Senior’s Health

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer's Disease

Bruce Reed, the Associate Director of the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at UC Davis presents a comprehensive update on Alzhemier’s Disease. What is Alzhemier’s Disease and can it be cured or treated? Can one predict who will ultimately be afflicted … Read more

Diet for Ageing Health: Vitamins and Exercise

Diet for Ageing Health: Vitamins and Exercise

It is the fact that life expectancy of people all over the world is becoming higher thanks to technology development and modern medical therapies. In 2000, it was just estimated that the worldwide population of persons aged >65 years was … Read more

Sudden Deafness – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Sudden Deafness - Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Sudden deafness, also known as Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (SSHL), is a rapid loss of hearing which may occur all at once or over a period of up to three days. SSHL is defined as a loss of at least … Read more

Hypertension – The Silent Killer

Hypertension - The Silent Killer

Hypertension is another name for high blood pressure, that is, the blood pressure is higher than normal or at an elevated state. Hypertension tends to affect the working age group that is often associated with high-stress conditions in the workplace. … Read more

Preventing Kidney Health from Diabetes

Preventing Kidney Health from Diabetes

If you have diabetes, your blood sugar levels are too high. Over time, this can damage your kidneys. Your kidneys are filters that clean your blood. If they are damaged, waste and fluids build up in your blood instead of … Read more

Scurvy – the cause of most strokes

Scurvy - the cause of most strokes

It is beginning to appear that the root cause of most strokes may be a condition called sub-clinical scurvy. With acute scurvy, the more obvious type, your body literally falls apart: connective tissue called collagen begins to dissolve, affecting every … Read more

Some Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease

Some Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease

Most of people suffering from Parkinson’s Disease are over 60, but more cases of younger people afflicted with Parkinson’s have been discovered over the past several years. The majority of Parkinson’s symptoms involve muscle functions. This disease may begin slowly … Read more

How Arthritis Symptoms Can Affect Joints

How Arthritis Symptoms Can Affect Joints

Arthritis is a term used to describe inflammation of the joints. Cartilage is a type of body tissue that keeps joints moving freely and functioning well. When that cartilage begins to break down or gets inflamed, the joints don’t work … Read more

How to reduce the Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

How to reduce the Risk of Alzheimer's Disease

Today there is the real possibility that we can reduce our risk of cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease by paying attention to two recent and very divergent findings. The first deals with technology and the second with good nutrition and … Read more