Latest Prevention of dementia Stories

2011-07-22 01:48:38

The same artery-clogging process (atherosclerosis) that causes heart disease can also result in age-related vascular cognitive impairments (VCI).

2011-07-14 11:19:06

Improving and maintaining health factors not traditionally associated with dementia, such as denture fit, vision and hearing, may lower a person's risk for developing dementia.

2011-07-14 07:15:52

A new study has found that through non-traditional ways of maintaining your overall health, you may lower your risk for developing dementia.

2011-05-03 10:20:00

Those extra pounds during middle age could lead to a higher risk of dementia later in life, a new study says.

2011-02-23 08:21:31

As the average life span is increasing, dementia becomes much more common.

2011-02-21 14:13:18

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

2011-01-10 15:45:37

Previous research regarding the association between alcohol consumption and dementia or cognitive impairment in later life suggests that mild to moderate alcohol consumption might be protective of dementia.

2010-10-26 11:11:48

It wasn’t until January 11, 1964 that the Surgeon General approached the podium and issued a warning cautioning the population of the 4,000 detrimental chemicals in tobacco smoke.

2010-10-25 15:00:00

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2010-09-09 09:17:37

Men are more likely than women to suffer from mild cognitive impairment, which includes symptoms like memory loss, and problems with language, thinking and judgment.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'