Alzheimer’s Disease

According to estimations, over five million Americans are suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. This serious brain function disorder is the sixth leading cause of death in America. Learn more about causes, stages, symptoms, signs, dementia, treatment, and medications here.

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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
A Guide to Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s Disease
It’s easy to look at numbers and feel unaffected. So, when we see that there are an estimated five and a half million Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, it might not seem that serious. We live in a big country, right? But, if you’re ... Read More
Alzheimer’s Disease: “Time Travel” Treatment
So, a “time machine” may never exist, but that’s not stopping a non-profit Alzheimer’s care center from bringing the past into the future with its latest foray into Alzheimer’s disease treatment. “Time Travel” to Treat Memory Loss?... Read More
Can Coconut Oil Treat Alzheimer’s?
Coconut oil is often touted as a wonder oil. It speeds up the metabolism, improves calcium and magnesium absorption, reduces inflammation, and is used in everything from cooking to natural health and beauty products. But did you know that this heart-... Read More
How Lack of Sleep Leads to Alzheimer’s
Lack of sleep is a major problem for those suffering from dementia. Alzheimer’s patients often experience sleep deprivation and sleep disorders. The negative effects of little sleep are unquestionable. It can boost stress, affect cognitive function... Read More
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