Information and useful news about different pathologies, illnesses, and disorders that affect seniors: Cognitive deterioration, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, dementia, loss of mobility, etc. Different professionals show us the latest news, and advancements, and help us understand the senior health.

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Treating Alzheimer’s: 6 Exciting Areas on the Cutting-Edge of Alzheimer’s Research

There are few things more devastating than Alzheimer’s disease. This brain disorder—which slowly destroys a person’s ability to remember even the most important details or […]

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mixed dementia - how does it progress

Mixed dementia: What is it, and how does it progress?

Dementia is a progressive decline of mental abilities, including memory loss, personality changes, difficulty processing thoughts and speech and language problems. When 2 or more […]

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Parkinson's Causes: Learn everything you need to know

Parkinson’s Causes: Learn everything you need to know

Parkinson’s Causes. Neurotransmitters like dopamine are the body’s chemical messengers. They send signals between neurons (i.e. nerve cells) to assist with nearly all physical and […]

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Is Parkinson's disease hereditary?

Is Parkinson’s hereditary? The role of genetics

Parkinson’s is a common neurodegenerative disease that affects millions of people worldwide. If someone in your family suffers from Parkinson’s disease, you may have wondered: […]

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working after retirement

5 Reasons to Hold A Post-Retirement Job: Life After Retirement

Most seniors do not consider working past retirement age because retirement is your time to relax and enjoy life at an easy-going pace. While the […]

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how to take care of someone with Alzheimer's

How to Take Care of Someone with Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease that slowly damages the cognitive skills of the person suffering. With time, the disease incapacitates the patient to the […]

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Brain changes due to poor sleep increases stroke and dementia risks in seniors

Brain changes due to poor sleep increases stroke and dementia risks in seniors

Brain changes due to poor sleep increases stroke and dementia risks in seniors Sleep disturbance in elderly persons is associated with brain changes such as […]

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Solving the Brain Fitness Puzzle Is the Key to Self-Empowered Aging | SharpBrains

Solving the Brain Fitness Puzzle Is the Key to Self-Empowered Aging | SharpBrains

Solving the Brain Fitness Puzzle Is the Key to Self-Empowered Aging | SharpBrains Kelly, age 75, has been retired for a while. She stopped exer­cis­ing […]

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A good mood may boost seniors’ brain power

A good mood may boost seniors’ brain power

A good mood may boost seniors’ brain power. When older people’s mood improves, so does their brain power, new research suggests. Being in a good […]

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