Health: Documentary “Alive Inside” Premieres In Philadelphia; Shows The Power Of Music For Those With Dementia
Music, some believe it’s healing power may be able to help millions of Americans battling mind robbing diseases like Alzheimer’s. That’s the focus of a new documentary premiering tonight here in Philadelphia. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the inspiring film.
Sixty-six-year-old Paul Mishalove, of Monument Road, was last seen on Tuesday, July 15 at his home around 6 a.m.
In a study of older women, obesity, high blood pressure, and a low level of hdl, collectively labeled metabolic syndrome, were each associated with a 23% increased risk for cognitive impairment.
Day after day, an Alzheimer’s caregiver is faced with such a demanding task that it can lead to the caregiver developing serious health conditions themselves.
There is a report in the journal Aging Cell that a compound found in strawberries may potentially help in the prevention of Alzheimer’s disease.
According to information from the Alzheimer’s Association, once women are in their 60’s, they are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s as breast cancer.
According to new research out of Mt. Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine, grilled and broiled meats have now been linked weight gain, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.
Coming up with the best treatment plan for Alzheimer’s disease can be tricky because there are so many variables among patients including aging and overall health.
Bad news for those who have two parents suffering from Alzheimer’s: You may already have signs of the brain-destroying disease.
Even though there is no cure for dementia, studies show that it making be striking older people later in life than in had in the past.
Police say Silvia Burns, 67, of Seaford, was visiting family in Philadelphia when she went missing.
Research has shown that high blood pressure in middle age may be associated with later Alzheimer’s dementia.
Dr. Marvin Kalafer spoke about the Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease and how The Clinical Trial Center can help families during this difficult time. For more information on The Clinical Trial Center, click here.
From a lifestyle standpoint there is now little doubt that exercise, a well-balanced diet and stress reduction can play a protective role as we age.
It’s hard to imagine what it’s like to have the mind robbing ailment, but now you can, at least virtually. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you how.