FDA Approves New Medical Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that affects memory, comprehension, and motor skills. Currently, Alzheimer’s affects an estimated 6.2 million Americans. This devastating illness can have a profound impact on the lives of those who are diagnosed with the disease, as well as their loved ones.  Previously, the only available treatment for symptoms…

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Exercise and Mental Health: Does Working Out Make You Happier?

Today it’s well known that exercise and regular physical activity activity acts as some of the best preventative health measures you can take. A healthy lifestyle combats the risk of obesity, diabetes, heart disease, cancer, and so many more diseases and ailments. But, considering your mental health is just as important as your physical health one may wonder if exercise could have or has the same positive effects for the mind.

Sundowner’s Syndrome: What You Need To Know

If you have a friend or family member suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease or dementia, you know how destructive these conditions can be. Individuals gradually lose cognitive skills and functions, resulting in memory loss and the inability to carry out daily tasks. Some patients experience symptoms that increase in severity as nightfall comes, a series of behaviors commonly known as Sundowner’s Syndrome.