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The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease at the Somers Library - TAPinto.net



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The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease at the Somers Library 
TAPinto.net
This program, presented by The Alzheimer's Association Hudson Valley Chapter, provides basic information about memory-loss issues and what they mean for all of us. The program covers warning signs of dementia, differences between dementia and Alzheimer ...

 


Failure to Recognize Memory Loss Predicts Alzheimer's Conversion - Medscape



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Failure to Recognize Memory Loss Predicts Alzheimer's Conversion 
Medscape
Impaired awareness of or lack of insight into memory loss in patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is associated with increased Alzheimer's disease (AD) pathophysiology and risk for rapid conversion to dementia, new research shows. The ...

 


Epilepsy study links mossy brain cells to seizures and memory loss ... - National Institutes of Health (press release)



National Institutes of Health (press release)
 
Epilepsy study links mossy brain cells to seizures and memory loss ... 
National Institutes of Health (press release)
NIH-funded study in mice suggests loss of mossy cells plays a critical role in both.

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Batavia library to host Memory Café for people facing memory loss - Kane County Chronicle



Kane County Chronicle
 
Batavia library to host Memory Café for people facing memory loss 
Kane County Chronicle
... pet therapy for seniors with memory issues will be led by Kathy and Stan Smith, accompanied by their English cocker spaniels, Wrigley and Cubby. Memory Cafes are informal gatherings where people with issues such as mild cognitive impairment, early ...

 


Equine assisted workshops offered for those experiencing memory loss - Mountain Democrat



Equine assisted workshops offered for those experiencing memory loss 
Mountain Democrat
The Connected Horse Project offers pioneering equine-assisted workshops for people living with early stage dementia. It is kicking off 2018 by partnering with Xenophon Therapeutic Riding Center to offer two new four-week workshop sessions. The ...

 


Memory Loss Hitting Some Fentanyl Abusers - WebMD - WebMD



Memory Loss Hitting Some Fentanyl Abusers - WebMD 
WebMD
MONDAY, Jan. 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Using fentanyl or other opioids alongside other illicit drugs could trigger possibly permanent amnesia caused by brain damage, doctors warn. Over a dozen cases have emerged in which drug abusers have developed ...

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5 ways to improve brain function, prevent memory loss - WTOP



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5 ways to improve brain function, prevent memory loss 
WTOP
?If we just fixed insulin resistance and blood sugar control, we could eliminate at least 60 percent of all memory loss today.? Diet and exercise play an important role in reducing one's risk for developing insulin resistance, and both are key ...

 


Severe, Unusual Cases of Memory Loss Tied to Fentanyl Abuse - Medscape



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Severe, Unusual Cases of Memory Loss Tied to Fentanyl Abuse 
Medscape
An unusual amnestic syndrome that is linked to the combined use of fentanyl and cocaine and that was first identified in 14 patients in Massachusetts has been documented in a case in West Virginia.

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CareFirst to host workshop on memory loss - Elmira Star-Gazette



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CareFirst to host workshop on memory loss 
Elmira Star-Gazette
CareFirst, at 3805 Meads Creek Road in Coopers Plains, will host a brainstorming workshop on memory loss from 9:30 to 2 p.m. March 14. Members of area faith communities are invited to join the session to discuss how to meet the needs of people with ...

 


Virtual Reality Coronation Takes Dementia Patients Down Memory Lane - U.S. News & World Report



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Virtual Reality Coronation Takes Dementia Patients Down Memory Lane 
U.S. News & World Report
"Using VR just seemed like a really interesting way to perhaps create a memory ...and spark a bigger conversation." Dementia is caused when the brain is damaged by strokes or diseases such as Alzheimer's. People with dementia can suffer from memory ...

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