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"What They Don't Tell You About Dementia in Textbooks"

By admin - Published on Sunday, 27 October 2013 20:17

"About a decade before they died, my parents (then in their mid-70s) moved to a house a couple of miles from us and I could see them on a regular basis and their darling grandchildren, who could do no wrong, would be arm-twisted into visiting every week or so. The story is, I guess, typical of millions of folks across the world. And then dementia became an unwanted intruder..."

Read more: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-gift-aging/201310/what-they-dont-tell-you-about-dementia-in-textbooks

"Fart with confidence."

By admin - Published on Sunday, 27 October 2013 20:04

"No more silent but deadly. No more dutch ovens. No one will wonder who dealt it. A British company is producing underwear that can filter out the smell of farts."

Read more: http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/geekquinox/underwear-uses-science-chemical-warfare-defense-filter-farts-203142989.html

"Why delirium in people with dementia can be deadly"

By admin - Published on Sunday, 22 September 2013 20:03

"More than half of all hospital patients with pre-existing dementia will also experience delirium, a condition that can lead to a faster decline of both physical and mental health."

Read more: http://www.futurity.org/overlooked-delirium-can-boost-chance-death/

"Vitamin B may reduce risk of stroke"

By admin - Published on Sunday, 22 September 2013 19:51

"Researchers have uncovered evidence that suggests vitamin B supplements could help to reduce the risk of stroke, according to a study published in the journal Neurology."

Read more: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/266247.php

"Grow fresh cartilage from adult stem cells"

By admin - Published on Saturday, 08 June 2013 09:01

"Bioengineers are a step closer to growing new cartilage from a patient’s own stem cells. Cartilage injuries are difficult to repair. Current surgical options...."

Read more: http://www.futurity.org/health-medicine/grow-fresh-cartilage-from-adult-stem-cells/

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