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Ketogenic Diet May Reduce Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

Eating healthy, low calorie food could help fight the fungi in the gut and thus reduce the risk of dementia among senior citizens, doctors...

People With PTSD Are Twice As Likely To Develop Dementia

People who have experienced post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are up to twice as likely to develop dementia later in life, warn researchers. For the study,...

Social Distancing May Impact Your Mental Health, Here’s How

By Dora Mekouar Social distancing and isolation can be hard, as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently pointed out during a daily briefing on the...

Assisted Living Homes and Their Importance for Elderly People

By Siddhi Jain Shrinking family sizes, lack of awareness about age-related conditions and availability of specialised care homes for the elderly are some of the...

People Who Experience Dizziness on Standing Up May be at Higher Risk of Dementia

Researchers have found that people who feel dizzy or lightheaded when they stand up may have an increased risk of developing dementia. The condition, called...

Negative Thinking When Young Is Linked to Dementia in Later Life

Are you a negative thinker? Read this carefully. Researchers have found that repetitive negative thinking in later life may raise the risk of Alzheimer's...

“Taking Low-Dose Aspirin May Not Reduce Risk of Dementia”, Says Study

 Taking a low-dose aspirin once a day does not reduce the risk of thinking and memory problems caused by mild cognitive impairment or probable...

Inflammation in Brain Can Lead to Dementia: Study

Researchers have revealed that inflammation in the brain may be more widely implicated in dementias than was previously thought. This is a health news. Inflammation...

Taller Men Are at a Lower Risk of Dementia in Old Age: Study

Men who are taller in young adulthood may have a lower risk of dementia in old age, according to a new health news and...

Living Near a Major Road or Highway Can Cause Neurological Diseases

Researchers have revealed that living near a major road or highway is linked to higher incidence of dementia, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease and multiple...

This Class of Antibiotics Can Treat Dementia

Researchers have found that a class of antibiotics called "Aminoglycosides" could be a promising treatment for early onset dementia. Frontotemporal dementia, is the most common...

One Sleepless Night Could Contribute to Alzheimer’s Disease: Research

Losing just one night of sleep fuels brain proteins linked to the development of Alzheimer's disease, a new research warns. The study, published in the...

Obesity Increases Risk of Dementia: Study

Over weight people, please take note. Researchers have found that obesity in midlife is linked to a greater risk of dementia later in life;...

Research Finds That Drug Can Curb Dementia’s Delusions

A drug that curbs delusions in Parkinson’s patients did the same for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia in a study...

Improved Cardiorespiratory Fitness linked To Lower Dementia Risk

Researchers have found that improvement in cardiorespiratory fitness is strongly linked to lower dementia risk. "It is important to say that it is never too...

Former Professional Soccer Players More Likely to Die from Dementia

A study of former professional soccer players in Scotland finds that they were less likely to die of common causes such as heart disease...

2 Drinks a Day Put Adults at a Higher Risk of Developing Dementia

If you drink nearly 14 drinks per week (2 drinks per day) and already suffer from mild cognitive impairment (MCI), you may be at...

Walking, A Key Tool Identify The Specific Type of Dementia

Researchers have found that walking may be a key clinical tool in helping doctors accurately identify the specific type of dementia a patient has. Published...

Donepezil, A Drug Used For Alzheimer Disease, Doubles Hospitalisation Risk

Researchers have found that a drug, donepezil commonly used to manage symptoms of Alzheimer disease and other forms of dementia, is associated with a...

“Whether Virtual Reality Can Prevent Dementia” Scientists Study

For three days a week, Wayne Garcia has been getting an unconventional workout. He starts by putting on a virtual reality (VR) headset. He...

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