from performing everyday tasks. This often leads them to become dependent on others. There is no definitive way to predict the onset… Read More
There is no better feeling than knowing you helped someone that really needed it. When this aid comes from the bottom of your heart, without the expectation of payment or reward, it can provide a deep sense of satisfaction that… Read More
Dementia awareness week begins today and aims to spread awareness of dementia symptoms to those who may not be apprised of this often-age-related memory loss condition. There are many stages of dementia that sufferers go through, and it can be … Read More
Suffering from Alzheimer’s or other kinds of dementia can be a disorienting and anxious experience. But according to a new study, personalized music made these symptoms easier to cope with.
Medications such as antipsychotic and antianxiety drugs were less relied… Read More
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