Those of us who have relatives with dementia and Alzheimer's disease often seek alternative ways to prevent and reduce our risk of these tragic conditions. The problem: Most medical professionals tend to respond to pleas for guidance with...
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HARLINGEN — About two dozen local people are helping researchers find a way to prevent dementia.
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Do you suffer from diabetes, heart disease or obesity? Many of us do, or have health histories that put us at risk of these conditions or related concerns such as dementia or cancer. The key cause of these conditions: Insulin...
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David Cameron is taking part in a Dementia Friends session to help people understand what living with dementia might be like.
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Dementia robbed Margaret Thatcher of her voice, and us of a chance to learn
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Joel Tauber, “Pumping The Handcar”, 2010. Lightjet print mounted on aluminum, 45”x60” (Photo direction: Joel Tauber, shot by Senna Chen and Jeffrey Schwartz). Part of the art installation, “Pumping”: http://joeltauber.com/pumping/ “Pumping” also exists as an experimental short film: http://pumpingthemovie.com
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Women who feel bloated, irritable or depressed before getting their periods — classic signs of premenstrual syndrome, or PMS — may want to pay attention to the amount of iron in their diets, according to a new study
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Often incorrectly considered a disease, dementia actually refers to a group of symptoms that negatively affect memory and social abilities, resulting in an interference with daily functioning. Primarily, problems with memory and impaired judgment or language are the two major areas affected by dementia
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Creating Confident Caregivers is a free class for caregivers of persons with dementia offered by the Tri-County Office on Aging. The series, based on the Savvy Caregiver curriculum, teaches participants a unique perspective on dementia.
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