Latest Alcohol dementia Stories

Senior Couple at Home with Prescription
2012-01-26 13:34:17

According to a recent study, men appear to be more likely to develop symptoms of mild dementia than women.

2012-01-26 06:54:45

On the Cosby Show, a popular primetime show in the 80s, there were quite a few episodes in which Dr. Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable and his lawyer wife Clair played the memory game.

Brain Decline Can Start At An Earlier Age
2012-01-06 09:20:22

The brain’s capacity for memory, reasoning and cognitive function can start deteriorating as early as age 45, instead of age 60, as experts had previously thought, according to new research published in the British Medical Journal.

2011-10-11 05:52:30

Can you avoid dementia by thinking healthy? According to a new study, people who rate their health as poor or fair appear to be significantly more likely to develop dementia later in life.

2011-10-05 22:13:24

People who rate their health as poor or fair appear to be significantly more likely to develop dementia later in life.

2011-09-29 11:04:43

People with dementia can still make decisions in their everyday lives and with support from partners can continue to do so as their condition advances.

2011-06-20 20:04:33

New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages of dementia resulting in both missed cases (false negatives) and misidentifications (false positives).

2011-03-02 13:57:40

Experts agree that long-term alcohol abuse is detrimental to memory function and can cause neuro-degenerative disease.

2011-02-21 14:13:18

As the average life span becomes longer, dementia becomes more common.

2010-07-11 12:00:00

- Also, Antioxidant-Rich Diet Improves Memory and Learning in Alzheimer's Mice - HONOLULU, July 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Evidence from three long-term, large-scale studies supports the association of physical activity and certain dietary elements (tea, vitamin D) with possibly maintaining cognitive ability and reducing dementia risk in older adults, according to new research presented today at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease 2010 (AAICAD 2010)...

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