Dementia


Dementia Rates Decline due to More Education

Dementia Rates Drop in US

It is being said that dementia rates may be dropping due to the education factor....

Nov 22 2016, 8:00am CST

Sea Hero Quest Mobile Game is Helping Fight Dementia

Sea Hero Quest Mobile Game is Helping Fight Dementia

The game has been played by around 2.5 people billion people and has generated equivalent of 9,400 years of lab-based research,...

Nov 17 2016, 12:33pm CST

Astronauts Going to Mars Could Face Chronic Dementia, Brain Damage

Astronauts Going to Mars Could Face Chronic Dementia, Brain Damage

Galactic cosmic rays that will bombard astronauts during extended spaceflights caused significant long-term brain damage in tes...

Oct 10 2016, 11:32pm CDT

Calcium Supplements Increase Risk of Dementia in Women

Calcium Supplements Increase Risk of Dementia in Women

The research shows that calcium supplements could aggravate the symptoms of dementia in some females....

Aug 18 2016, 6:21am CDT

Common Heart Drug is Linked to Dementia Risk: Study

Common Heart Drug is Linked to Dementia Risk: Study

Research finds that the popular blood thinner Warfarin increases the risk of dementia in people with heart rhythm disorder atri...

May 8 2016, 9:24pm CDT

Common Over-the-Counter Drugs Shrink Brain and Increase Dementia Risk

Common Over-the-Counter Drugs Shrink Brain and Increase Dementia Risk

New research suggests that anticolinergic drugs reduce the size of brain and cause congitive impairment...

Apr 19 2016, 6:47am CDT

Rare Form of Dementia Linked to Language Loss

Rare Form of Dementia Linked to Language Loss

It has been found that an onset of dementia leads to language loss among the elderly....

Mar 14 2016, 7:19am CDT

Certain Medications Now Being Linked to Dementia

Certain Medications Now Being Linked to Dementia

If you or someone you love has repeatedly used a certain class of drugs to help with gastric reflux or peptic ulcers, then you...

Feb 16 2016, 8:09am CST

Education Can Prevent or Delay Onset of Dementia, Cognitive Decline

Education Can Prevent or Delay Onset of Dementia, Cognitive Decline

A new study published in The New England Journal of Medicine suggests that education, coupled with improved changes in lifestyl...

Feb 11 2016, 4:08am CST

Champagne

Three Glasses of Champagne Each Week Prevents Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease

Researchers from Reading University have conducted a study which suggests that drinking up to three glasses of champagne a week...

Nov 9 2015, 10:02am CST

Untreated Hearing Loss May Lead to Depression and Dementia

Untreated Hearing Loss May Lead to Depression and Dementia

Hearing aid technology can contribute in reducing emotional and psychological problems. It can improve the overall quality of l...

Aug 10 2015, 9:49pm CDT

David Cameron and UK government pledge £300m for dementia research

David Cameron and UK government pledge £300m for dementia research

Oftentimes, dementia research faces less notoriety and funding than other diseases, but David Cameron is looking to change that...

Feb 21 2015, 9:08pm CST