Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals
A bunch of things to know about dementia Did you know that not all dementia is Alzheimers dementia? There are many types of dementia with different symptoms, causes and prognosis. This inforgraphic sums it up.
Prev post1 of 3Next Dementia is not a disease, rather it is a collection of many symptoms that suggest the presence of a brain disorder. The term is often used to refer generally to a decline in cognitive ability and memory problems. It occurs when healthy neurons (nerve cells) stop working or brain cells get
The six pillars of a brain-healthy lifestyle are: Regular exercise Healthy diet Mental stimulation Quality sleep Stress management An active social life The more you strengthen each of the six pillars in your daily life, the healthier your brain will be.