Latest vascular dementia Stories
The ability to draw spontaneously as well as from memory may be preserved in the brains of artists long after the deleterious effects of vascular dementia have diminished their capacity to complete simple, everyday tasks, according to a new study by physicians at St. Michael's Hospital.
Neural stem cells proliferate in the subventricular zone and hippocampal dentate gyrus of adult mammals.
Chinese herbal medicine, which has been used for thousands of years in China, has long been considered an effective treatment for vascular dementia.
Clinical Neuropsychologist Dr.
Dementia patients may benefit from a promising new treatment called Cerebrolysin.
Depressive symptoms that occur in both midlife and late life are associated with an increased risk of developing vascular dementia, while symptoms that occur in late life only are more likely to be early signs of Alzheimer's disease.
According to QuickMedical, this new study should encourage more people to monitor their heart and brain health via cholesterol screening. Issaquah, Wa (PRWEB)
The preservation of a protein found in particular synapses in the brain plays a key role in protecting against vascular dementia after a stroke.
It wasnâ€™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.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.