Research shows that stressful situations such as the loss of a loved one can lead to chronic inflammation and result in serious adverse effects on health.
No two people with dementia are the same. Tune into this interview with neurologist and author Gayatri Devi, M.D. to learn about championing persons with Alzehimer’s while supporting the caregiver in a challenging role.
A diabetes diagnosis in one person may help spur behavior changes in a partner. Learn how families and friends can make healthy lifestyle changes together.
A small study suggests dementia screening test question wording can be confusing and/or trigger emotional responses in many older adults, affecting results.
Alzheimer's and the herpes virus may seem like unlikely partners, but they may have more in common than scientists once thought.
As we age, posture, flexibility, and balance are critical to avoiding falls that can lead to fractures. Safely using exercise equipment such as an exercise ball, foam roller, and a yoga strap can help to improve your posture, flexibility, and balance.
People who abstain from alcohol or have more than 14 alcoholic drinks per week in middle age are both more likely to develop dementia — for different reasons.