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Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders

Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders, Health Guide

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Under Minding Our Elders, Carol is an author, blogger and columnist on aging and caregiving support.

Fitness and Aging Well: A Vital Correlation

How vital is fitness to aging well? Very. A recent study of participants in the 2015 National Senior Games, also known as the Senior Olympics, revealed that... Read moreChevron

posted 08/25/2015, comments (0)|
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders

Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders, Health Guide

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Under Minding Our Elders, Carol is an author, blogger and columnist on aging and caregiving support.

Care or Cure: Where Should Alzheimer's Funding Go?

When you hear the next plea for increased Alzheimer’s funding – and you’ll hear a lot of it during the upcoming Alzheimer’s Awareness... Read moreChevron

posted 08/19/2015, comments (0)|
Christine Kennard

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Mini Human Brain Developed for Dementia Research

One of the most vexing problems for researchers attempting to understand brain diseases is trying to understand the process within the human brain. In the case of Alzheimer’s access to the human brain is limited to autopsy. By then the disease has run its course and while lots is still being learned this way there are clear limitations on... Read moreChevron

Christine Kennard

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Sleep Position May Influence Alzheimer's Risk

Our preferred sleeping position may have a bearing on our risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Researchers from Stony Brook University, suggest our most common side-sleeping (lateral) position is the most effective at removing waste from the brain. Their findings, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, appear to show that amyloid beta is... Read moreChevron

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