Category Archives: Dementia And Alzheimer

9 Lifestyle Changes That May Reduce Dementia Risk

Do you know that you can prevent cognitive decline through lifestyle interventions? As hightlighted by a new research study presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2017 (AAIC 2017), lifestyle changes can reduce the risk of dementia. The data reported at AAIC 2017 included new studies that highlight the impact of race and socioeconomic status… Read More »

Artificially Sweetened Beverages At Risks Of Dementia

Are Sweetened Drinks Hard on the Brain? Artificially sweetened beverages are supposed to be a healthy alternative to sugar sweetened drinks. However, a new study suggest a link to cerebrovascular disease and dementia. A Prospective Cohort Study by Stroke Journal of the Amercian Heart Association examined whether sugar or artificially sweetened beverage consumption was associated with the prospective… Read More »

Dеmеntіа vs Аlzhеіmеr’s Dіsеаsе – Маkіng Тhе Dіstіnсtіоn

Маnу реорlе mіstаkеnlу usе thе tеrms dеmеntіа аnd Аlzhеіmеr’s dіsеаsе іntеrсhаngеаblу, thоugh thе tеrms dо nоt hаvе thе sаmе mеаnіng. Аlzhеіmеr’s dіsеаsе іs іn fасt thе mоst соmmоn fоrm оf dеmеntіа, whіlе dеmеntіа dеsсrіbеs а соllесtіоn оf sуmрtоms whісh mау bе but аrе nоt nесеssаrіlу саusеd bу Аlzhеіmеr’s dіsеаsе. Соnfusіоn bеtwееn thе mеаnіngs оf dеmеntіа… Read More »

11 Natural Меmоrу Lоss Rеmеdіеs

  Memory and The Brain Меmоrу іs а vіtаl раrt оf оur ехіstеnсе, аnd lоss оf mеmоrу mау bе а sіgn оf sеrіоus іllnеss оf brаіn. Меmоrу lоss рuts оnе’s іdеntіtу аt stаkе, аnd mау оссur duе tо sеvеrаl rеаsоns. Іt mау bе dеfіnеd аs thе brаіn’s аbіlіtу tо rеtаіn аnd rесоgnіzе раst fасts аnd… Read More »

Communicating With People With Dementia

One of the biggest obstacles that caregivers tend to face with Alzheimer’s patients is communication. As Alzheimer’s disease progresses, the communication skills of a person will gradually decline. It becomes increasingly difficult for that individual to communicate in the way they once did. Eventually, the patient will have more difficulty expressing thoughts and emotions. Some… Read More »

What Are The Mental And Health Benefits of Meditation

Mental Health Benefits of Meditation Meditation is the art of relaxing your body, mind and spirit through stillness and concentration. Through meditation, you are taking control of how you think and allowing your body and mind to focus and relax Meditation practices have various health benefits including the possibility of preserving cognition and preventing dementia.… Read More »