The national awareness campaign on Alzheimer's: Open your mind! MONTREAL: The national awareness campaign on Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia begins today and lasts for the whole month of January. The theme "Yes. I live with dementia. Let me help you understand." allows the Federation of Quebec Alzheimer Societies (FQAS) and its 20 regional Alzheimer ...
Eating high-salt diet may lead to dementia
New York, Jan 17 : Love to eat crispy roasted nuts and potato wafers that are high in salt? Beware, besides harming your heart, it may also harm your brain and lead to dementia, researchers have warned.
Almost 50pc of Canadians would not want others to know if they had ... TORONTO: The Alzheimer Society announced that while awareness about dementia has increased, stigma and negative attitudes around it continue to persist. The Society is releasing findings of a new survey to coincide with Alzheimer's Awareness Month in January and to kick off its new social awareness ...
Parrikar slams Goa Congress chief over port expansion issue
Panaji, Jan 3 : Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said state Congress president Shantaram Naik may be suffering from dementia, two days after the latter alleged that the BJP was colluding with the Adani Group on the contentious issue of expansion of coal handling berths at Goa's ...
Blueberry vinegar can help fight dementia London , December 22 : Dementia is considered to be one of the fastest-growing health burdens across the globe, with one person developing the disease every 3 seconds.
Eating salad can help fend-off Dementia London , December 21 : A salad a day may keep Dementia away, as a new research suggests that eating vegetable salad every day could help stave-off dementia by boosting memory.
Turning the Tables: How to Prepare When Grandma Comes to Your House ... BRENTWOOD, Tenn: If a senior loved one will be jingling all the way to your house this holiday season, a few simple steps can make your home safer and more welcoming. With falls posing a particular threat to older adults, and additional challenges facing those with dementia, Brookdale Senior Living ...
Decoded: What causes dementia London, Dec 12 : The toxic build-up of urea, a compound created by the liver, in the brain has been found as the major reason that can cause brain damage and lead to Huntington's Disease, one of seven major types of age-related dementia, finds a study.
Hearing loss in old-age ups risk of dementia Washington D.C. , Dec. 8 : You may need to take care of your aging parents as a study has recently warned that age-related hearing loss may be a risk factor for cognitive decline, impairment and dementia.
Excess body fat increases dementia risk London, Dec 1 : Obese people are at an increased risk of developing dementia than those with a normal weight, says a large study involving data from 1.3 million adults.
Vitamin D deficiency could increase risk of dementia, says study London [UK], November 28 : Vitamin D is said to be one of the most important nutrients for our body. It not only helps in having a good and healthy body, but can also help in reducing the risk of heart disease, multiple sclerosis, and even rheumatoid arthritis.
Heart attack ups dementia risk by 35pc Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 14 : A recent study has found that heart attack increased the risk of vascular dementia by 35 percent, and the risk remains elevated for up to 35 years after the heart attack.