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02 December, 2013 - USA Today

Day trips and special entertainment programs are proving to be an effective and enjoyable treatment for both patients with Alzheimer’s and their loved ones, coordinators at the Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center at the University of Michigan are...

02 December, 2013 - Science Direct

A study conducted by researchers at the University of Eastern Finland found that patients with diagnosed Alzheimer’s disease are more likely to experience ischaemic heart disease than patients without any Alzheimer’s diagnosis. However, Alzheimer’s...

29 November, 2013 - Homecare.co.uk

Four girls of the United Kingdom’s Tunbridge Wells Girls Grammar Schools wrote a song to raise awareness about dementia and loneliness among the elderly during the holiday season. The students — Emily Camburn, Leah Holm-Mercer, Eleanor Hennebry and...

29 November, 2013 - Plos One

Western University researchers have found overlaps among three major learning difficulties in school-age children: dyslexia, specific language impairment and dyscalculia. The study is the first of its kind and the team has also deveveloped a short...

29 November, 2013 - American Journal of Medicine

The Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston recently published a finding that obesity, higher body mass index, larger waist circumference and lower levels of physical activity could all be risk factors for hearing loss in women. Lead author Sharon...

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