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Eating more whole foods can decrease dementia risk – The Oakland Press

A study published in July 2022 in Neurology, a journal from the American Academy of Neurology, suggests that eating whole foods might decrease dementia risk. The research was done on 72,083 adults over age 55 with no dementia at baseline in the UK Biobank. The authors investigated the association between ultra-processed foods (UPF) and dementia, where participants’ diets … Read more

Subjective Cognitive Decline Tied to Incident Dementia in Black, Latinx Individuals – Consumer Health News

THURSDAY, Dec. 1, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Subjective cognitive decline (SCD) seems to be a marker of future progression to dementia, especially among Latinx and non-Latinx Black individuals, according to a study published online Nov. 30 in Neurology. Silvia Chapman, Ph.D., from the Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York City, and colleagues examined … Read more

Peachtree Christian Health set to close day center for people with dementia if $500,000 is not raised by Thanksgiving | News

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Cincinnati woman with dementia found safe, police say

CINCINNATI (WXIX) – Cincinnati police have located a 70-year-old woman with dementia that was missing for nine days. Karen L. Holder left her Mosswood Court home in Cincinnati shortly after 12 a.m. Monday, according to the Cincinnati Emergency Communications Center. Police say she drove away in what is described as a black 2010 Jeep Grand … Read more

Have you seen her? Alert issued for missing woman with dementia

CINCINNATI (WXIX) – An Endangered Missing Adult Alert has been issued for a 70-year-old who has dementia. Karen L. Holder, 70, left her Mosswood Court home in Cincinnati shortly after 12 a.m. Monday, according to the Cincinnati Emergency Communications Center. Holder is described as 5′02′, 210 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She drove … Read more

Alzheimer’s disease: 5 daily habits that increase risk of dementia | Health

Are you using it or losing it? Maintaining brain health can be a tricky business especially in today’s time and age due to drawbacks of our modern lifestyle. Instead of challenging our brains, we are making it lazy and the consequences could be disastrous. A mind that doesn’t ‘exercise’ can shrink which could lead to … Read more

Are Current Financial Measures Doing Enough for Dementia Sufferers?

The suitability of financial services for people who suffer from mental health issues is a requirement that can never be overstated. While different companies have accommodated services for the blind, audibly challenged and physically handicapped, a new industry report has come to underline the necessity for financial services to innovate for those with dementia.  People … Read more

People in Kent living with dementia and their families explain how the disease affects them

It usually starts with the little things, maybe a misplaced key or trouble with a route a person has taken a million times before. But these small concerns soon become major worries for thousands of people in Kent. In the first of a series of features highlighting issues affecting the golden generation, Temi Adedeji spoke … Read more

Meta-Analysis Shows Decrease in Dementia Risk With HTN Treatment – Consumer Health News

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 2, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Antihypertensive treatment is associated with a reduced risk for dementia, according to an individual patient data meta-analysis from randomized clinical trials published online Oct. 25 in the European Heart Journal. Ruth Peters, Ph.D., from Neuroscience Research Australia in Sydney, and colleagues conducted a pooled individual participant data analysis … Read more