Dementia

9 Types of Dementia That Aren’t Alzheimer’s

Although “dementia” and “Alzheimer’s” are often used interchangeably, they are not, in fact, the same thing. According to Healthline. ...

Robin Williams Death: 9 Things To Know About Lewy Body Dementia

If you followed the news coverage in the wake of Robin William’s shocking and tragic death last August 11, 2014, ...

Dementia: One Size Does Not Fit All

You’re likely familiar with the term dementia. ...

10 Risk Factors for Dementia

Dementia refers to a group of symptoms that affect memory, thinking, and social skills severely enough to interfere with daily ...

Exposure to Air Pollution Causes Dementia, Study Suggests

We’ve known for years that air pollution can have a negative impact on our health, particularly our lungs. ...

Obesity Could Reduce Risk of Dementia

Obesity is widely blamed for many of America’s most serious health problems, from heart disease to type 2 diabetes. ...

Dementia Drugs Could Damage Kidneys in Seniors, Study Suggests

Health researchers are now warning that a drug commonly used to treat dementia could increase the risk of developing kidney ...

The 10 Common Symptoms of Dementia: Knowing the Signs

We’re all forgetful at times, regardless of our age and mental health. ...

Study Says Dementia Risk With Sleeping Pills: Seniors At Risk

A recent study suggests that individuals over the age of 65 who have taken certain sleeping pills or anti-anxiety drugs ...