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Dementia: Unprecedented detail of brain damage revealed - Medical News Today



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Dementia: Unprecedented detail of brain damage revealed 
Medical News Today
Lewy body dementia is the most widespread form of dementia after Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia, according to the National Institute on Aging (NIA). More than 1 million people in the United States are affected, estimate the NIA. Lewy body ...
New details on aged brain, Alzheimer's and dementia Science Daily
Ballroom dancing helping seniors protect their brains, combat dementia Cleveland 19 News
Dealing with Dementia: The condition and caregivers UpperMichigansSource.com
Cullman Times Online  -KATV  -Express.co.uk 
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This Brain Exercise Could Actually Reduce Your Risk of Dementia - Newsweek



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This Brain Exercise Could Actually Reduce Your Risk of Dementia 
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A specific form of cognitive training?also known as brain training?could help protect people from dementia. But there are a few things to watch out for here among some pretty interesting results. First the intriguing part. A new study by a group of ...
Here's a mental exercise that may help prevent dementia, study says Sacramento Bee

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Dealing with Dementia: Local unit designed specifically for dementia care - UpperMichigansSource.com



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Dealing with Dementia: Local unit designed specifically for dementia care 
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(WLUC) - Alice Jacobson's memory may be dwindling due to dementia, however, when she comes to the piano, she can remember her favorite tunes. For Alice, an available piano is just one of the many features the Marquette County Medical Care Facility ...

 


Police Search For Elderly Woman With Dementia Missing From Blue Island - CBS Chicago



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Police Search For Elderly Woman With Dementia Missing From Blue Island 
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CHICAGO (CBS) ? Police are asking for the public's help in finding an elderly woman with dementia missing from south suburban Blue Island since Tuesday morning. Nancy Merritt, 73, was last seen about 9:30 a.m. when she was dropped off in front of her ...

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Could this brain-training program help ward off dementia? - CBS News



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Could this brain-training program help ward off dementia? 
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In what is being billed as a first, researchers report that healthy seniors who tried a new brain-training program were less likely to develop dementia down the road. "Everyone with a brain is at risk of dementia," noted study author Jerri Edwards. But ...
We May Have Uncovered the First Mental Exercise to Prevent Dementia Futurism
There's a type of brain exercise that could reduce dementia risk by ... ScienceAlert
Now, cognitive training can significantly reduce risk of dementia Economic Times
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PPI use not linked to increased risk of developing dementia - News-Medical.net



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PPI use not linked to increased risk of developing dementia 
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In a new research article published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, scientists were able to conclude that developing dementia or Alzheimer's disease (the most common form of dementia) did not appear to be linked to taking PPIs.
Heartburn Pills Has No Significant Effect On Dementia: 5 Effective Home Remedies To Avoid Heartburn NDTV
Acid reflux drugs safe, not linked to dementia Zee News

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'Lesser of two evils' argument used to defend antipsychotic overuse for dementia - Medical Xpress



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'Lesser of two evils' argument used to defend antipsychotic overuse for dementia 
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"What we see is that people providing dementia care can built up a way to rationalise the over-prescription of antipsychotics while protecting themselves when discussing the issue. We do know that similar attitudes are adopted with other medication ...

 


David Cassidy revealed he was suffering from dementia in one of his final TV interviews after worrying fans at gig - Mirror.co.uk



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David Cassidy revealed he was suffering from dementia in one of his final TV interviews after worrying fans at gig 
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David Cassidy , who passed away on Tuesday aged 67, revealed he was suffering from dementia earlier this year after sparking concern during a concert in Los Angeles. The actor and singer, who first found fame as Keith Partridge on hit TV series The ...
'The Partridge Family' actor, musician David Cassidy dies at 67 WDSU New Orleans
David Cassidy, Keith on 'Partridge Family,' dies at 67 USA TODAY
David Cassidy Dead At 67 Vulture
The Inquisitr  -E! Online  -Los Angeles Times 
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Cognitive Training App Shows Promise for Dementia - iMedicalApps



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Cognitive Training App Shows Promise for Dementia 
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Bill Gates of Microsoft fame invested over $50 million of his own money in the Dementia Discovery Fund. Also this week, the Advanced Cognitive Training for Independent and Vital Elderly (ACTIVE) trial was published. We discussed this trial last year in ...
Major breakthrough in fight against Dementia International Business Times, Singapore Edition

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Memory Cafes Offer Connection In Dementia - Forbes - Forbes



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Memory Cafes Offer Connection In Dementia - Forbes 
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Located in libraries, houses of worship and community centers, memory cafes provide people with dementia and their caregivers a place to feel supported.

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