Do Certain Diets Affect Alzheimer’s Risk?

Food affects the human body and plays an important role in brain function. In fact, your choice of food can have a significant impact on memory, problem solving and other cognitive abilities. According to new research, certain dietary selections can increase or lower your risk of developing dementia. About the Study A recent study conducted…

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Dementia & Coronavirus: What Should You Know?

People suffering from dementia may be at increased risk for contracting the Coronavirus (COVID-19). In response, caregivers are instructed to closely follow safety measures outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to prevent any issues that might arise from this outbreak. Unfortunately, as a result, those…

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Tips for Seniors to Cope with Loneliness

Feelings of loneliness or depression can have a detrimental effect on well-being, particularly for seniors. Whether in your own home or a skilled nursing facility, living without regular contact with loved ones and friends can take a toll on older individuals. If the problem persists, it can lead to depression, despondency and lack of physical…

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Tips to Protect Yourself from Viruses

In addition to the annual flu virus that infects millions of people worldwide, we now have another serious illness to contend with: Coronavirus (COVID-19) has been declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). With real-time news available at our fingertips, there’s an overload of information that can serve to confuse, rather than…

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