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How to Cope with Sundowning?

If your loved one has been diagnosed with dementia and he is showing signs of agitation, confusion, or anxiety during late afternoon or evening hours, he’s most probably experiencing ‘sundowning’. Sundowners Syndrome is a state of confusion that people living with dementia experience in late afternoon, evening or at night. Due to this, they are […]...

Is Alzheimer’s Affected By The Season?

Even though seasonal changes affect the lifestyle and health of pretty much everyone, the impact is much stronger on elderly people, particularly those living with Alzheimer’s. This is because seniors living with Alzheimer’s are not only used to set routines but their body’s natural clock also takes longer to adjust to seasonal changes. Here are […]...

Taking Care of the Caregivers

A caregiver can be a child, a friend, a spouse, a neighbor, a favorite cousin – anyone who looks after someone who is sick or disabled. People often say that they became caregivers after someone they love went through a life trauma. That trauma could be a stroke, an accident, or a severe illness.   […]...

Alzheimer’s Disease Without Memory Loss

The most common and apparent symptom of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia is memory loss. However, there are some cases when loved ones notice signs that appear before memory loss.   [sc name=”Blog Post CTA”]   If your loved one has no apparent signs of memory loss, it doesn’t mean that Alzheimer’s can be […]...

Diagnosing Dementia: Home Screening Device

A new way to examine age-related cognitive decline at home is now available. The test asks people to notice sounds and flashes on their phone or computer. It was developed by researchers from the UK and Switzerland and exhibits that the simple and economical test can be used to aid in improving early diagnosis of […]...

Best Supplements for Brain Health According to Experts

Preserving excellent brain health involves multiple health areas and caring for yourself. This includes, having a healthy diet and lifestyle, stress management, and regular socialization. Dietary supplements may help in promoting brain health, but it’s best people know which are more effective. According to medical experts, people need several supplements and vitamins to achieve a […]...

Do Low-Calorie Diets Reduce Risk of Age Related Disease?

Recent studies have found that decreasing the number of calories one person eats per day may have immense health benefits. Some have prevented the onset of age-related inflammation and others have exhibited reduced risks of age-related illnesses such as Alzheimer’s, diabetes, cancer, and Parkinson’s. Below are more details about the benefits and how calorie restriction […]...