Sweet! Chocolate, long known for being heart-healthy, may provide cognitive benefits as well.
If you’re taking three or more medications for depression, anxiety, pain, or insomnia, you may be at risk for serious side effects.
If you enjoy games, crafts, computer use, and getting together with friends, a new study suggests that it may help you stave off mild cognitive impairment.
You probably know that putting off retirement can boost your finances. But did you know that staying in the workforce longer can have health benefits?
Not a day goes by in my battle with early-onset Alzheimer’s that I don’t feel another sliver of my brain is being shaved off.
People with Alzheimer’s disease are prone to becoming agitated in the late afternoon or early evening. These strategies can minimize common triggers of this behavior.
About 5 percent of people with Alzheimer’s disease are diagnosed at age 65 or younger. Here’s what to know about the early-onset form of the illness.
People with mild cognitive impairment are more forgetful than normal for their age, but they don’t experience other cognitive problems associated with dementia, such as disorientation or confusion about routine activities.
If you think you may have mild cognitive impairment, but tests show otherwise, you may want to ask for further screening.
People with dementia may balk at having their hair washed. These tips can make the experience as pleasant as possible.