Saturday, May 28, 2022

What Is Dementia? Symptoms, Types, and Diagnosis

Dementia is the loss of cognitive functioning—thinking, remembering, and reasoning—and behavioral abilities to such an extent that it interferes with a person's daily life and activities. These functions...

Scam susceptibility may signal risk for cognitive decline

Older adults who are less likely to detect scams may be at an increased risk for developing dementia, finds a new study from researchers supported by the National Institute on Aging. The...

Gene expression signatures of Alzheimer’s disease

From NIH Research Matters Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible brain disorder that affects more than 5 million Americans. It slowly worsens and destroys memory and thinking skills. Previous research has linked memory and thinking...

Do Memory Problems Always Mean Alzheimer’s Disease?

Many people worry about becoming forgetful. They think forgetfulness is the first sign of Alzheimer's disease. But not all people with memory problems have Alzheimer's. Share this infographic and...
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This year's Walk is everywhere. (30-Second TV Ad with Link)

This year, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is everywhere: from downtowns to small towns and every sidewalk in between. Because the world...
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The Longest Day Fundraising Video

On the summer solstice, stand up to the darkness of Alzheimer’s. Use your creativity and passion to raise funds and awareness for the care,...
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5 Superfoods for Healthy Glowing Skin

5 Superfoods for Healthy Glowing Skin. Nutrition is important for health. An unhealthy diet can damage your metabolism, cause weight gain, and even damage organs,...