Dementia

Glen Campbell: The Country Legend’s Battle with Alzheimer’s Disease
Credit: iStock.com/Eraxion Country legend Glen Campbell will always be remembered fondly by his fans for such hits as “Rhinestone Cowboy.” But for many of his fans who suffer with dementia, his greatest legacy will be his decision to become the ... Read More
Alzheimer’s and Dementia Prevention Techniques and Warnings Signs
Alzheimer’s or dementia prevention is something you might scoff at. It’s easy to think of either disease as just something that happens to the aging brain. No matter what you do, you’re either going to get it or you’re not. But, recognizi... Read More
Cannabis May Help Ward off Dementia
With the spread of medical marijuana throughout North America, the scientific evidence of its medical value is becoming more compelling as research is done. One of the newest studies that has peaked my interest concerns people with dementia disord... Read More
Could Mushrooms Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia?
For the most part, I’m a very easy-going guy. But there’s one thing that really bugs me: my allergy to mushrooms. Let me explain the reason…it’s actually based on something that’s very important to all of us as we age. The other day, I ... Read More
Dementia Pugilistica: Causes and Symptoms of Punch-Drunk Syndrome
A far too common head injury among athletes of contact sports can lead to dementia pugilistica. This form of dementia is known as punch-drunk syndrome, as it occurs after a prolonged period of concussions. It can go unnoticed for many years before si... Read More
Can a Tea a Day Keep Dementia Away?
If you drink tea, then I’ve got some great news for you; and if you don’t, you might want to start. Especially if you want to stave off dementia as you get older. New data from a China-based study is showing that drinking a cup of tea per day cou... Read More
The Dangers of Air Pollution and How It Impacts Health
There are plenty of problems associated with air pollution, ranging from the natural environment to your health. And although a smoggy day can lead to trouble breathing and increase the risk for a heart attack or stroke in those with risk factors, it... Read More