Experts say ‘exciting’ research on a drug to combat brain plaques could lead to a generally available pill within five years.
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Disabling a gene that is responsible for controlling our internal clocks leads to patterns of brain damage similar to that which is seen in Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study in mice.
A fascinating article indeed!
The new flu season is ramping up across the U.S. with growing reports of illness — particularly in the south — chiefly caused by the H1N1 bug that is more likely to sicken younger adults than the elderly, health officials said Friday.
So be aware of your loved one's visitors. Some may be carrying the flu or worse.
Oh, this is something all caregivers ponder. It was just a small thing--why did I get so angry? Truth be known though, it was the 3,000th "small thing" in that 24 hour period.
Cognitive abilities are the brain-based skills we need to carry out any task from the simplest to the most complex.
Exercise in everyway including brain skills is important for everyone, including those with cognitive and memory issues.
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A Place for Mom Senior Living News and Trends (blog) 5 Creative Ways to Lower Caregiver Stress A Place for Mom Senior Living News and Trends (blog) They're also more likely to report poor health: among other negative effects, the stress of...
Article looks at five technologies that have the power to reshape healthcare as we know it. In other words, for the long suffering, there is plenty of hope to go around, including 3D printing, artificial intelligence and brain-computer interfaces.
Norman McNamara, also known as Norm Mac to all his Facebook friends, lives in a small town in Devon, England called Torbay. As resident of such a small town, not to mention his diagnosis of Alzheim...
Advocate and Author Norman McNamara, a friend to all on Facebook, Memory People and Forget me Not.
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