Oct 16, 2014
Many older adults take multiple medications for chronic conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, high cholesterol, osteoarthritis, and dementia.
Oct 10, 2014
Because nearly one out of four adults in the United States suffers from some kind of mental health issue, regular mind health checkups are also a good thing to consider.
Oct 3, 2014
When you begin a new diet, two brain regions in the frontal lobe battle it out. The dorsal lateral prefrontal cortex (over the temples) controls memory and sensory input.
Sep 26, 2014
As a patient, it is important to tell your doctor about all of the medications you are taking so he or she can determine whether or not any of them could aggravate mental symptoms rather than improve them.
Sep 19, 2014
In 1997, a large study published in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that 2,000 units of daily vitamin E slowed the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.
Sep 12, 2014
I was recently on my way to a meeting when I realized that I was famished. I’d missed lunch, so I quickly stopped by the cafeteria for a bite on the go. I was tempted to get the barbecue ribs, but I knew they would be greasy and full of unhealthy fats.
Sep 5, 2014
Technology has made us impatient. If we send an email or a text message, we expect an immediate response. Why bother calling someone at home or office when you can reach him or her n a cell phone any time of the day?
Aug 21, 2014
Autism, a condition characterized by difficulties communicating and in forming relationships with other people, is the antithesis of social connectedness. Those suffering from autism are reluctant to communicate with others.