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Category: Diseases :: Age-Related :: Alzheimers
Last updated: Aug 18 2017 23:39 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Country and pop star Glen Campbell dies 9.8.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
US country and pop singer Glen Campbell has died after a long battle with Alzheimer's, his family said on the musician's official Facebook account. He was 81.
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Country's 'Rhinestone Cowboy' Glen Campbell dies after Alzheimer's battle 9.8.2017 TOI: Intl Business
PEOPLE-GLEN CAMPBELL/ (UPDATE 2, PIX, TV):UPDATE 2-Country's 'Rhinestone Cowboy' Glen Campbell dies after Alzheimer's battle
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Korean film festival opens in city this I-Day weekend 8.8.2017 TOI: Chennai
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Italian pensioner held for mother-in-law's fatal stabbing 8.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Nuoro (Italy), Aug 8 (IANS/AKI) A 69-year-old Alzheimer's sufferer was on Tuesday under armed guard at a hospital in central Sardinia, after he allegedly knifed to death his 87-year-old mother-in-law and stabbed his wife in the head and throat.
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Action video games may affect memory, up Alzheimer's risk 8.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Is your teenaged son addicted to playing action video games? Beware, it can reduce episodic memory and spatial navigation, and increase the risk of developing brain disorders such as depression, schizophrenia, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, researchers have warned.
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Women have more active brains than men: study 8.8.2017 DNA: Health
The largest functional brain imaging study to date compared 46,034 brain imaging studies to quantifying differences between the brains of men and women.
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Playing action video games may harm your brain: study 8.8.2017 DNA: Health
Previous studies have shown that hippocampus depletion puts a person at risk of developing brain illnesses and diseases ranging from depression to schizophrenia, Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and Alzheimer's disease.
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Women's brains more active than that of men 8.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The brains of women are significantly more active in many more areas of the brain than men, especially in the prefrontal cortex, involved with focus and impulse control, and the limbic or emotional areas of the brain, involved with mood and anxiety, new research has found.
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Diabetes, high BP in midlife may up dementia risk later 8.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Middle-aged persons who have cardiovascular health risk factors, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and are also current smokers, have a greater chance of suffering from dementia later in life, researchers have warned.
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Action video games can risk your brain 8.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 8 : You may rethink before playing your way to more brain power as a new study has suggested that in many cases, gaming can do more harm than good.
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Action video games can risk your brain 8.8.2017 DNA: Health
de Montr?al study, lead author Greg West revealed that habitual players of action games have less grey matter in their hippocampus, a major part of the brain.
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Breastfeeding good for mums 6.8.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Breastfeeding good for mums
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Can intermittent fasting reduce Alzheimer’s risk? 6.8.2017 TOI: Chennai
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United by Aadhaar: When UID helped reunite a mentally-ill child with his family 2.8.2017 DNA: Money
A mentally challenged teenager from Panipat in Haryana who had gone missing in 2015 has been reunited with his family thanks to the Aadhaar card. The case happened during an Aadhaar enrolment that happened at a child welfare home when authorities tried taking his biometrics, they found he was already part of the system. Sanjay Dubey, Coordinator Salaam Baalak Trust told Times of India: “Gaurav was transferred here because Palna takes care of children only up to the age of eight. During routine medical and psychoanalysis tests it was revealed that the child was suffering from ADSP (Alzheimer's Disease Sequencing Project). And as such he could remember nothing but the names of his parents and himself.” "During the biometric assertions, the credentials of the boy matched with that of his parents' in Panipat. Following that, his family was called to the national capital leading to the reunion of the boy with his parents," he added. Thanks to Aadhaar, the teenager was reunited with his parents in Haryana’s ...
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Can moderate drinking keep dementia at bay? 2.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
While drinking alcohol in excess is associated with many health hazards, new research has found that older adults who consume alcohol moderately on a regular basis are more likely to live to the age of 85 without dementia or other cognitive impairments than non-drinkers.
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Trump congratulates Moroccan King on Throne Day 29.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Rabat, July 29 (IANS/MAP) Moroccan King Mohammed VI has received a congratulatory message from US President Donald Trump on the 18th anniversary of the country's Throne Day.
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Poor sleep may make you fat, raise diabetes risk 28.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Are you deprived of proper sleep at night? Beware, you are more likely to be overweight and also at risk of developing diabetes, a new study has warned.
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Recalling violent incidents may hamper memory, cognitive skills. 26.7.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Recalling violent incidents may hamper memory, cognitive skills.
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Investment Options in the Multi-billion Dollar Medical Marijuana Industry 26.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
NEW YORK, July 26, 2017 : Mounting research from around the world suggests marijuana's potential to treat multiple medical conditions ranging from chronic pain to cancer, epilepsy, HIV/AIDS, anxiety and more.
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Potential Blockbuster Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease Stands Out Among Medical Cannabis Companies 25.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
NEW YORK, July 25, 2017 : Changes in public opinion regarding cannabis have greatly fueled the fire blazing under the red-hot state-legalized marijuana market.
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