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Education can help you beat dementia

2016-11-23 06:18

There has been a trend towards less dementia in elderly people, particularly among the well educated.

As people age a big concern is possibly being hit with dementia. One good way to avoid dementia is to get a good education according to researchers.

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Live well to lower dementia risk

2016-10-25 23:18

Factors which we have the power to change, such as weight, blood pressure and alcohol consumption, can lower dementia risk.

There has been a growing interest in how to prevent dementia naturally. In view of the devastating nature of dementia prevention with natural interventions is certainly important.

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Natural remedy for memory decline-Exercise

2016-10-21 08:47

Researchers say exercise may be associated with a small benefit for elderly people who already have problems with memory and thinking.

Memory decline with aging is a devastating condition. It has been encouraging to learn that exercise can help curtail memory decline in elderly people.

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It may be possible to delay aging

2016-10-16 08:02

In mice and roundworm adding a coenzyme can extend life and postpone the onset of aging processes and this is anticipated to also be true in people.

People have always dreamed of being able to stop the aging process and live indefinitely. New research shows that it may be possible to actually delay the aging process.

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Life After an Alzheimer's Diagnosis: Paliative Care and Hospice Explained

2016-09-22 17:57

Several years ago, I ran my very special group for the Alzheimer's Association that was for the person who had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia AND their spouse, family members and caregivers. My goal throughout the many years that we met, was to educate and prepare everyone so that they could concentrate on making the most of their lives together instead of worrying what tomorrow would bring. No one in the group wanted to hear about hospice.

I think that for a lot of people, hospice means that someone is dying very soon.

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Natural remedy for brain health in old age: stay active earlier in life

2016-09-10 07:06

A new study has found moderately vigorous physical activity is associated with better cognition 25 years later.

Alzheimer's is a dreaded disease of old age with no cure. There is therefore a keen interest in trying to prevent this form of dementia.

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The Alzheimer's Disease Mortality Rate May Be Higher Than Officially Reported

2016-09-07 15:32

Studies show that Alzheimer’s disease may be killing more than 500,000 people in the United States each year, which would make Alzheimer’s disease the third leading killer behind heart disease and cancer. More than 5 million people have a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease in the United States. That number is expected to triple by 2050 with the aging of the “Baby Boom” generation if there are no significant medical breakthroughs until then.

Under-reporting of Alzheimer’s as a cause of death on death certificates is not a surprise to many Alzheimer’s experts.

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