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To my ばあば

Today, February 25th, is my grandma’s birthday. She is still with me, not mentally, but with me always emotionally.
I call my grandma ばあば (baaba) , which is a slang for grandmother in Japanese. 612 palabras más

Thoughts

Can Catch It Early Work for Alzheimer's Disease?

Alvin Powell wrote . . . . . . .

Catch it early.

Those are watchwords in the battle against a host of illnesses, from heart disease to cancer to Type 2 diabetes. 1.414 palabras más

News And Articles

The Prize by Geoffrey M. Cooper (Book Review #420)

The Prize is a medical thriller set in a world where medical research is at its peak. The story begins with Pam Weller discovering a drug that can treat Alzheimer’s. 177 palabras más

Book Review

Alzheimer's Disease and Astrology

Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life.  665 palabras más

Disease

Aerobic Exercise May Mildly Delay or Slightly Improve Alzheimer’s Disease Symptoms

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a brain disorder that destroys memory and thinking skills over time. It is the most common form of dementia in older adults. 419 palabras más

News And Articles

Baby Dolls Help Transform Seniors with Alzheimer's and Other Dementia


These dolls helped put a smile on the faces of seniors in this Kentucky nursing home. Perhaps they can help at other assisted living and nursing homes. 6 palabras más

Weekly Neuroscience Update

 

Superconducting computing chips modeled after neurons can process information faster and more efficiently than the human brain.  

New research published in JAMA Neurology suggests that those people whose memory is intact and who do not show any signs of Alzheimer’s can have disrupted circadian rhythms — which may be a very early sign of Alzheimer’s. 273 palabras más

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