Dementia News

This RSS feed URL is deprecated


This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

Excessive alcohol use linked to early-onset dementia risk - CNN - CNN



CNN
 


Walk while counting backward to diagnose this type of dementia - CNN



CNN
 
Walk while counting backward to diagnose this type of dementia 
CNN
"iNPH is one of the rare causes of a potentially treatable and reversible dementia syndrome and gait disorder, but it is still underdiagnosed," Selge said. The exact number of people with iNPH worldwide is not known, but a Swedish study suggests that ...

and more » 


Premature Dementia Risk Increased in Those With Heart Defects - Neurology Advisor



Neurology Advisor
 
Premature Dementia Risk Increased in Those With Heart Defects 
Neurology Advisor
An increased risk of dementia is assocaited with congenital heart disease.
Congenital heart disease may up risk of early dementia The Indian Express

all 6 news articles » 


Column: Dementia has many forms - Cody Enterprise



Column: Dementia has many forms 
Cody Enterprise
Many people often confuse the terms Alzheimer's and dementia. Although they are used interchangeably, there are distinct differences between them. Dementia is not a disease, but a group of symptoms that are associated with a decline in thinking ...

and more » 


Higher risk of dementia for adults with congenital heart disease, study shows - Science Daily



Tech Times
 
Higher risk of dementia for adults with congenital heart disease, study shows 
Science Daily
The study of more than 10,000 adults with congenital heart disease (CHD) in Denmark discovered a particularly increased risk for early dementia in middle-age adults. "We've learned that CHD is a lifelong condition," says Nicolas Madsen, MD, a pediatric ...
Adults With Heart Disease At Risk Of Developing Dementia, Says ... Tech Times

all 3 news articles » 


Dispelling the stigmas: Changing the way we look at dementia - Chicago Sun-Times



Chicago Sun-Times
 
Dispelling the stigmas: Changing the way we look at dementia 
Chicago Sun-Times
One by one, they talked about what it was like to live with dementia in deeply personal terms. Before the presentation, audience members were asked to write down five words they associated with dementia. Afterward, they were asked to do the same, this ...

 


Innovation contest highlights VR, app-powered training for dementia caregivers - MobiHealthNews



MobiHealthNews
 
Innovation contest highlights VR, app-powered training for dementia caregivers 
MobiHealthNews
Khurana said that judges selected the two winners based on their ability to meet four major criteria: ability to improve dementia caregiving quality, affordability, scalability, and the ease with which it could be integrated into caregivers' lives ...

 


5 things for February 21: Syria's civil war, a White House feud and a ... - CNN



CNN
 
5 things for February 21: Syria's civil war, a White House feud and a ... 
CNN
(CNN) When a Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School alum needed to get back to Florida after the school shooting, a couple of New York state troopers stepped up big time to help her. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door ...

and more » 


See the 'Unbelievable' Transformation After Dementia Patients Are Given Baby Dolls - PEOPLE.com



PEOPLE.com
 
See the 'Unbelievable' Transformation After Dementia Patients Are Given Baby Dolls 
PEOPLE.com
Sandy Cambron was looking to spread a little love at a Kentucky nursing home on Valentine's Day. So, she went bearing an extra special gift: baby dolls. Cambron lost her mother-in-law, Pearl, in 2008 to Alzheimer's disease and it was a little baby doll ...

 


Watertown Daily Times | CHANGING the way we look at DEMENTIA - WatertownDailyTimes.com



The Advocate
 
Watertown Daily Times | CHANGING the way we look at DEMENTIA 
WatertownDailyTimes.com
There is a new grass-roots movement in the U.S. aimed at educating people about Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. (Dreamstime/TNS). ARTICLE OPTIONS. A A. print this article. e-mail this article. In November, six people with Alzheimer's ...
Alzheimer's Q&A: How do robotic pets benefit those with Alzheimer's ... The Advocate
Trouble sleeping? It may be an early warning sign of Alzheimer's dementia Express.co.uk

all 9 news articles »