Senior citizens, beware. If you have trouble reading, you may be at Alzheimer’s risk

Do your parents or grandparents often find themselves struggling with the written word? If yes, then they may be at greater risk of Alzheimer’s as researchers have found that people with mild memory problems who show a delayed brain response to processing the written word may be at an increased risk of Alzheimer’s. “A prominent feature of Alzheimer’s […]

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3 Lifestyle Changes That Can Lower Your Risk of Cardiac Arrest

Legendary American rock star Tom Petty died Monday night at his home in Malibu, California. Petty had just finished his months-long tour and returned back home when seemingly out of nowhere, his heart stopped. He experienced cardiac arrest, a medical emergency wherein your heart stops beating unexpectedl Legendary American rock star Tom Petty died Monday night […]

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Losing your sense of smell? You may be at risk of Alzheimer’s disease

People who are unable to distinguish between different smells, such as lemons and petrol, may be at a higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, a study warns. Damage to brain associated with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) occurs up to 20 years before symptoms start showing. Scientists now believe that simple odour identification tests may help track the […]

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