There is no known cure for Alzheimer's disease--the most common form of dementia. Yet certain lifestyle changes could help to reduce risk, according to recent findings published in Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders.
A recent study revealed that the effects of non-inheritable Parkinson disease can be prevented through new treatment.
A cancer drug may help to improve memory, according to a recent study.
Could a drug previously used to treat rheumatoid arthritis be helpful in providing care for Alzheimer's patients?
Previous studies have linked various genetic and potential environmental factors to Alzheimer's disease. Yet did you know that stress could be essentially contribute to the overall health issue?
Hearing loss that occurs gradually as one ages is relatively common. Also known as presbycusis, close to one-third of people in the United States between 65 and 75 are estimated to have some degree of hearing loss-with heredity and chronic exposure to loud noises working as the main contributing fac...
New findings published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism reveal that people who have diabetes may be at an increased risk of dementia.
Estimates show that close to 44 million people are living with Alzheimer's or a related form of dementia, according to the Alzheimer's Disease International. The neurodegenerative illness typically affects 1-in-9 Americans over 65. But could certain signs of the disease present themselves even decad...
New findings published in the journal PLOS Medicine reveal that high blood pressure patients may be less likely to develop Alzheimer's disease.
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Yep. This time, it's ok to literally go nuts.
Researchers at Britain's Oxon Epidemiology and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine aren't telling older folks to put on a few pounds. Just like previous findings that support a healthy lifestyle, exercise and healthy eats are probably the best plan of action for a long life. But could...