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Formulating A Treatment Plan For Alzheimer’s

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.

02/26/2014

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Studies: Dementia Striking Later In Life

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.

12/09/2013

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Testing For Signs Of Dementia

Research suggests that an electroencephalogram (EEG) can measure brain speed and serve as an indicator to predict memory problems.

03/29/2013

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Early Indicators Of Alzheimer’s

Researchers studied the brains of more than 150 elderly individuals to determine whether amyloid beta plaques could be an indicator for Alzheimer’s.

07/17/2012

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Dementia Improved By Mental Stimulation

According to researchers from Oregon, cognitive stimulation which involves structured activities in a group setting may be quite helpful for people with memory issues, alzheimer’s or dementia.

02/22/2012

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Symptoms Of Perimenopause

Perimenopause, the time just prior to menopause, is a disruptive stage of life for many women who experience unexpected symptoms including fatigue and memory loss.

01/05/2012

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Health Watch: Waking Up From A Coma With Unconventional Therapy

Waking up from a coma with an unconventional therapy. It worked for one Chester County family. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you how it worked.

11/28/2011

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Health Watch: Boost Your Memory Supplement

Boost your memory with help from a jellyfish. This could be a way to avoid those brain freeze moments we’ve seen recently from some politicians.

11/18/2011

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Trying To Unlock The Mystery Of Alzheimers

Researchers at Yale are looking at a very specific possible cause of Alzheimers.

07/28/2011

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Memory Loss Is A Normal Part Of The Aging Process

Little changes in memory are as normal a part of the aging process as not jumping as high or running as fast.

03/15/2011

Exercise Can Help the Elderly in Many Ways

by KYW’s medical editor Dr. Brian McDonough Over the past ten years there have been several major studies which recommend regular exercise for the elderly but many people refuse to take the advice.

08/02/2010

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