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FT Health: Goodbye Big Tobacco, hello Big Vape

Ecigarettes, Cape Town’s Day Zero, music and dementia
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

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DEMENTIA symptoms include memory loss, confusion and difficulty following a conversation. You could lower your risk of brain decline by adding this cheap fruit to your diet, revealed ITV Lorraine ’s Dr Hilary.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Source: BMJ - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
But no link found with hayfever medications.
Source: Alzheimers Society - Category: Geriatrics Source Type: news
DEMENTIA symptoms can include memory loss, poor judgement and misplacing household items, such as placing an iron in a fridge. You can improve your memory by trying these games.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
A BOY of four has forgotten how to say his first words – “mama” and “daddy” – after being struck down with dementia.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
A BOY of four has forgotten how to say his first words – “mama” and “daddy” – after being struck down with dementia.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
While various neurological disorders show abnormalities of both skin and cardiac sympathetic nerve functions, their relationship and clinical relevance have not been fully clarified. We investigated the relationship between abnormalities of the sympathetic skin responses (SSR) and 123I-metaiodobenzyl-guanidine (MIBG) myocardial scintigraphy in neurological disorders. We recorded both of these examinations in 19 patients with Parkinson ’s disease or dementia with Lewy bodies, 7 with multiple system atrophy, 7 with other parkinsonism and 10 with others diseases.
Source: Clinical Neurophysiology - Category: Neuroscience Authors: Source Type: research
We learned from 2 highly innovative, RCT-based studies1,2 published in your journal that if a companion robot or “interactive surfaces” technology is introduced into the care mix, older people smile and socialize more frequently, become more active and talkative, and their Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) decreased. Others3–5 similarly report positive impacts. But how can we meas ure the impacts of robotics-aided care on older people's quality of life? In order to answer this question, Japanese researchers designed a study, using the International Classification of Functioning, Di...
Source: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association - Category: Health Management Authors: Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research
Up to two million people in England take anticholinergics, for depression and Parkinson's disease.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Patients are being warned not to stop taking prescribed drugs but to consult their doctor.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
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