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Virtual reality coronation takes dementia patients down memory...

HINDHEAD, England (Reuters) - For 93-year-old Daphne Padfield, a dementia sufferer in an English care home, the arrival of a virtual reality (VR) headset offered a window back to the day in 1953 when Britain crowned its new queen. Reuters, 9 hours ago

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Social interaction, staff training reduce agitation in dementia patients

(Reuters Health) - An approach to nursing home care that fosters interest and social interaction among patients and staff may reduce agitation and other neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia sufferers and improve their quality of life, a recent trial suggests.
 Reuters9 hours ago Dementia Care can Improve with Social Interaction  Med India2 weeks ago

Heavy Drinking - A Major Risk for Dementia

Alcohol use disorders are the most important preventable risk factors for the onset of all types of dementia, especially early-onset dementia.
 Med India2 days ago Heavy drinking biggest risk factor for dementia: Lancet  Business Standard2 days ago Excessive alcohol use linked to early dementia risk  Business Standard2 days ago Heavy alcohol use biggest risk factor for dementia: study  Business Standard2 days ago
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Congenital Heart Disease may Increase Risk of Dementia in Adults

Middle-age adult survivors of congenital heart disease (CHD) are at a greater risk for early dementia, finds a new study.
 Med India2 days ago Risk of dementia higher in people with congenital heart disease  Business Standard2 days ago Congenital heart disease may up risk of early dementia  Prokerala2 days ago Being repetitive might be an early sign of Dementia  Business Standard2 months ago

Study shows Googling may lead to increased risk of dementia!

Using Google frequently to search for information, rather than using our brains, may increase the risk of dementia, a UK researcher has warned.
 DNA2 months ago Being overweight increases risk of dementia, suggests study  Business Standard2 months ago Higher BMI Increases Risk of Dementia  Med India2 months ago Obesity may increase dementia risk: study  Business Standard2 months ago
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Marriage linked to lower risk of dementia

The widowed have a 20 per cent increased risk of developing dementia compared to married individuals Being married, or ever having been married, comes with a much lower risk of developing dementia compared to being a lifelong bachelor or bachelorette, a new ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Marriage linked to lower dementia risk  Reuters2 months ago Marriage May Help Stave Off Dementia Risk  Med India2 months ago Getting married could keep dementia at bay!  DNA2 months ago

Dementia, Cognitive Impairment More Prevalent in Rural Life

Increased educational attainment has helped to mitigate cognitive decline among seniors in rural communities, according to a new study.
 Med India2 months ago Age-related Hearing Loss Increases Risk of Cognitive Decline, Dementia  Med India2 months ago Hearing loss in old-age ups risk of dementia  Business Standard2 months ago Old age not necessarily a risk factor for surgical complications  Reuters4 weeks ago

Walking Test to Diagnose Dementia

Simple walking test helps in the diagnoses of sleeping disorders like idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH) and progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) that are caused due to the damage of the brain nerve cells.
 Med India1 day ago

Communication Therapy Helps Couples Dealing With Dementia

Creative couples' intervention significantly helps people with Alzheimer's communicate. Communication intervention helps family caregivers and spouses.
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E-Health can Help Prevent Heart Disease and Dementia in Elderly

Development of an innovative e-Health intervention for senior citizens can help improve their lifestyle and prevent heart disease and cognitive decline.
 Med India2 days ago Childhood heart defects tied to early dementia  Reuters1 week ago Childhood heart defect survivors at high dementia risk  Prokerala1 week ago Childhood Heart Defects may Increase the Risk of Premature Dementia  Med India1 week ago
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