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Mid-Life Hypertension in Women Linked to Dementia - Neurology Advisor



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Mid-Life Hypertension in Women Linked to Dementia 
Neurology Advisor
HealthDay News -- Mid-adulthood hypertension is associated with increased risk of dementia among women but not men, according to a study published in Neurology. Paola Gilsanz, ScD, from the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland, ...

 


Gender, pain and dementia - Medical Xpress



Gender, pain and dementia 
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Men and women feel pain differently, and the same is true for people with Alzheimer's disease. In a report published last month in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, Todd Monroe, Ph.D., and his colleagues conclude that these differences will need to ...

 


We cannot afford to fund 'dementia tax' proposals, councils warn - The Guardian



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We cannot afford to fund 'dementia tax' proposals, councils warn 
The Guardian
Conservative council leaders have warned that county councils cannot afford to be hit by a 308m rise in care home costs if controversial social care plans dubbed the ?dementia tax? go ahead. Tory-dominated shire councils have warned they cannot afford ...

 


Don Welch's struggle with Lewy Body Dementia: A look at the disease - WTVC



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Don Welch's struggle with Lewy Body Dementia: A look at the disease 
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Longtime member of the NewsChannel 9 family Don Welch passed away peacefully after a battle with Parkinsons and Lewy Body Dementia, Don's wife Sammie told us Sunday. According to the LBDA, Lewy Body Dementia affects 1.3 million Americans a ...

 


Missing dementia patient in E. Houston found dead - KHOU



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Missing dementia patient in E. Houston found dead 
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HOUSTON -- Texas EquuSearch confirms Mario Garduno, 58, was found dead Monday morning after being reported missing. Authorities found his body in Greens Bayou and don't believe there was any foul play. Garduno was last seen in the east side of ...
Police Search For Missing Dementia Patient Patch.com

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You Asked: How Can I Spot Early Signs of Dementia In an Aging Parent? - TIME



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You Asked: How Can I Spot Early Signs of Dementia In an Aging Parent? 
TIME
Your father keeps misplacing his keys, or your mother repeats herself. Should you be worried about dementia? If those seemingly minor issues are new ones, you're right to be concerned. ?People tend to attribute too much to normal aging and are a little ...

 


Missing elderly man with dementia found dead in Cache County gravel pit - Salt Lake Tribune



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Missing elderly man with dementia found dead in Cache County gravel pit 
Salt Lake Tribune
(Photo courtesy Brigham City police) Floyd Kling had last seen Wednesday, October 11, before he found keys to his red truck and disappeared. Kling's body was found Sunday. By Bob Mims. 19 hours ago. Police confirmed Monday that an 89-year-old ...
Missing Brigham City man with dementia found dead fox13now.com

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Couple with severe dementia missing in Kent County - MLive.com



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Couple with severe dementia missing in Kent County 
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UPDATE: The couple was found safe in Wexford County by police. They've been reunited with family. SPENCER TOWNSHIP, MI -- An elderly man and woman who suffer from severe dementia were reported missing late Sunday evening in Spencer Township ...
Couple with severe dementia missing in Kent County Detroit Free Press
Missing couple with dementia found 3 counties away | WOODTV.com WOODTV.com
Police searching for missing elderly couple with dementia | WWMT WWMT-TV

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How To Prepare To Care For Someone With Dementia - Forbes - Forbes



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How To Prepare To Care For Someone With Dementia - Forbes 
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There are dementia medications and interventions that may help, along with a growing number of resources to prepare and support care partners.

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Can green tea help protect your brain from dementia? | NJ.com - NJ.com



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Can green tea help protect your brain from dementia? | NJ.com 
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If you're looking for a brain-healthy brew, here's one that may suit you to a tea. Study after study has found people who drink green tea on a daily basis are less ...

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