30 05, 2018

Exercise Doesn’t Delay Decline in People With Dementia

By |2018-05-30T20:45:31+00:00May 30th, 2018|Research|0 Comments

  While physical exercise may stave off dementia, it does not delay the mental decline in people after they've been diagnosed, a study in nearly 500 people with the condition reported Thursday. While [...]

30 04, 2018

Memories of music cannot be lost to Alzheimer’s and dementia

By |2019-07-12T07:56:35+00:00April 30th, 2018|Research|0 Comments

  If you're especially into a piece of music, your brain does something called Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR), which feels to you like a tingling in your brain or scalp. It's nature's own little "buzz", a [...]

10 04, 2018

Anti-Epileptic Drugs Increase Risk of Dementia

By |2018-04-10T13:51:15+00:00April 10th, 2018|Medication, Research|0 Comments

  The use of antiepileptic drugs is associated with an increased risk of Alzheimer's disease and Dementia, according to a new study. Continuous use of anti-epileptic drugs for a period exceeding one year [...]

21 02, 2018

Dementia Linked To Chronic Drinking of Alcohol, say scientists

By |2019-07-12T07:56:42+00:00February 21st, 2018|Research|0 Comments

  While some studies have shown a possible benefit of light-to-moderate drinking, chronic heavy drinking is a major risk factor for all types of dementia, especially early onset of the disease, according to [...]

14 02, 2018

Just one hour a week of social interaction helps dementia patients

By |2019-07-12T07:56:43+00:00February 14th, 2018|Research|0 Comments

  Just one hour a week of social interaction can improve the quality of life for dementia patients in care homes, a study suggests. A trial involving more than 800 people with dementia [...]

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