World Alzheimer’s Day: September 21 How Close Are We to Finding a Cure? World Alzheimer’s Day is an annual, international event held yearly on September 21. On this day, different Alzheimer’s organizations around the globe concentrate their efforts on both educating and raising awareness of this disease – which affects approximately 5.3 million Americans. Because […]
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Is Cure for Alzheimer’s a Computer for the Brain A computer for the brain! Really? Surprisingly, it may not be that far away. In studies, Scientists have learned that the Hippocampus is the center of operation for memories. “The hippocampus, Latin for seahorse, is named for its shape. It is part of a system that […]
Does Coconut Oil Help Alzheimer’s? How can coconut oil help someone with Alzheimer’s? you might ask. Is it possible for coconut oil to have some kind of effect against Alzheimer’s? According to officials from the Nutritional Magnesium Association, “yes, it could”. Though Specialists argue that the benefits of coconut oil have been tried and tested since […]
Difference between Alzheimer’s and Normal Aging? Folks often wonder about the Difference between Alzheimer’s and Normal Aging. And what that difference might be? It doesn’t matter what age you are, there are times when you will forget where you left the car or the house keys. You may even forget someone’s name or phone number. […]
Dealing with Disability: Diagnosing and Treating Elderly Alzheimer’s As one of the top 10 causes of death in the United States, Alzheimer’s disproportionately affects the elderly and over five million Americans are affected by the disease. “Alzheimer’s is the only top 10 American cause of death that cannot be slowed, cured or prevented, and one out of […]