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The word dementia describes a set of symptoms that may include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language. Dementia is caused when diseases, such as Alzheimer’s disease or a series of strokes, damage the brain. Dementia is progressive, which means the symptoms will gradually get worse. In most cases, there is no way to cure the diseases that cause dementia. However, there are drugs and treatments available that may help alleviate some of the symptoms.
  1. New research shows that light and moderate exercise benefits the brain both immediately and in the...
  2. Another study has linked chronic periodontitis to higher dementia risk. However, it is the first...
  3. New evidence suggests that a combined light and sound stimulation therapy could boost brain health...
  4. One day, a quick eye test may be able to pick up important information about brain health....
  5. Mushrooms are tasty and nutritious, but can they protect the brain from cognitive decline? That is...
  6. New research finds that risk factors affecting the health of our blood vessels — such as smoking,...