Imagine being able to spit into a cup to find out if you’re at risk for Alzheimer’s Disease. As Dr. Mallika Marshall explains, that day may not be far off.
How can we keep our brains and our minds the best they can be? The Brain Fit Club could be an answer.
Can you train your brain? Research findings say yes!
Do you know your blood type? The answer could determine your risk of certain health problems later in life.
Contrary to popular belief, Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia are not natural consequences of growing old.
Memory problems that are often dismissed as a normal part of aging may not be so harmless after all.
You may be able to help keep your brain in shape, not just the rest of your body. A large study in France suggests that delaying retirement and working until later in life may help prevent dementia.
New research boosts the “use it or lose it” theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp.
Contrary to popular belief, memory loss is not an inevitable part of aging. That said, many healthy individuals feel less able to remember certain kinds of information as they age. Luckily, most can improve their memory with training and practice.
Researchers discovered a significant association between people with hearing loss and a risk of developing dementia or Alzheimer’s disease.