Ask people what their major concerns are about getting old, many would probably give similar answers, with “getting Alzheimer’s” as one of the top answers. And for good reason when you consider these statistics from
Alzheimer’s researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have released a new study showing promise in a blood test’s ability to detect the disease earlier than traditional methods. The study of 150 adults was published
For decades now, the Mediterranean diet has been touted as the gold standard diet to ward off extra pounds and disease, but the coastal diet has a few lesser-known men’s health benefits, as well.
September is World Alzheimer’s Month so there’s no better time to separate myths from facts about this form of dementia that affects an estimated 5.7 million Americans, most of whom are over the age of
Did you know that someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease every 65 seconds? June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, so we’re taking a closer look at this devastating disease that affects millions
You can make a huge impact on your health by staying current on all wellness visits, immunizations and recommended screenings for your age or health condition, but what about the times between preventive care visits?
More than five million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and it’s the sixth leading cause of death in the United States according to the Alzheimer’s Association. Along with eating a healthy diet, watching your
Alzheimer’s is a condition that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior, and it affects nearly 44 million people worldwide. In observance of World Alzheimer’s Month, we’re breaking down the facts about the disease and
Many grandparents are eager to take on babysitting duty in order to spend more time with the youngest members of their family. While being a grandparent can introduce a new sense of purpose and increase
If you know a friend or family member who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or any other form of dementia, the idea of their identity slowly slipping away can be one of the hardest parts