Should I Call My Father?
The hardest part of having a parent with Alzheimer's is not knowing if you're only causing him pain.
1 hour ago - NY Times
Pharmacological studies prove the therapeutic effects of many active components from Chinese herbal medicine on Alzheimer's disease and dementia
Researchers from China looked at the effects of active components from Chinese herbal medicine on the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and dementia. They published their...
1 hour ago - Natural News
Tufts Health Plan Foundation Awards Nearly $1.9 Million to Support Healthy Aging
Tufts Health Plan Foundation today announced new community investments reflecting a commitment to a community approach for making our cities and towns great places to grow up...
16 hours ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Exercise linked to a decreased likelihood of age-related dementia and memory loss
The findings of a recent animal study may offer new hope to millions of people who have Alzheimer's disease. The Harvard-led effort reports that physical exercise could improve...
16 hours ago - Natural News
Bacon sandwiches and fried chicken can raise your risk of dementia
Over the past decade, scientists have established that AGEs can provoke the body to react defensively, creating dangerous chronic inflammation, particularly in our vital organs.
19 hours ago - Daily Mail
How frontotemporal dementia affects 'moral emotions'
Scientists find a key difference between Alzheimer's and frontotemporal dementia: the latter affects a person's 'moral emotions' while the former does not.
1 day ago - Medical News Today
New Tool to Diagnose Moral Emotions
A new approach for early, sensitive and specific diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia has been identified.
2 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Study shows marked impairment of moral emotions in patients with frontotemporal dementia
A study conducted by Marc Teichmann and Carole Azuar at the Brain and Spine Institute in Paris and at the Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital shows a particularly marked impairment of...
2 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
A bus stop in my dementia ward? It's just the ticket, says BONNIE ESTRIDGE
BONNIE ESTRIDGE: A few weeks ago, a bus stop appeared slap bang in the middle of the dementia ward at my local hospital, St George's in London. There it was, complete with the...
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Dementia kills TWICE as many over-75s as it did a decade ago
Public Health England figures come just days after it was revealed the number of over-65s living with the condition is at an all-time high (Pictured: An upward trend shows...
4 days ago - Daily Mail
The headlines of Master Doctor
“It's a disaster like I've never seen before”: 2019 could be the worst year...
The amount of corn produced in the United States this year is going to be way below expectations. The Department of Agriculture just slashed its harvest estimates quite...
Researchers say insulin resistance is linked to adverse lipid profiles in...
Having excess belly fat does not only look bad, it is also bad for your health. Abdominal obesity is associated with an increased risk of insulin resistance. This may...
Repurposing or Combining Drugs Treats Autoimmune Diseases
Research led by the University of Birmingham has found re-purposing already existing drugs or combining therapies helps to treat autoimmune diseases.
Variability of research methods makes establishing reference intake for...
Though the body of science around polyphenol intake generally supports its health benefits, it is âdifficult to establish an evidence-based reference intake for the whole class...
Antioxidant Unable to Protect from Alzheimer's:New Study
Antioxidant puts up fight, but loses battle against protein linked to Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study.
DHA and citicoline double-up to boost cognitive improvements after stroke...
Japanese researchers have found that Cognizin Citicoline in combination with DHA, can improve learning and memory ability in mice which have been subjected to stroke symptoms.
Facebook Posts may Help Predict Diabetes, Mental Health Problems in Patients
Facebook posts may help identify health conditions such as diabetes, depression, anxiety, and psychosis in patients more accurately.
Enzyme Inhibition aids to treat Breast Cancer: New study
Preclinical study led by the Duke Cancer Institute could pave the way to improve susceptibility of breast cancer tumors to the body's immune system.
Cancer-sniffing Dogs Identify Lung Cancer with 97 % Accuracy
Trained beagle dogs can identify non-small cell lung cancer in its primary stages as they have highly developed olfactory systems which could be used to identify biomarkers...
Your Circle of Friends can Predict Your Health Better Than Fitbit
Circle of Friends Vs. Fitness Trackers: Your friends can predict your overall health and wellbeing much better than a Fitbit.