Ex-NFL Player Dealing With Memory Loss Due To ConcussionsBen Utecht, author of Counting The Days While My Mind Slips Away, discusses dealing with memory loss caused by concussions while playing in the NFL.
Testing And Treating DementiaWe need to screen for dementia because there are things we can do to slow down progress and possibly buy time until better drugs come along.
Early Intervention Limits Damage From StrokeThe effects of a stroke depend on several things including the location of the damage and how much of the brain is affected.
Formulating A Treatment Plan For Alzheimer'sComing 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.
Studies: Dementia Striking Later In LifeEven 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.
Testing For Signs Of DementiaResearch suggests that an electroencephalogram (EEG) can measure brain speed and serve as an indicator to predict memory problems.
Early Indicators Of Alzheimer'sResearchers studied the brains of more than 150 elderly individuals to determine whether amyloid beta plaques could be an indicator for Alzheimer's.
Dementia Improved By Mental StimulationAccording 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.
Symptoms Of PerimenopausePerimenopause, the time just prior to menopause, is a disruptive stage of life for many women who experience unexpected symptoms including fatigue and memory loss.
Health Watch: Waking Up From A Coma With Unconventional TherapyWaking 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.
Health Watch: Boost Your Memory SupplementBoost 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.
Trying To Unlock The Mystery Of AlzheimersResearchers at Yale are looking at a very specific possible cause of Alzheimers.
Memory Loss Is A Normal Part Of The Aging ProcessLittle changes in memory are as normal a part of the aging process as not jumping as high or running as fast.
Exercise Can Help the Elderly in Many Ways