7 Health benefits of PQQ, a natural brain-boosting supplement
Pandemics may come and go, but neurodegenerative diseases like dementia and Alzheimer's, unfortunately, remain a common occurrence among the older population. However, despite...
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Coronavirus: Dementia patients 'deteriorating' without family visits
Relatives fear residents with dementia are deteriorating as coronavirus restrictions limit visitors.
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Characters lost in darkness between horror and dementia
First-time director Natalie Erika James has a bet each way in an Australian horror outing.
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Hearing, Visual Impairments Linked to High Risk of Dementia
Elderly patients with both hearing and visual impairments or dual sensory impairment had a significantly higher risk for dementia.
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MHAC's COVID-19 Updates and Resources: 7/3-7/9
In addition to an evolving COVID-19 resource page , MHAC is continuing to collect and share updates on COVID-19 from state government, federal agencies like the Centers for...
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Study aims to more accurately define methods for measuring delirium severity
In a study published in the journal Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorder, researchers reported on their effort to improve and validate tools used to assess the severity of...
2 days ago - News Medical
Dual sensory impairment in older adults linked to higher risk for dementia
Older adults with both hearing and visual impairments-or dual sensory impairment-had a significantly higher risk for dementia in a recent study published in Alzheimer's &...
3 days ago - News Medical
COVID cuts a lethal path through San Quentin's death row
The old men live in cramped spaces and breathe the same ventilated air. Many are frail, laboring with heart disease, liver and prostate cancer, tuberculosis, dementia. And now...
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
High Blood Pressure May Lead to Low Brain Volume
Having hypertension in midlife is associated with elevated risk of cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's dementia later in life, even more so than having the so-called...
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Moderate Drinking May Be Good for the Brain
A study found that older men and women who drank in moderation had slower rates of cognitive decline.
7 days ago - NY Times
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Another coronavirus death recorded in Wales and seven new cases
The latest Public Health Wales figures were revealed as holiday businesses in Wales started to re-open
On a keto diet? Satisfy that sweet tooth with these keto-approved sweeteners
The keto diet may seem daunting to anyone who loves carbs and sweets. After all, dieting means being careful about what you eat. However, there are many ways to make dishes...
IMedicalApps: COVID-19 Protocols
Recently, Brigham and Women's Hospital released a comprehensive app of all of its COVID-19 clinical guidelines, called COVID Protocols, which are also available online. This...
Fat Cell Hormone can Boost Potential of Stem Cell Therapy
Adiponectin, a hormone derived from fat cells, improves mesenchymal stem cell-based treatment of heart failure, finds a new study.
Novel Drug Candidate may Develop Effective Treatments for Brain Disorders
Novel chemical compound discovered has the potential to become a new drug for the treatment of core symptoms of brain disorders such as Down syndrome and autism, reports a new...
Why Lopinavir and Hydroxychloroquine are Ineffective Against COVID-19
Lopinavir and Hydroxychloroquine do not work on COVID-19 because the concentration of both these drugs in the lungs of patients are not sufficient to fight the infection...
Abnormally High Fasting Blood Sugar Could Double Death Risk in COVID-19 Patients
COVID-19 patients with abnormally high blood sugar are linked to double the risk of death and an increased risk of severe complications, according to a new study.
Drug May Help to Extend Lifespan in Humans
Mifepristone, a drug used to treat cancer, Cushing syndrome, and also used to terminate pregnancies, may have the potential to increase human lifespan. It does so by reducing...
New Cancer Vaccine: Fresh Insights
Scientists are ready to trial a new cancer vaccine in humans following the successful outcome of their preclinical studies. The new cancer vaccine has the potential to treat a...
Wait Times Increase for COVID-19 Test Results
As the number of COVID-19 diagnostic tests have increased, it may take up to a 6 days or longer for some people to get their results.