Memory & Dementia?

Answer Dementia is not a disease but a group of specific symptoms, according to the Mayo Clinic. These symptoms are often severe enough to impair the normal daily routines and functions in a person's life... Read More »

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Preparation for a Memory Assessment to Test for Dementia?

Preparing for a memory exam to test for possible signs of dementia can help eliminate fear and reduce the possibility of a false positive diagnosis. Some patients get confused by the directions or ... Read More »

EMI and Dementia?

Dementia and other elderly mental infirmities--EMIs--afflict over 30 million people worldwide, according to the Alzheimer's Disease International Organization, which predicts this number will grow ... Read More »

Does soy& MSG cause dementia?

According to the Weston A. Price Foundation, the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study showed that foods that contained a high content of soy (such as tofu) led to a higher instance of cognitive deterioration.... Read More »

Geriatrics & Dementia?

Geriatrics is a branch of medicine that treats diseases unique to older people, such as dementia, a progressive deterioration in intellectual function. Dementia makes it difficult or impossible for... Read More »