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18 minutes | Oct 5, 2016
Warning From Not Taking Blood Pressure Medication
High blood pressure, commonly referred to as the â€œsilent killer,â€ often has no symptoms and greatly increases risk for heart attack and stroke.
20 minutes | Mar 21, 2016
"Some patients believe that prayer is essential to their healing," said Ivey, a 15-year chaplain at Baptist Health Louisville. "Some patients just like having that extra support.
2 minutes | Mar 21, 2016
Alzheimers Disease in Spanish
At the time, fewer than 2 million Americans had Alzheimerâ€™s; today, the number of people with the disease has soared to nearly 5.4 million.
5 minutes | Mar 21, 2016
Alzheimers Disease Plagues and Tangles
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a condition that causes abnormal changes in the brain mainly affecting memory and other mental abilities. Alzheimer's is a disease, not a normal part of aging. Loss of memory is the usual firs
5 minutes | Mar 15, 2016
What is Dementia and Alzheimers
Due to the physical and emotional toll of caregiving, Alzheimerâ€™s and dementia caregivers had $9.7 billion in additional health care costs of their own in 2014.
6 minutes | Mar 15, 2016
Stages of Dementia and Alzheimers Disease
Friends and family of people with Alzheimerâ€™s and other dementias provided an estimated 17.9 billion hours of unpaid care, a contribution to the nation valued at $217.7 billion.
4 minutes | Mar 15, 2016
Health Benefits of Peanut Butter
The disease can be devastating to patients and their families. Although the reasons arenâ€™t fully understood, there does seem to be a link between a healthful lifestyle and a decrease in cognitive impairment.
50 minutes | Mar 14, 2016
Music Therapy Helps Alzheimers Disease
Alzheimerâ€™s Disease is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States Almost 2/3 of Americanâ€™s with Alzheimerâ€™s are women 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimerâ€™s or another dementia.
29 minutes | Mar 14, 2016
Zekel Healthcare Corporation , Clinical Data technology with designed platforms, various applications, mobility, tools, apps for healthcare management.
46 minutes | Mar 14, 2016
Living Alone Senior
Those seniors who are low-income or live in poverty are even more likely to live at home rather than in a facility, even if they require more care. The numbers for individuals with Alzheimerâ€™s or dementia are, qui
23 minutes | Mar 14, 2016
Alzheimers Disease Month History
As many as 5.1 million Americans are diagnosed with Alzheimerâ€™s disease, and that number could more than double in the next few decades
34 minutes | Mar 14, 2016
Two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimerâ€™s disease are women, and 5.1 million are people over age 65. About 200,000 persons are under age 65, suffering early onset of Alzheimerâ€™s.
24 minutes | Mar 14, 2016
Healthy Mediterranean Diet Benefits
The best way to reduce your risk of dementia is to adapt various aspects of your lifestyle, including eating certain foods, taking regular exercise, not smoking, and maintaining normal blood pressure and cholesterol leve
55 minutes | Mar 14, 2016
Black Americans with Alzheimers Disease
Studies show that older African Americans are almost twice as likely as whites to develop Alzheimerâ€™s disease for genetic, biological and socioeconomic reasons. Diet and even the stress of experiencing racism can
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