Newsbriefs: Dementia; Parkinson’s; AD Drugs; Sleep Medications

News and views on healthy aging.

Tube Feeding and Dementia The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Choosing Wisely guidelines advise against the use of feeding tubes in people with advanced dementia. But while tube feeding in these patients has declined in the last decade, it still occurs. A recent study (Journal of the American Geriatrics […]

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