Expert reviewed Alzheimer’s and Dementia News

Month: May 2022

Alzheimer’s in Your Family? 7 Health Habits May Lower Your Risk
The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association have identified seven steps for maintaining optimal brain health throughout life. The…
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Dementia Risks Vary in the Later Decades of Life
Heart disease and diabetes are well known risk factors for dementia in later life. Now a new study shows that…
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3 Antioxidants in Fruits and Vegetables That May Help Fight Alzheimer’s Disease
A very large number of studies suggest that antioxidants, the natural compounds found in fruits, vegetables and other foods, may…
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Loss of Smell May Be an Early Sign of Alzheimer’s Disease
A declining sense of smell may be an early sign of Alzheimer’s disease, a new report confirms. The study found…
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Mindfulness Techniques May Help Ward Off Depression in Caregivers
Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can take a toll on both mind and body. The near-constant stresses…
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For Better Brain Health, Try a Walk in the Park
To help keep the mind and memory sharp, try taking in the trees and greenery in a local park. A…
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Owning a Pet May Be Good for Your Brain
Dogs and cats may help to keep the aging brain in good working order. And the longer you have a…
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A Healthy Lifestyle Can Mean Living Longer and Free of Alzheimer’s Disease
A healthy lifestyle can lead to a longer life, and more of those years will be free of Alzheimer’s disease,…
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