Better Senior Foods

Super Food Super Guide for Super Seniors! by Felicity Dryer  (Excerpt) http://thedementiaqueen.com/2014/09/the-super-food-super-guide/ Creating and sticking to a diet is a lot like creating and sticking to a budget: the ultimate goal is for a healthier lifestyle, and one that’s far more beneficial. But the desire for instant gratification always rears its ugly head, causing us[…]

Advances in neurostimulation for Parkisons

New England Journal of Medicine  (Excerpt) http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1205158#t=article Parkinson’s disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects dopaminergic neurotransmission, resulting in bradykinesia, rigidity, and rest tremor. After an initial honeymoon period, during which there is a sustained response to dopaminergic treatment, beneficial effects are hampered by levodopa-induced motor complications,1 progressively compromising quality of life.2-4 … more[…]

Lifestyle habits associated with lower Alzheimer’s

Are certain lifestyle habits associated with lower Alzheimer’s disease risk? Arthor: Arab L1, Sabbagh MN. Except…  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20182018 As the number of patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is expected to grow, finding ways to prevent and lower the risk of AD becomes a crucial matter. Risk factors for developing AD have been identified including health conditions,[…]