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MRI scans that’s how to slow down Alzheimer’s progression

MRI scans that's how to slow down Alzheimer's progression

Alzheimer’s symptoms, one of the most popular neuropathology disease that is unavoidable in many people and no cures for its. Fortunately, the best doctors can do (for now) is try to slow its progression. The doctors used MRI scans to measure … Read more

Keep active to build your brain power: study

Keep active to build your brain power: study

The effects of aging on mental health leads to some brain conditions like dementia. Studies have worked out to make the causes clear and give us the solutions to improve this condition.Recently, experts believe the answer could be as simple … Read more

Dementia : Treatment

Treatment For information on how to take care of a loved one with dementia, see: Dementia – home care The goal of treatment is to control the symptoms of dementia. Treatment depends on the condition causing the dementia. Some people … Read more

Dementia : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Dementia symptoms include difficulty with many areas of mental function, including: Language Memory Perception Emotional behavior or personality Cognitive skills (such as calculation, abstract thinking, or judgment) Dementia usually first appears as forgetfulness. Mild cognitive impairment is … Read more

Dementia : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Dementia : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Alternate Names : Chronic brain syndrome, Lewy body dementia, DLB, Vascular dementia, Mild cognitive impairment, MCI Definition Dementia is a loss of brain function that occurs with certain diseases. It affects memory, thinking, language, judgment, and behavior. See also: Alzheimer’s … Read more

Adult ADHD Often Precedes Certain Type of Dementia: Study

Adult ADHD Often Precedes Certain Type of Dementia: Study

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19 (HealthDay News) — Adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have a more than threefold increased risk of developing a common form of degenerative dementia called dementia with lewy bodies (DLB), a new study says. More than triples … Read more

Progress Reported in Predicting Alzheimer’s

Progress Reported in Predicting Alzheimer's

TUESDAY, Jan. 18 (HealthDay News) — Researchers report promising results for a scanning test that aims to reveal the presence of Alzheimer’s disease, potentially allowing doctors to try to treat the illness in its early stages. Another study finds that … Read more

High Blood Pressure May Predict Dementia

High Blood Pressure May Predict Dementia

A recent study published in the journal Archives of Neurology found that high blood pressure may predict dementia in older adults who have impaired executive function – difficulty organizing thoughts and making decisions – but not for those with memory … 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