Doctors can’t yet cure Alzheimer’s disease (AD), although that is the ultimate goal of AD research. Treatments have advanced to the point where they can help manage some of the most troubling cognitive and behavioral symptoms, and make life easier for people with the condition, and their caregivers. New treatments
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In addition to blood tests, chest X-ray, EKG, echocardiogram, PET scan, or MRI, your doctor may prescribe a nuclear stress test or a MUGA scan. These are all ways a cardiologist can evaluate heart failure.
Your cardiologist will begin by taking a thorough medical history, discussing your symptoms, and conducting an
NEW RESEARCH ATTESTS TO THE BRAIN-BOOSTING POWERS OF OMEGA-3
For people who are interested in maintaining their brainpower in older age, yet another study has added to the case for consuming cold-water fish and other sources of omega-3 fatty acids. According to a report published in the May 2017 issue of
Frontal lobe dementia or frontotemporal dementia (FTD) represents a unique group of neurodegenerative disorders that account for approximately 10 percent of all cases of dementia and tend to occur in people between the ages of 45 and 64. The symptoms of each disorder can vary, depending on the part of