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Tag: Dementia

Help for Seniors:10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

  At some time or another memory problems plague us all, but as we age this can morph into something more serious. This article will provide help for seniors and those who love them some guidelines in knowing if their memory loss is becoming more serious. Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a [...]

Caregivers for Alzheimer’s Victims Find Yoga Improves Life, Slows Cellular Aging

  Five million in U.S. care for people with dementia; stress puts them at high risk of depression This report appears in the March edition of the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry currently in print.   March 13, 2012 – A new study out of UCLA suggests that using yoga to engage in very brief, [...]

Exercise Your Brain—Learn a New Language

Scientists have proven that one way to prevent memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease and dementia is to keep your brain active your whole life. Look on the internet and you’ll see extensive scientific research. Whereas in the old days before this new research, scientists believed that the brain essentially quit growing after a person reached the early 20s, now the studies are showing that when the brain is stimulated to produce new neural pathways (brain cell connections) continuously, the brain will keep growing and improving.

Guidelines for Doing Activities with Someone with Alzheimer’s

You need to realize is that you can be the one to come up with some fun activities that will be fun for both of you and good for your loved one.